St Andrew the Apostle patron of miners, mariners, against fever, convulsions, neck and throat pain, single women, women who wish to become mothers, old maids, sailmakers, ropemakers, and more..
Marlinspikes. Used in splicing wire and fiber rope
Fraserburgh sailmakers. Scotland
Sailmaker’s seam rubber. Used for flattening seams (creasing before) after stitching.
This is a really stunning piece of canvas work stitching!
Bench hook used in sailmaking, ca. 1900
Early 19th century "tar-bucket" with rope handle.