Then out of the mist, a whirring of helicopter blades, and, deus ex machina, a man descends fromt he chopper to winch you aboard.
Video of the search shows the winch struggling to cope with the stormy conditions.
Finally a guide line ran from the nose of the rocket to a third winch.
I was awakened in the small hours by the rattle of the winch.
The winch and portcullis are still in existence in Monk Bar, and in working order.
A blunder of mine, when I went to the winch to get up anchor, settled the question.
Austin gasped with astonishment as well as relief when the winch stopped at last.
Here was the winch, after much service, accounting for a grilse in Norway!
The dust box is to be rolled over the floor and the brush revolved by a winch.
The angler thereupon cut it at the winch and the line was recovered.