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" Dutch had fuffered, and how little probability their was of regaining any thing by renewing the fight, he weighed about nine at night, and retired eaftward with the tide of flood'. The next day it was refolved in a council of war, held in the afternoon,... "
Lives of the British admirals:: containing a new and accurate naval history ... - Page 327
by John Campbell, John Berkenhout - 1785
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A Complete History of the Most Remarkable Transactions at Sea: From the ...

Josiah Burchett - Grand Alliance, War of the, 1689-1697 - 1720 - 800 pages
...time it was calm; but judging it not fafe to renew the Fight at ib great a Difadvantage, he weighed at nine at Night, and retired Eaftward with the Tide of Flood. The The firft of July in the Afternoon, he called a Council of War, our Fleet nwhere it was refolved to...
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The continuation of Mr. Rapin's History of England: from the ..., Volume 1

Nicolas Tindal, Rapin de Thoyras (Paul, M.) - Great Britain - 1761
...On the iftof July in the afternoon he called a council of war, in which it was refolved to endeavour to preferve the fleet by retreating, and -rather to deftroy the difabled {hips, if they ftiould be prcfied by the enemy, than hazard another engagement by protecting them....
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A New Collection of Voyages, Discoveries and Travels: Containing ..., Volume 7

Voyages and travels - 1767
...when it grew calm : but difrerning how much the Dutch had fuffered, and how little probability there was of regaining any thing by renewing the fight,...by retreating; and rather to deftroy the difabled (hips, if they fhould be prefied by the enemy, than to hazard another engagement, by endeavouring to...
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A Complete History of the Invasions of England, Including the Most Memorable ...

Great Britain - 1801 - 202 pages
...discerning how much the Dutch had suffered, and how little probability there was of regaining anything, by renewing the fight, he weighed about nine at night, and retired eastward with the tide of flood. A manoeuvre of the Dutch admiral, who ordered his ships to drop their...
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Lives of the British admirals, and naval history of Great Britain, chiefly ...

1841
...when it grew calm ; but discerning how much the Dutch had offered, and how little probahility there was of regaining any thing by renewing the fight, he weighed about nine at niuht, and retired eastward with the tide of flood. The next day it was resolved in a council of war,...
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