The bow of the surf–boat was headed for The Harbor, after a season of waiting.
This is a surf–boat, but there are in the service some life–boat stations.
They whistled for a surf boat, but it was some time before one put out.
The present day masūla or mussoola boat, or surf boat of the Coromandel Coast, is of the same build as several centuries ago.
We were a silent, gloomy crew indeed as we thrust the surf boat afloat, clambered in, and shipped the oars.
The Elder Dempster skipper, leaning over the side of his bridge, watched the surf boat rising and falling in the swell.
On the following morning, they landed in a surf boat, and were fortunate in getting ashore without being drenched.
You don't mean that these surf boat crews are paid to save the cargo, and that human life is left to the care of the government?
I was ordered to take a surf boat and investigate for a landing and an anchorage.