Trip to the far west [of England.].

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Sherwood, Gilbert & Piper, 1840 - 192 pages
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Page 24 - 2.) This depressed the bow twelve inches, without perceptibly raising the stern end. The vessel was then in the situation of one in which collision had taken place. For accuracy sake, I here state, that the bow and stern sections are each

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