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  • In 2008, the Blue Mountain skiing area added the Dreamweaver Trail, a cruiser that is 100 feet wide throughout the entirety of the trail.
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  • The career of another promising cruiser, the "Nashville," was summarily ended by the Federal monitor "Montauk" (February 28, 1863).
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  • There were 2 old despatch boats and 2 old unarmoured gunboats, a steel training cruiser, the " Zaragoza," and 5 small modern gunboats.
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  • The intervention of President Roosevelt and of President Diaz of Mexico brought about an armistice on the 19th of July, and the so-called "Marblehead Pact" was signed on the following day on board the United States cruiser "Marblehead."
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  • In August he left the gulf in a fruitless search for the Confederate cruiser "Sumter."
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  • For his health the king visited California in the United States cruiser " Charleston " in November 1890, and died on the 10th of January 1891 in San Francisco.
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  • The cause of the troubles under President Cordero was the assistance lent by Ecuador to Chile in the matter of the sale of the cruiser Esmeralda to the Japanese government in 1894, in the middle of the Japanese-Chinese War.
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  • On the 1st of December the United States broke off diplomatic relations with Nicaragua, and in an official note Secretary Knox described the Zelayan administration as a "blot on the history" of the republic. Fighting at Bluefields was prevented by the U.S. cruiser "Des Moines" (r8th December), an example followed at Greytown by the British cruiser "Scylla"; but elsewhere along the Atlantic coast the insurgents gained many victories.
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  • The silver was conveyed abroad in a British manof-war, and disposed of partly for the purchase of a fast steamer to be fitted as an auxiliary cruiser and partly in payment for other kinds of war material.
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  • A fast cruiser was immediately sent in pursuit, but only succeeded in overhauling the rebel ship after she was at her destination.
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  • In 1909-10 the fleet comprised one cruiser, seven gunboats, eight torpedo-boats, six coastguard vessels, a training-ship, a despatch-boat, a ship for the mining service and numerous vessels for naval police.
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  • In the Chino-Japanese War of 1894-95 he was in command of a cruiser, and subsequently became admiralsuperintendent at Yokosuka.
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  • But the blowing up of the American cruiser Maine in the port of Havana added fuel to the agitation in the United States against Spanish rule in Cuba.
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  • In 2000 Boeing announced a plan for a supersonic airliner - the Sonic Cruiser.
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  • It had suffered from various abuses over the years and did not exactly enhance the appearance of our " Classic Freeman Cruiser " .
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  • The Germans lost 1 old battleship, a battle cruiser and 9 smaller ships, along with 3,000 men.
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  • Diverted from exercise after Tees pilot cutter reported small cabin cruiser at mouth of River Tees in possible danger from sea and weather conditions.
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  • Our pride and joy is " HEART'S CONTENT ", an Ocean 34 aft cabin cruiser built by Broom.
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  • This was a 43 foot cruiser with center cockpit control, plus both forward and aft cockpits.
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  • Not bad for a reasonably heavy displacement Swedish built cruiser without using a kite.
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  • The armored cruiser was launched on 27 May 1895.
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  • The second GOOD HOPE is an 18-gun twin-screw cruiser, launched at Fairfield in 1901.
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  • A good way to explore the waterways is on a self-drive cruiser.
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  • The argentine cruiser " Buenos Aires ", which is illustrated, is quite one of the most interesting vessels ever built at Elswick.
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  • What the devil is there to astonish anybody about a cross-town cruiser with a red water line?
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  • His first ship was the Laurentic an armed merchant cruiser which was sunk by enemy action in the Irish Channel.
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  • Cruiser style touring ability A conventional cruiser style touring ability A conventional cruiser's riding ergonomics owe little to practicality.
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  • A cabin cruiser consider them to be obtained from.
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  • Shared the pontoon with a 61 ' motor cruiser.
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  • The conference dinner will be held on board the historic WWII battle cruiser HMS Belfast.
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  • We have chartered this elegant 26 berth cruiser exclusively for our group.
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  • In 1915 she was converted into an Armed merchant cruiser.
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  • Seen from a speeding luxury cruiser, Mallorca looked enticing.
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  • Also the covering cruiser HMS Bermuda was relieved by the Canadian destroyer HMCS Athabaskan and the British destroyer HMS Grenville.
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  • She later damaged another merchantman and scored four hits on the Kent Class cruiser HMS Berwick before withdrawing.
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  • Britain's greatest soldier, Lord Kitchener, died on the cruiser HMS Hampshire, sunk by mines off Orkney's west coast in 1916.
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  • As the convoy got closer to Malta another cruiser, nine destroyers, four fleet minesweepers and six minesweeping launches joined the escorting ships.
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  • An auxiliary cruiser now escorted the tanker on a course of 80° at a speed of 8 knots.
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  • We escorted the troopships for a couple of days, finally being relieved by our fellow cruiser, HMS Glasgow.
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  • A power cruiser which nose dived into the back of a large wave shattering the windscreen with shards of glass cutting the crew.
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  • The programme of construction which this initial expenditure was to cover was fixed at two battleships of about 16,000 tons displacement, one armoured cruiser of about 12,000 tons displacement, some few auxiliary vessels (destroyers and gunboats), and a floating dock to lift about 17,000 tons.
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  • Chemulpo under the eyes of the Russian cruiser " Variag," and next day he attacked and destroyed the Variag " and some smaller war-vessels in the harbour, and the rest of the 1st Army (General Kuroki) was gradually brought over during February and March, in spite of an unbeaten and, under Makarov's regime, an enterprising hostile navy.
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  • On 2 May 1982 HMS Conqueror torpedoed the Argentine cruiser the General Belgrano.
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  • The second Argyll is a 10-gun twin-screw cruiser, launched at Greenock in 1904.
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  • The best known example of a cruiser motorcycle is a Harley Davidson.
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  • Choppers are customized cruiser motorcycles.
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  • The majority of the Holland America fleet is comprised of smaller, intimate vessels that coordinate well with the line's generally older passengers and offer a gracious experience for any cruiser.
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  • Particularly popular from northern ports during the winter busy season, the eastern Caribbean offers a delightful tropical getaway suitable for any cruiser.
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  • It does help to have a specific cruise line and itinerary in mind and therefore may initially appeal more to the experienced cruiser who knows exactly what they want.
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  • If you are a novice cruiser, then you might find it challenging to figure out what to bring along on your weeklong voyage.
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  • Visit the Smart Cruiser page for seniors and sign up for a free account to find special rates.
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  • If you are a frugal and flexible cruiser, then you will be happy to know there are dozens of last minute cruises from Galveston offered on a yearly basis.
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  • In addition, if you are a first time cruiser, you may not like the limited options available to you.
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  • Although luxury class expedition cruises are smaller in size, everything a world cruiser would want and need is packed into these cozy luxury liners.
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  • Your visibility and control of the plane make it a challenge when trying to land on a battle cruiser or other short strips of rough terrain.
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  • It is also cool to board a large space battle cruiser with one of your own ships and then invade it with your marines to take control of it.
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  • She hangs up the phone to call the police, and they report that a cruiser is on the way, but that they traced the call and it's coming from inside the house.
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  • Give me another hour and go see Fitzgerald, in his cruiser.
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  • Meanwhile Thiers had given place to Marshal Macmahon, who effected a decided improvement in Franco-Italian relations by recalling from Civitavecchia the cruiser Ornoque, which since 1870 had been stationed in that port at the disposal of the pope in case he should desire to quit Rome.
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  • The Greek government now despatched an ironclad and a cruiser to Canea, which were followed a few days later by a torpedo flotilla commanded by Prince George.
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  • Meanwhile Napoleon, after narrow escapes from royalist mobs in Provence, was conducted in the British cruiser "Undaunted" to Elba.
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  • The armoured cruiser was to carry four pairs of 9.2-in.
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  • In addition, the Austrian boats numbered about 11, large and small, and one of these torpedoed the French cruiser " Leon Gambetta " in Ionian waters on April 27.
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  • Menou sent him away from Egypt, and on his passage he was captured by an English cruiser and taken to London, where he had a good reception among the Whigs and was well received by Fox.
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  • There can be little doubt that neither in guns nor in gunnery was the British squadron capable of meeting the enemy, and long before the fatal day it should have been reinforced by at least two cruisers of the 1st Cruiser Squadron, all of which were ships in long commission with good armament.
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  • He was promoted to be rear-admiral in 1895, and in 1896 and 1897 he was in command of the cruiser division in east Asiatic waters.
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  • Soon afterwards he was transferred to the navy and cruised in the West Indies, until, when blockaded by a British cruiser, he left his ship and travelled through the United States.
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  • The navy, many of the officers of which are Danes and Norwegians, comprises a steel twin-screw cruiser of 2500 tons which serves as the royal yacht, four steel gunboats of between 500 and 700 tons all armed with modern quick-firing guns, two torpedo-boat destroyers and three torpedo boats, with other craft for river and coast work.
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  • During the progress of the Civil War American feeling had been greatly exasperated by the losses inflicted on commerce by the cruiser " Alabama," which, it was claimed, was allowed to leave a British port in violation of international law.
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  • While he did not succeed in preventing the French occupation of Mexico or the escape of the Confederate cruiser "Alabama" from England, his diplomacy prepared the way for a future adjustment satisfactory to the United States of the difficulties with these powers.
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  • The German battle cruiser " Goeben " eluded the British Mediterranean fleet and got safely into the Sea of Marmora; three British cruisers were sunk by submarines in the North Sea; and a British squadron under Adml.
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  • In November Admiral Mello left Rio de Janeiro in the armoured cruiser " Aquidaban " and went to Desterro, the naval forces in Rio Bay being left in charge of Admiral Saldanha da Gama, an ardent monarchist, who had thrown in his lot with the insurgent cause.
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  • The government maintains a naval school at Flores, a school of mechanics in Buenos Aires, an artillery school on the cruiser " Patagonia," and a school for torpedo practice at La Plata.
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