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pinnace

any of various kinds of ship's tender
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The pinnace was waiting for them and in a very few minutes they were on their way across the harbour.
Granet's gaze seemed rivetted upon the "Scorpion." Another pinnace had drawn up alongside and a little company of men were boarding her.
They could see the "Scorpion" but there was no sign of any pinnace leaving her.
We are waiting for Commander Conyers at the present moment, and we were just looking to see if the pinnace had started.
I left for the shore in the steam pinnace, and on looking back beheld Mr.
This year, the 2018 Pinnace Awards are chaired by Thomas E.
On a previous expedition in 1839, HMS Erebus and HMS Terror had each been fitted with the same number (nine) and types (six) of boats, two of which (one on each ship) were 28-foot pinnaces. None of the other boats were 28 feet in length; thus, if both ships were similarly outfitted in 1845, the boat found by Hobson was a pinnace.
D Division: Balloon v Wallsend Town; Grainger Park v Newcastle Jubilee; Marlborough SC v West End Tigers; Pinnace v Queen's Head; The Barking Dog v West Allotment SC.
It is noted that within the same sentence the Indeavour is referred to as both a "pennice" (pinnace) and a "barke." Guy himself repeatedly referred to the Indeavour as a "barke" in his journal of the voyage.
Till, like one in slumber bound Borne to the ocean, I float down, around, Into a sea profound, of ever-spreading sound: Meanwhile thy spirit lifts its pinions In music's most serene dominions, Catching the winds that fan that happy heaven; And we sail on, away, afar, Without a course, without a star, But by the instinct of sweet music driven; Till through Elysian garden islets By thee, most beautiful of pilots, Where never mortal pinnace glided, The boat of my desire is guided: Realms where the air we breathe is love, Which in the winds and on the waves doth move, Harmonizing this earth with what we feel above.
It must be a wide crossing point to The Wirral because it requires a sturdy boat (a pinnace) and six rowers.