A platform high on a warship’s mast on which guns or marksmen can be stationed.
- Lookouts were posted at the top yard of each mast and in the fighting tops.
- A face peered over from the fighting top, watching her despondent figure disappear below decks.
- Something dark could be seen through the wooden slats of the fighting top.
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