We had a tripping line on it, so we tripped the sea-anchor and hauled it in.
That sea-anchor is overboard, and we're able to keep fairly clear of water.
At daylight we found our sea-anchor and the rudder had both gone.
Within the hour all canvas had to be furled and the sea-anchor streamed.
The heavy painter had been lost when the sea-anchor went adrift.
A drag or sea-anchor, ...