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" (now Lieutenant-Governor of Greenwich hospital) William Locker. 6 In this Ship I went to Jamaica : but even a Frigate was not sufficiently active for my mind, and I got into a Schooner, 7 tender to the Lowestoffe. In this vessel I made myself a complete... "
The Dispatches and Letters of Vice Admiral Lord Viscount Nelson: 1777 to 1794 - Page 7
by Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas - 1845
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The Life of Nelson: The Embodiment of the Sea Power of Great Britain, Volume 1

Alfred Thayer Mahan - 1899 - 764 pages
...fact of their remaining so long in his memory, illustrate temperament. " Even a frigate," he says, " was not sufficiently active for my mind, and I got into a schooner, tender to the Lowestoffe. In this vessel I made myself a complete pilot for all the passages through...
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The Life of Nelson: The Embodiment of the Sea Power of Great Britain, Volume 1

Alfred Thayer Mahan - 1899 - 764 pages
...fact of their remaining so long in his memory, illustrate temperament. " Even a frigate," he says, " was not sufficiently active for my mind, and I got into a schooner, tender to the Lowestoffe. In this vessel I made myself a complete pilot for all the passages through...
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The Life of Nelson: The Embodiment of the Sea Power of Great Britain

Alfred Thayer Mahan - Admirals - 1899 - 764 pages
...fact of their remaining so long in his memory, illustrate temperament. " Even a frigate," he says, " was not sufficiently active for my mind, and I got into a schooner, tender to the Lowestoffe. In this vessel I made myself a complete pilot for all the passages through...
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The Nelson Encyclopedia

Colin White - History - 2002 - 288 pages
...with nineteen-year-old Lieutenant Nelson as her proud captain. In her, as he later remembered, ‘... I made myself a complete pilot for all the passages through the Keys Islands.' In July 1778, Nelson was transferred to HMS Bristol, flagship of Sir Peter Parker, and...
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Nelson: Love & Fame

Edgar Vincent - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 640 pages
...was off on his own again, exhibiting a thirst for independent command and his passion for pilotage. 'Even a Frigate was not sufficiently active for my mind, and I got into a schooner [The Little Lucy, named after Captain Locker's daughter], tender to the Lowestoffe. In this vessel...
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Nelson: A Dream of Glory, 1758-1797

John Sugden - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 943 pages
...that ‘even a frigate was not sufficiently active for my mind' so he pressed for the tender, in which ‘I made myself a complete pilot for all the passages through the islands situated on the north side of Hispaniola.' This suggests that Locker took the American intelligence...
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Nelson: A Dream of Glory, 1758-1797

John Sugden - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 960 pages
...that 'even a frigate was not sufficiently active for my mind' so he pressed for the tender, in which 'I made myself a complete pilot for all the passages through the islands situated on the north side of Hispaniola.' This suggests that Locker took the American intelligence...
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The Life of Nelson

Alfred Thayer Mahan - 2006 - 736 pages
...very fact of their remaining so long in his memory, illustrate temperament. "Even a frigate," he says, "was not sufficiently active for my mind, and I got into a schooner, tender to the Lowestoffe. In this vessel I made myself a complete pilot for all the passages through...
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