Shipwrights sentence example

shipwrights
  • The people are excellent shipwrights and do a considerable trade in schooners built of native wood.
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  • During nearly a quarter of a century he was engaged in negotiations with the government for the erection of a "Panopticon," for the central inspection of convicts; a plan suggested to him by a building designed by his brother Samuel, for the better supervision of his Russian shipwrights.
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  • Any form of clinker hull, even the triple clinker of the late medieval English shipwrights, was totally unsuitable for such treatment.
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  • St Mary's Church with box pews dating from the 15th century and a roof constructed by local shipwrights.
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  • Members of the Navy Board tended to be professional men drawn from the service, either officers or former shipwrights.
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  • The surveyor was also accompanied by professional barge shipwrights.
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  • Following the imprisonment of the Govan shipwrights, official trade union representatives called for a public inquiry into their case.
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  • St Mary 's Church with box pews dating from the 15th century and a roof constructed by local shipwrights.
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  • It was also planned to set up a shipwrights shop and forge nearby.
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  • Medford ships began to be famous shortly after the beginning of the 19th century, and by 1845 that town employed one quarter of all the shipwrights in the state.
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  • The almshouse established in 1592 by Sir John Hawkins for decayed seamen and shipwrights is still extant, the building having been re-erected in the 19th century; but the fund called the Chatham Chest, originated by Hawkins and Drake in 1588, was incorporated with Greenwich Hospital in 1802.
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