Words nearby ice anchor
Origin of ice anchor
Example sentences from the Web for ice anchor
Shortly before noon further progress was barred by heavy pack, and we put an ice-anchor on the floe and banked the fires.South!|Sir Ernest Shackleton
It came sailing swiftly by, and into it they planted an ice-anchor attached to a tow line.
Then began a heart-breaking task of warping through the pack with ice-anchor, cable and winch.Adrift in the Arctic Ice Pack|Elisha Kent Kane
The cable and the ice-anchor, the latter a heavy piece of iron, shaped like the letter S, excited much interest.Travels in North America, From Modern Writers|William Bingley
It condescendingly offered to do tugboat service for the "Advance," and invited its captain to throw aboard an ice-anchor.