Examples from the Web for forepart
At night, when the hammocks were piped down, the three went to theirs in the forepart of the ship.From Powder Monkey to Admiral|W.H.G. Kingston
From Yokohama to Montreal is a long day's journey, and the forepart is uninviting.Letters of Travel (1892-1913)|Rudyard Kipling
He found that a hole or two had been made in the forepart of the deck, and a couple of yards of the bulwarks carried away.In Clive's Command|Herbert Strang
A transverse line drawn from one auditory foramen to the other traverses, as usual, the forepart of the occipital foramen.On Some Fossil Remains of Man|Thomas H. Huxley
Bitts, bits, n. a frame in the forepart of a ship round which the cables are passed when the vessel rides at anchor.