How to use Galley in a sentence
Ali Pasha was slain and his galley taken.
The galley was occupied by three hulking men at a table.
The product is then distilled from Stourbridge clay retorts, arranged in a galley furnace, previously heated to a red heat.
The most stirring episode in the history of the Peiraeus is the seizure of Munychia by Thrasybulus and the exiles from Phyle, and the consequent destruction of the "30 tyrants" in 404 B.C. The three chief arsenals of the Peiraeus were named Munychia, Zea and Cantharus, and they contained galley slips for 82, 196 and 94 slips respectively in the 4th century B.C.
After the defeat of the Spanish Armada, Don Pedro's galley was brought into Torbay; and William, prince of Orange, landed at Torbay on the 5th of November 1688.Advertisement
In February 1700 Dampier called at Juan Fernandez and while there Captain Straddling of the "Cinque Porte" galley quarrelled with his men, forty-two of whom deserted but were afterwards taken on board by Dampier; five seamen, however, remained on shore.
She frequently occurs on coins of the empire, standing between a modius (corn-measure) and the prow of a galley, with ears of corn in one hand and a cornucopia in the other; sometimes she holds a rudder or an anchor.
Boat-building was begun in Pittsburg in 1797 or earlier; the galley " President Adams," built by the government, was launched here in 1798, and the " Senator Ross," completed in the same year, was launched in 1799.
The space galley was added in 2005 and includes a fully working planetarium.
Page proofs All first or corresponding authors will receive galley proofs for checking.Advertisement
The next speaker, Rev Giles Galley -a ringer with a rather racy reputation as a raconteur -did not let us down.
A galley slave, for instance, has the privilege of stealing with impunity.
Howard caught two more squid, which the galley prepared for entre.
For long voyages the sailing vessel replaced the medieval galley rowed by oars.
The galley area is totally enclosed in typical Freeman quality varnished woodwork, with matched veneer or timber.Advertisement
Among the works of benevolence with which his name is associated are the establishment of a hospital for galley slaves at Marseilles, the institution of two establishments for foundlings at Paris, and the organization of the "Filles de la Charite," to supplement the work of the confreries, whose members were mainly married women with domestic duties.
He escaped in a Venetian galley to Negropont, and then proceeded to Athens, thence to Apulia, finally to France.
On the 3rd of May "the sea caravan" sailed from Voronezh, "Captain Peter Aleksyeevich" commanding the galley-flotilla from the galley "Principium," built by his own hand.
Troops were required for sentry duties, galley duties, messroom and general cleaning duties and of course spud bashing.
For extended civilized cruising, the stylish interior includes comfortable two stateroom accommodations, a large, well-equipped galley and ample storage.Advertisement
Galley or peninsula kitchens are made of two parallel work areas centered around an aisle of floor space.
Galley - A galley kitchen basically looks like a corridor, consisting of two opposing counters at least 42" apart that also hold the appliances.
Informational activities including galley tours, port lectures, and expert talks.
Stewards are also responsible for washing dishes and cleaning up the galley.
Galley kitchens or small kitchens can benefit from having a color with a cool undertone applied to the walls.Advertisement
Most feature a galley kitchen, living area, bedroom and bathroom.
Many people who want to create their own RVs opt to build teardrop style camping trailers.Teardrop trailers sleep two comfortably and there is an area for cooking under the rear hatch or galley lid.
Don't have enough time for 212 minutes of Ben-Hur but want a taste of galley slave life and a good old-fashioned blood 'n guts chariot race?
Today she wanted to see the window to space in the galley Evelyn wanted her to see.
While not strictly a meat-and-potatoes guy, he felt more comfortable with a meal he could recognize, like the weekday special at Uncle Sally's Galley, not something tiny and exotic, wrapped in dainty strands of imported grass.
After a quick supper of pastrami and fruit at Uncle Sally's Galley, Dean pedaled 27 hard miles, working up a good sweat and a painful case of shin splints.
Among the works of benevolence with which his name is associated are the establishment of a hospital for galley slaves at Marseilles.
In 1798, when the French occupied Rome, Consalvi was imprisoned in the castle of St Angelo, together with other papal officials, in retaliation for the murder of General Duphot; a proposal to whip him through the streets was defeated by the French general in command, but, after three months' confinement, he was deported with a crowd of galley slaves to Naples, and his property was confiscated as that of "an enemy of the Roman republic."
In an action with a galley of the Knights of Saint John, then established at Rhodes, Elias was killed and Arouj taken prisoner; the latter was ransomed by a Turkish pasha and returned to the sea.
He had been taken prisoner by Dragut, who made him row for a year as a galley slave till ransomed.
The voyage of Thomas Forrest (1774) in the " Tartar galley " of 10 tons, and his account of New Guinea (Voyage to New Guinea and the Moluccas, London, 1780), are still full of interest.
This led to the explanation of the name as derived from the head of an ox having served as the galley's figurehead.
A ruined church on the island of Inchdorey, and castles on Galley Head, at Dunnycove, and at Dunowen, together with a stone circle, are the principal antiquities in the neighbourhood.
With other captives, John Knox was put aboard a French galley.
To the west of that gate, on the site of Kadriga Limani (the Port of the Galley), was the harbour of Julian, or, as it was named later, the harbour of Sophia (the empress of Justin II.).
The Cantonalists, who were largely galley slaves and deserters, seized the important harbour of Carthagena and the ships in.
In fact, she felt angry, and she wanted to see the galley to confirm this all wasn't an elaborate hallucination.
However, an empty pint of Jack Daniel's on the galley table made the observation somewhat less credible.
Philip Galley (Dr_Galley) Wed, 28 Jun 2006 Religion Thread WEll said Adam.
The cabin features a self-contained galley where our first class cabin attendant can provide you with hot or cold meals to suit your taste.
And when Paris eventually returns as Aphrodite's augur his galley is, of course, a flying bedstead.
The galley was hand built from the ground up and contains no chipboard or mdf carcases.
Previous examinations had wrongly concluded it was either a Danish galley or a mid-nineteenth century merchant ship.
The renovation resulted in a small galley kitchen and pantry along the back of the house leading to a cozy den.
The House of Worship was then expropriated again and made into an art galley.
Kitchen galley The unit has a fully equipped kitchen galley situated at the rear of the vehicle adjacent to the rear lounge.
The trailer is ready to go with full air conditioning, fitted simple galley and lounge layout in the step area.
He added Kintyre to his domain by having a galley portaged across the isthmus at Tarbert, Loch Fyne.
The boat is equipped with a small galley, complete with fridge freezer.
For a casual atmosphere, choose the L-shaped lounge dining with a large open galley aft.
The remainder of that weekend was spent installing the basics of the new galley.
The process on vegetablesthe galley is us usually had the northern lights.
The bright galley kitchen seats up to 3 people at a pretty round table in the window overlooking Leith walk.
I counted 22 bullet holes and one large hole where a shell splinter had entered, finishing in the galley.
And when they're ready to move beyond the basics, a galley of finished works will give readers inspiration to try their hand at some true bead art.
A few minutes later in Uncle Sally's Galley on Butler Street, Fred was hiding behind his menu, embarrassed to be out in public before shaving.
She'd avoided the galley Evelyn had tried for three days to drag her to and said it would prove they were on a ship after she challenged Evelyn to prove it wasn't a dream.