Terminology from the Age of Sail

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Port: The left hand side of a ship, looking from aft forward. Formerly called larboard.
Port-Piece: Generally a term for a smaller or short range ships cannon firing 8 to 12 pound shot. Sometimes all the ships guns were referred to as port-pieces.

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