High admiral


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Related to High admiral: Lord High Admiral of England
the chief admiral.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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TO THE RIGHT HONORABLE MY VERY GOOD LORD THE DUKE OF BUCKINGHAM HIS GRACE, LORD HIGH ADMIRAL OF ENGLAND EXCELLENT LORD:
The third cook, crowned with a resplendent tin basin and wrapped royally in a table-cloth mottled with grease-spots and coffee stains, and bearing a sceptre that looked strangely like a belaying-pin, walked upon a dilapidated carpet and perched himself on the capstan, careless of the flying spray; his tarred and weather-beaten Chamberlains, Dukes and Lord High Admirals surrounded him, arrayed in all the pomp that spare tarpaulins and remnants of old sails could furnish.
1549: Death of Thomas Seymour, Lord High Admiral of England, who married Henry VIII's widow Catherine Parr.
The letter, one of the few manuscripts in the collection that is not dated, must have been written before 1619, as "Charles, Earle of Nottingham, " to whom it is addressed, is Charles Howard, of Effingham, the Lord High Admiral of England, who served from 1585 until 1619.
The meeting reviewed regional and international developments and spotlighted the positive outcome of the Crown Prince's visit to the UK and his attendance of the Lord High Admiral's Parade.
Both leaders reviewed regional and international developments and spotlighted the positive outcome of HRH the Crown Prince's visit to the United Kingdom and his attendance of the Lord High Admiral's Parade.
PRINCE PHILIP: Lord High Admiral of the UK and Field Marshal of the United Kingdom.
Famously, Captain William Kidd was the last British pirate to be returned to London for trial, as Parliament under William III passed an act that allowed the Lord High Admiral to have trials conducted wherever he had jurisdiction.
Their arrival not only heralded the birth of a marine painting tradition in Britain but also coincided with James Duke of York's--the future James II--appointment as Lord High Admiral. The exhibition features four of the 12 large canvases commissioned by James from van de Velde the Younger to commemorate his naval victories.
Mark Hopkins 7.40 Newmarket SP forecast 11-10 Already gelded and 16-1 before his debut in a 1m2f maiden at Newbury this month but showed plenty of promise when staying on strongly to finish a length behind winner High Admiral in second.
In 2011 Phil was promoted to Lord High Admiral of the Navy, yep, straight out of G&S, Ruler of the Queen's Navee.
ARGUS MERCURY SPINNING COBBLERS 3.40 REMEMBERANCE DAY GLEAMING GIRL 4.10 CHINA CLUB KYRENIA CASTLE 4.40 BORN TO BE BAD HIGH ADMIRAL 5.15 CLOUD SEVEN MY RED DEVIL 5.50 SIGHORA ANGLOPHILE (NAP) 6.20 DOUBLE DISCOUNT SAGESSE 6.50 RIDGEWAY STORM

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