But do "tramp steamers" have davits?
More likely be a crane?
Originally Posted by zedboy
Ok, I'll bite. I'm not sure you're on the path to winning any Oscars here, but I think we should be a friendly bunch.
The things you use to hoist a dinghy out of the water are davits.
A naval architect might call it a screw, but normal people call it the prop.