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  • to Ferrol, leaving behind three of the dullest sailers; and thus when on 9 Aug. Calder, with a squadron again reduced to nine ships, came off Ferrol, he
    384 bytes (1,316 words) - 09:35, 4 March 2013
  • John Borlase Warren [q.v.] in the expeditions to Quiberon Bay and against Ferrol. The Ajax afterwards joined the Mediterranean fleet under Lord Keith, with
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  • and was employed in the following year in the blockade of the ports of Ferrol and Corunna, in which (amongst other ports) ships were preparing for the
    288 bytes (621 words) - 13:12, 8 April 2015
  • beautiful valley at the head of a land-locked bay 23 miles northeast of Ferrol. The harbor is well sheltered, but shallow, and has no wharves; the town
    528 bytes (76 words) - 23:26, 22 November 2012
  • brigs, and attended, as Midshipman, the expeditions of 1800 to Quiberon and Ferrol. In May, 1802, at which period the Captain, in command of Capt. Chas. Boyles
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  • Pulteney's expedition against Ferrol. He was one of the officers who returned home in disgust at Pulteney's refusal to attack Ferrol. In 1804 Ferguson was appointed
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  • Fernando is one of the three principal naval ports of Spain; together with Ferrol and Cartagena it is governed by an admiral who has the distinctive title
    234 bytes (238 words) - 21:29, 1 May 2014
  • to the Walcheren, he was much employed, during that period, off Brest, Ferrol,and Corunna, as also in the Baltic and Tagus. In the course of 1813 he successively
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  • during which period he appears to have been employed at the blockade of Ferrol and of Toulon, as also, for 18 months, of a French and Venetian squadron
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  • in 1762 he submitted to the British government a plan for an attack on Ferrol. His suggestion was not adopted, but it led to his selection by the 2nd
    383 bytes (950 words) - 23:06, 25 February 2015
  • 1793, commanded a brigade in Ireland (Londonderry) in 1798–9, and in the Ferrol expedition and before Cadiz in 1800. He commanded a line brigade in Egypt
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  • 1790 Hutt commissioned the Lizard frigate. In September he was sent off' Ferrol to get intelligence of the Spanish force, and brought back the news that
    366 bytes (380 words) - 15:50, 29 January 2011
  • as Fst.-cl. Vol., on board the Tonnant 80, Capt. Sir Edw. Pellew, off Ferrol. He removed as Midshipman, in June, 1804, to the Prince 98, commanded by
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  • Française, iii. 179), then carrying important despatches from Villeneuve at Ferrol to Rochefort. Tozer was dangerously wounded in the shoulder, and, after
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  • Maitland, he took part, in the following Aug., while on his return from Ferrol, in a self-sought and very gallant skirmish fought by that frigate with
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  • gazetted next year assistant-surgeon to the royals, served in Holland, at Ferrol, in Egypt, the Mediterranean, the West Indies, and through the Peninsular
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  • lieutenant on 15 March 1799, serving with that regiment in the expedition to Ferrol in 1800. After becoming captain on 25 June 1803, he saw service in Sicily
    327 bytes (470 words) - 10:04, 15 April 2013
  • became lieutenant on 21 Aug. 1797. He served in Pulteney's expedition to Ferrol in 1800, and in the expedition to Egypt, and was wounded in the battle of
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  • Inniskillings, to which rank he was promoted on 31 Dec. 1799, in the expedition to Ferrol in 1800; and in the Egyptian campaign of 1801, including all the operations
    314 bytes (442 words) - 09:48, 31 January 2011
  • Midshipman, on board the Hero 74, Capt. Hon. Alan Hyde Gardner, employed off Ferrol, and – with the exception of two short intervals in the years 1806 and 1812
    496 bytes (208 words) - 17:52, 15 May 2014

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