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These were the ships of His Majesty's Navy, herding the hulks of the East Indies merchants and the yachts and ketches of the loyalists.
from Brown Corpus
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These and ships
These remarkable ships and weapons, ranging the oceans, will be capable of accurate fire on targets virtually anywhere on earth.
These would once have been visible for many miles over the surrounding countryside, and no doubt once acted as a sea-mark for ships.
These shoals were too shallow to permit passage of larger warships, and so Brueys ordered his thirteen ships of the line to form up in a line of battle following the northeastern edge of the shoals to the south of the island, a position that allowed the ships to disembark supplies from their port side while covering the landings with their starboard batteries.
These proved crucial in 1813 and 1814, when Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington's army besieged the city in the Napoleonic Wars, only taking it when they used a bridge of ships across the Adour to position artillery around the city.
These ships carry equipment and supplies to support a major armed force with tanks, armoured personnel carriers, munitions, fuel, spare parts and even a mobile field hospital.
These included container ships for Air Force munitions, missiles and spare parts ; a 500-bed hospital ship, and floating storage and offloading units assigned to Military Sealift Command supporting the Defense Logistics Agency, and an offshore petroleum discharge system ( OPDS ) tanker ship.
These ships displaced 1, 850 tons and were armed with eight guns in four twin turrets and four torpedo tubes.
These ships had the size and displacement of the original torpedo boat destroyers that the contemporary destroyer had evolved from.
These vessels were significantly larger than wartime ships and had fully automatic main guns, unit Machinery, radar, sonar, and antisubmarine weapons such as the Squid mortar.
These were four of the most powerful ships in the world, but he positioned them so far away from his six battlecruisers that they were unable to take part in most of the engagement with Admiral Hipper's squadron of five battlecruisers.
These were used in cranes and aboard ships in Ancient Greece, as well as in mines, water pumps and siege engines in Ancient Rome.
Note: These totals include some foreign-owned ships registered here as a flag of convenience: Denmark 13 ( 2002 est.
These ships were considered to be “ general purpose ” ships, mainly used for fishing and trade, but occasionally were commissioned for military use.
These ships, delivered to MSC in the mid-1980s, built at Sun Shipbuilding & Drydock Co., Chester, Pennsylvania and converted at National Steel and Shipbuilding Company, San Diego.
These are much smaller than power reactors or those propelling ships, and many are on university campuses.
These ships were then released, and served as the core of the Athenians ' fleet throughout the rest of the war.
These include: 13 cargo ships, 1 passenger ship, 2 passenger / cargo ships, 2 petroleum tankers, 1 roll-on / roll-off.