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oroboros commented on the word sloops
Spools in reverse.
October 30, 2007
reesetee commented on the word sloops
You're right. This is the worst trip I've ever been on.
chained_bear commented on the word sloops
Har! If it was, it wasn't listed by name. I could understand wanting to go home, though...
October 29, 2007
uselessness commented on the word sloops
Was the John B. one of them?
In addition to four named ships listed as "belonging to the army" (British army) that were captured at Yorktown, also captured were "a considerable number of small sloops and schooners, and 12 or 15 galleys" as well as "private vessels."