Schooner sentence example

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  • The first "schooner" was launched at Gloucester in 1713.
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  • In July 1812 a British squadron unsuccessfully attempted to capture a brig and schooner in the harbour.
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  • At the age of fourteen he went to sea in the merchant service, and was in command of a trading schooner at an early age.
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  • It is quite evident that the pirate schooner cannot be far off.
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  • On this occasion the authorities were more hostile than before to the Natal pioneers, for they confiscated the schooner on the ground that it was unregistered and that it came from a foreign port.
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  • When the United States navy was organized in 1798 he was included in the corps of naval officers, and appointed to the schooner "Retaliation."
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  • A passionate seaman, he owned a schooner, the Fiery Cross.
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  • To one unacquainted with the character of the schooner, the proceedings of her crew must have seemed unaccountable as well as surprising.
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  • He decided, therefore, to become a sailor, and, in 1848, tramping across the country to Cleveland, Ohio, he sought employment from the captain of a lake schooner.
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  • A Topsail Schooner has a square topsail on the foremast.
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  • There was at that time only one American vessel, the brig "Oneida" (16), and one armed prize, a schooner, on the lake.
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  • The tour includes Black Craig (400 ft.), on which the schooner "Star of Dundee" was wrecked in 1834; the grand stacks of North Gaulton Castle and Yesnaby Castle; the Hole of Row, a natural arch carved out by the ocean; Birsay, where are the ruins of the palace built by Robert Stewart, earl of Orkney (d.
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  • Blanche King A classic American schooner built in 1887, sunk in 1920.
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  • Day 8 A five-hour optional schooner cruise visiting the beaches and islands of Parati bay.
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  • Visit to Savaii in trading schooner weighing copra '.
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  • Shortly after the dynamite disaster a schooner, named Parallel, ran aground, and the north wing of the Cliff House was destroyed.
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  • Deering - This schooner left Barbados on January 9, 1921 and was last seen off the coast of North Carolina by lighthouse keeper Thomas Jacobson.
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  • The story of the schooner was not rife with trouble, like the Cyclops.
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  • Early in 1828 King, accompanied by two of Chaka's indunas, voyaged in the " Elizabeth and Susan," a small schooner built by the settlers, to Port Elizabeth.
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  • A short time afterwards the British government presented a small schooner to the king, and this afforded an opportunity for the Rev. William Ellis, the well-known missionary, to visit Honolulu with a number of Christian natives from the Society Islands.
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  • party first in a small steamer from South Georgia, then in a trawler from Montevideo, then in a little motor schooner from Punta Arenas, all of which were driven back by the ice floes near the South Shetlands, and finally in the " Yelcho," a tug from Punta Arenas, in which he reached the island on Aug.
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  • barque experience will take place on either the J.R. Tolkien, a 2 mast topsail schooner or the Artemis, a 3 mast bark.
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  • masted schooner built in 1860 and lost in 1883 carrying iron ore.
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  • The first ship was a 1925 built, three masted schooner, DAN.
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  • She captured a French schooner with 40 tons of cocoa and jewels valued at 12,000 pieces of eight.
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  • schooner built in 1887, sunk in 1920.
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  • Sale by auction of the wrecked schooner " William Thornborrow " of London.
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  • Some delegates also visited the Santa Eulalia, the three-masted schooner recently restored by the Museum.
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  • American schooner Sally, from Norfolk; laden with flour, captured by the boats of the squadron same date.
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  • But the gale which now began to buffet the little schooner was of more than ordinary violence.
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  • A planksoon other the four-masted schooner save the us went to the.
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  • schooner cruise visiting the beaches and islands of Parati bay.
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  • For her delivery voyage she was rigged as a topsail schooner, the mast being removed on arrival.
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  • Visit to Savaii in trading schooner weighing copra ' .
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  • To our first hunting club for windstar cruises to century schooner with.
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  • Cachalote I is a charming 96 foot schooner overall, with 86.6 feet on deck, offering First Class service.
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  • A topsail Schooner has a square topsail on the foremast.
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  • topsail schooner, the mast being removed on arrival.
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  • In May 1 775 a British schooner in the Mystic defended by a force of marines was taken by colonial militia under General John Stark and Israel Putnam, - one of the first conflicts of the War of Independence.
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  • The crew gets a schooner called the Hispaniola and set sail not knowing the problems they will face.
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  • In April 1888 he was at the coast of New Jersey for some weeks, and in June started for San Francisco, where he had ordered a schooner, the "Casco," to be ready to receive him.
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  • It is connected by lines of steamers with Miami and Port Tampa, with Galveston, Texas, with Mobile, Alabama, with Philadelphia and New York City, and with West Indian ports, and by regular schooner lines with New York City, the Bahamas, British Honduras, &c. There is now an extension of the Florida East Coast railway from Miami to Key West (1 55 m.).
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  • In 1802 the " Cumberland," a small schooner, landed at King's Island in Bass Strait, and in 1803 Lieutenant Bowen was sent by Governor King of New South Wales to form a settlement on the south coast of Van Diemen's Land.
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  • He is said to have forced a British schooner, probably a privateer, which attacked him when on his way from Bordeaux to St Thomas, to strike, but he did not take possession.
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