Benbow


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Benbow

(ˈbɛnbəʊ)
n
(Biography) John. 1653–1702, English admiral, noted esp for his heroic death during the War of the Spanish Succession
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Livesey, and the rest of these gentlemen having asked me to write down the whole particulars about Treasure Island, from the beginning to the end, keeping nothing back but the bearings of the island, and that only because there is still treasure not yet lifted, I take up my pen in the year of grace 17 and go back to the time when my father kept the Admiral Benbow inn and the brown old seaman with the sabre cut first took up his lodging under our roof.
When a seaman did put up at the Admiral Benbow (as now and then some did, making by the coast road for Bristol) he would look in at him through the curtained door before he entered the parlour; and he was always sure to be as silent as a mouse when any such was present.
Livesey came late one afternoon to see the patient, took a bit of dinner from my mother, and went into the parlour to smoke a pipe until his horse should come down from the hamlet, for we had no stabling at the old Benbow. I followed him in, and I remember observing the contrast the neat, bright doctor, with his powder as white as snow and his bright, black eyes and pleasant manners, made with the coltish country folk, and above all, with that filthy, heavy, bleared scarecrow of a pirate of ours, sitting, far gone in rum, with his arms on the table.
NUNEATON TOWN 1 NEEDHAM MARKET 0 LUKE Benbow's early penalty stirred Nuneaton Borough's dressing room into song - and boss Jimmy Ginnelly wants to hear more of the same after his charges finally hit the right note.
STOURBRIDGE have sold FA Cup hero Luke Benbow while Halesowen Town skipper Danny Bragoli has left the club after five years.
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A fire chief and firefighter from a local volunteer department found Leia and Caroline Carrico in a wooded area about 1 1/2 miles from their home in the small community of Benbow, where they had last been seen Friday afternoon, Humboldt County Sheriff William Honsal said.
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Graham Benbow, 55, lost his temper after being told he would have to pay and tried to drive through an open barrier.
Graham Benbow, 55, lost his temper and attempted to drive through an open barrier at the airport after being told he would have to pay PS3 for dropping off a passenger.