fifth-rate frigate

52 examples (0.02 sec)
  • The captain had made up his mind to storm the place under cover of the frigate's guns. Cited from Ronald Morton, or the Fire Ships, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • However, due to the frigate's draft, he could not get close enough to open fire.
  • However, due to the frigate's draft, he could not get close enough to open fire.
  • They also told them that, on the previous night, a frigate had departed.
  • Today at least one helicopter is found on all ships of frigate size or larger.
  • London sailed up the river as a show of strength in an attempt to help free the frigate.
  • He was transferred three months later to the steam frigate as an acting lieutenant.
  • The frigate's first captain was widely accepted as such in America.
  • The frigate's first captain was widely accepted as such in America.
  • Five more frigates of this class were built over the next nine years for the Indian Navy.
  • She was replaced by another Halifax-class frigate to serve much the same role.
  • She was replaced by another Halifax-class frigate to serve much the same role.
  • As she drew in towards shore the frigate's fire ceased, and her course was changed off shore. Cited from Held Fast For England, by G. A. Henty
  • Towards the end of the 19th century, the term 'frigate' fell out of use.
  • In a pitched battle, his ship-of-the-line would easily defeat the frigate.
  • The frigate's boat left the side and was seen pulling rapidly towards her. Cited from From Powder Monkey to Admiral, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • During their entire time at sea, the two frigates captured nine prizes.
  • The frigate closed in the carrier's port side to provide fire-fighting assistance.
  • During the chase, she was engaged by the frigate off the coast of the city.
  • Our frigate takes fire, The other asks if we demand quarter?
  • Next »

How fifth-rate frigate gets used