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  • that event to the Mauritius – encountering on his passage a very fearful hurricane, which rendered it necessary for his guns to be thrown overboard. Commander
    501 bytes (552 words) - 09:55, 15 January 2015
  • until wrecked in a hurricane near Smyrna, 20 Feb. 1816. He has since been on half-pay. Lieut. Bigmaiden married, 14 July, 1830, Frances Ann, only child of
    485 bytes (370 words) - 08:34, 10 September 2015
  • 20 Feb. 1816, the Phosenix was at length unavoidably wrecked during a hurricane near Smyrna, a disaster solely attributable to the ignorance of her pilots
    514 bytes (996 words) - 13:02, 9 April 2014
  • of sugar on board the 'Frances,' from Java to Boston. After leaving her port of departure, the vessel encountered a hurricane, which compelled her to
    8 KB (1,195 words) - 15:53, 19 June 2011
  • the 18th it came on to blow hard; the force of the wind increased to a hurricane; the ships, which were then off Malaga, were dispersed; several running
    330 bytes (1,294 words) - 08:26, 25 June 2013
  • his return whither he proved the main instrument, during a tremendous hurricane, of rescuing the vessel from destruction. Being officially promoted, 3
    498 bytes (645 words) - 16:24, 21 May 2014
  • still at St. David in the following April, when on the 12th a violent hurricane struck the coast. Most of the ships were happily at Trinco- malee; those
    384 bytes (3,802 words) - 21:03, 28 November 2011
  • and power was given to plant six thousand acres. In 1703 came the great hurricane, which Evelyn so deplores, uprooting some four thousand of the best oaks
    118 bytes (3,127 words) - 23:32, 28 September 2013
  • prevented. As usual, nothing happened. But it drove behind me like a hurricane as I ran towards the house, and the sound of it I can only liken to those
    32 KB (5,820 words) - 15:34, 15 April 2012
  • that "if" I turned my attention. "Of all impossible things," writes Miss Frances Power Cobbe, "the most impossible must surely be that a man should dream
    15 KB (2,625 words) - 14:53, 17 April 2012
  • Blackwood 112970The DamnedAlgernon Blackwood "I'm over forty, Frances, and rather set in my ways," I said good-naturedly, ready to yield if she
    413 bytes (31,832 words) - 15:56, 16 April 2012
  • phrases such as ‘the exquisite glorious delight’ of tropical scenery, ‘a hurricane of delight and astonishment,’ show that the fulfilment of his Cambridge
    362 bytes (11,506 words) - 18:55, 9 March 2012
  • re-enter the world, and they felt the full force of the revolutionary hurricane. Their lives, indeed, were never in danger, except from a possible repetition
    372 bytes (6,402 words) - 04:22, 9 May 2013
  • main topsail and reefed foresail. 11 " Storm with which she would be reduced to Storm stay-sails. 12 " Hurricane to which she could show No canvas.
    375 bytes (9,788 words) - 09:19, 31 July 2014
  • of Java, duly laden, for her return port; that she soon encountered a hurricane, which compelled the master to cut away her masts to save the vessel,
    24 KB (4,154 words) - 08:07, 2 July 2011
  • Hurricane
    400 bytes (27 words) - 20:13, 2 October 2012
  • anticipation of uncertain danger and troubles; and if I could have foreseen the hurricane and perfect hail-storm of affliction which soon fell upon me, well might
    75 KB (13,561 words) - 23:02, 13 December 2008
  • Tudmor (Palmyra) ; Asia Minor, Greece. Author of Pioneer Forecasters of Hurricanes, 1905; Pastoral Medicine, Sanford-Drum (Wagner, New York, 1905). Has contributed
    194 KB (21,871 words) - 06:06, 17 April 2012
  • government, the bishop, a college, &c.; it has suffered frequently from hurricane and fever. Bridgewater, Francis Egerton, 3rd Duke of, celebrated for his
    469 KB (70,311 words) - 12:10, 23 August 2014
  • short distance, the gentle zephyr of insurrection had become a perfect hurricane of revolution, and though the arms of the insurgents were so rude and
    316 bytes (16,213 words) - 08:31, 11 June 2013

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