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a-head a-stern action Admiral advantage anchor appears arrived attack attempt bearing boats bore bring British fleet brought cables Capt Captain carried centre chase circumstances close command considerable considered continued directed disabled distance division Dutch effect enemy enemy's engaged English Extract fire five flag force formed four French fleet frigates gallant given going guns hauled hour immediately intention island keep land larboard tack leading ships leeward letter line of battle Lord lost manner masts means minutes mode morning naval necessary never night o'clock object observed occasion officer particular passed past Plate position possible prevent rear received rest returned Royal sail sent ships shore shot side signal situation soon squadron standing starboard success suffered superior tack taken weather whole wind windward wounded