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" Toll for the brave ! Brave Kempenfelt is gone ; His last sea-fight is fought, His work of glory done. It was not in the battle ; No tempest gave the shock ; She sprang no fatal leak ; She ran upon no rock. "
Drinking-songs. Miscellaneous songs. Ancient ballads - Page 216
1819
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Specimens of the Lyrical, Descriptive, and Narrative Poets of Great Britain ...

John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.) - English poetry - 1828 - 560 pages
...made the vessel heel, And laid her on her side. A land-breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset ; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete....Brave Kempenfelt is gone; His last sea-fight is fought ; It was not in the battle ; No tempest gave the shock ; She sprang no fatal leak ; She ran upon no...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper, Volume 3

William Cowper - 1831
...made the vessel heel, And laid her on her side. A land breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset ; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete....tempest gave the shock ; She sprang no fatal leak ; His sword was in its sheath ; His fingers held the pen, When Kempenfelt went down With twice four...
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The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Civilization - 1832
...overset ; Down went the Royai George, With all her crew complete. Toll for the brave ! Brave Kcmpenfcldt is gone ; His last sea-fight is fought ; His work...fatal leak ; She ran upon no rock. His sword was in ils sheath ; His fingers held the pen, When Kempenfeldt went down, With twice four hundred men. Weigh...
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The Nautical Magazine: A Journal of Papers on Subjects Connected ..., Volume 44

Naval art and science - 1875
...Channel, with her Admiral and crew of 1,000 men ; the famous Royal George, of which the poet sang — " It was not in the battle — No tempest gave the shock...; She sprang no fatal leak ; She ran upon no rock ! A land breeze shook the shrouds And she was overset ; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew...
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The Book of Days: A Miscellany of Popular Antiquities in ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - Anecdotes - 1832
...the vessel heel, And laid her on her side ; A land-breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset ; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete. Toll for the brave ! Brave Kempenfeldt is gone ; His last sea-tight is fought ; His work of glory done. It was not in the battle...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 32

Scotland - 1832
...world ringing with the doleful changes of your eternal toll, toll, toll ? TICKLER. Tol de rol (sings) "Toll for the Brave! Brave Kempenfelt is gone ! His last sea-fight is fought, His race of glory run !" MULLION. Well, if you mean Mr North, you will at least allow that " When Kempenfelt...
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The Life and Works of William Cowper: Now First Completed by the ...

William Cowper - 1835
...made the vessel heel, And laid her on her side. A land-breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset ; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete....sword was in its sheath ; His fingers held the pen, WThen Kempenfelt went down With twice four hundred men. Weigh the vessel up, Once dreaded by our foes...
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Works: Life and Letters, Volume 8

William Cowper - 1835
...made the vessel heel, And laid her on her side. A land-breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset ; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete....ran upon no rock. His sword was in its sheath ; His ringers held the pen, When Kempenfelt went down With twice four hundred men. Weigh the vessel up, Once...
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The Life and Letters of William Cowper

William Cowper - Authors, English - 1835 - 664 pages
...courage well was tried, Had made the vessel heel, A hind breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset ; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete. Toll for the brave ! Bravo Kempenfelt is gone ; His last sea-fight is fought ; His work of glory done. It was not in the...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

English poetry - 1840
...made the vessel heel, And laid her on her side. A land-breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset ; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete....for the brave ! Brave Kempenfelt is gone ; His last seaflght is fought ; His work of glory done. It was not in the battle, No tempest gave the shock ;...
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