Examples from the Web for foreyard
I can see her bowsprit-cap hen she lifts; and half an hour ago I only saw her foreyard.Frank Mildmay|Captain Frederick Marryat
The foreyard, which did very well for mooring the anchors, was quite inadequate to the transport of passengers and provisions.In Search of the Castaways|Jules Verne
These vessels bore at their bowsprit, and at their cross-jack, as well as at the main and foreyard, groups of corpses.The Buccaneer Chief|Gustave Aimard
By this time the 'sun is over the foreyard' and all are settling down for a fine race.Yachting Vol. 2|Various.
Sir Edward, who was leaning on the foreyard, watched her with admiration, but extreme anxiety.The Life of Admiral Viscount Exmouth|Edward Osler