Anchor Line - Lumberjack Lingo

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Anchor Line A line attached to a small buoy and to one fluke of an anchor used in towing a raft of logs.  The fluke is that part of the anchor which fastens in the ground. It is employed to free the anchor when caught onto rocks or snags.
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L.G. Sorden Lumberjack Lingo Northword Edition
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