He was on the after thwart, his arms folded over the gunnel and his forehead resting on his arms.
A man now made his appearance from over the gunnel, at the gangway.
Every eye looked over the gunnel to witness what had occasioned such exclamations.
Soe we are going to lose not only Mr. Clement, but Mr. gunnel!
She was still hanging over the gunnel, with her eyes fixed downward, and she heeded not his approach.
Afterwards, Mr. gunnel proposed Enigmas and curious Questions.
The water too began to pour over the gunnel, and I thought that every wave would send us to the bottom.
He saw his danger, and meekly said, "I won't cough, gunnel!"
He must o' tried to keep afloat by clingin' t' the skiff, but she was down to her gunnel an' wouldn' keep a cat afloat.
Smallbones was lying close to the gunnel next to the stern of the cutter.
small marine fish, 1680s, of unknown origin; perhaps from Cornish.