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" There appeared to have been an abundant stock of ammunition, as the powder was emptied in a heap on the ground by the natives out of the kegs or cases containing it ; and a quantity of ball and shot was found below high-water mark, having probably been... "
The Discovery of the North-West Passage - Page 362
by Sir Robert John Le Mesurier McClure, Sherard Osborn - 1857 - 405 pages
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Thirty Years in the Arctic Regions

Sir John Franklin - Scientific expeditions - 1859 - 480 pages
...on the ground by the natives out of the kegs or cases containing it; and a quantity of ball and shot was found below high-water mark, having probably been left on the ice close to the beach. There must have been a number of watches, compasses, telescopes, guns, (several double-barreled,) &c.,...
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Thirty Years in the Arctic Regions

Sir John Franklin - Scientific expeditions - 1859 - 480 pages
...on the ground by the natives out of the kegs or cases containing it; and a quantity of ball and shot was found below high-water mark, having probably been left on the ice close to the beach. There must have been a number of watches, compasses, telescopes, guns, (several double-barreled,) &c.,...
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Discovery and Adventure in the Polar Seas and Regions

Sir John Leslie, Hugh Murray - Arctic regions - 1860 - 652 pages
...sustaining life. A few of the unfortunate men must have survived until the arrival of the wild-fowl (say until the end of May), as shots were heard, and...beach before the spring commenced. There must have Rcllo of been a number of telescopes, guns (several of them double- Fnulklln E *barrelled), watches,...
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The north-west passage and the fate of Sir John Franklin

James Alex Browne - Northwest Passage - 1860 - 102 pages
...on the ground by the natives out of the kegs or cases containing it; and a quantity of ball and shot was found below high-water mark, having probably been left on the ice close to the beach. There must have been a number of watches, compasses, telescopes, guns (several double-barrelled), &c.,...
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The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal, Volume 55

1860
...out of the kegs or cases containing it, and a quantity of b;iU and shot was found below high water mark, having probably been left on the ice close to the beach." "Repulse Buy, 29th July, 1854.' This horrible narrative reached England on the 22nd October, 1854,...
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Adventures and Achievements of Americans: A Series of Narratives ...

Henry Howe - United States - 1861 - 732 pages
...of ammunition, as the gunpowier was emptied by the natives in a heap on the ground out of the kege or cases containing it, and a quantity of shot and ball was found below high-water mark, having jnrobably been left on the ice close to the beach before the spring commenced. There must have been...
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Arctic discovery and adventure, by the author of 'Brazil, its history ...

Arctic discovery - 1799
...out of the kegs or cases conttiining it, and a quantity of ball or shot was found below high water mark, having probably been left on the ice close to the beach. There must have been a number of watches, compasses, telescopes, guns (several double-barrelled), &c.,...
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Adventures in the Ice: A Comprehensive Summary of Arctic Exploration ...

John Tillotson - America - 1869 - 284 pages
...on the ground by the natives out of the kegs or cases containing it, and a quantity of ball or shot was found below high-water mark, having probably been left on the ice close to the beach. There must have been a number of watches, compasses, telescopes, guns (several double-barrelled), &c.,...
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Adventures in the ice: a summary of Arctic exploration, discovery and adventure

John Tillotson - 1869
...on the ground by the natives out of the kegs or cases containing it, and a quantity of ball or shot was found below high-water mark, having probably been left on the ice close to the beach. There must have been a number of watches, compasses, telescopes, guns (several double-barrelled), &c.,...
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The Annals of Our Time: From the accession of Queen Victoria, June 20, 1837 ...

Joseph Irving - Great Britain - 1871
...the ground by the natives out of the kegs or cases containing it ; and a quantity of lull and shot was found below high-water mark, having probably been left on the ice close to the beach. 34. — Election of the New Hebdomadal Council at the University of Oxford, under the Act of lust session....
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