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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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The Intermediate Standard Speaker: Containing Pieces for Declamation in ...

Epes Sargent - Elocution - 1857 - 432 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...fatal leak ; she ran upon no rock. His sword was in his sheath, his fingers held the pen, When Kempenfelt went down with twice four hundred men. Weigh...
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Songs of England. The book of English songs, ed. by C. Mackay

Charles Mackay - 1857 - 319 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....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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A Collection of Epitaphs and Monumental Inscriptions: On the Most ...

Silvester Tissington - Epitaphs - 1857 - 517 pages
...Royal George, at Spithead, in 1 782 ( by Wm. Cowper) : — " Toll, toll, for the braveBrave KEMPENFELDT is gone ; His last sea-fight is fought, His work of glory done. His sword was in its sheath, His fingers held the pen, When Kempenfeldt went down, With twice four-hundred...
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Book of poetry for the young

Book - Children's poetry, English - 1858 - 104 pages
...the vessel heel, And laid her on her side 5 A land breeze shook the shrouds, And she was overset ; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete...last sea-fight is fought, His work of glory done. His sword was in his sheath, His fingers held the pen, When Kempenfelt went down With twice four hundred...
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The History of New Bedford, Bristol County, Massachusetts: Including a ...

Daniel Ricketson - Antislavery movements - 1858 - 412 pages
...made the vessel heel, And laid her on her side. A land breeze shook her shrouds, And she was overset; Down went the Royal George, With all her crew complete....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 ;...
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The official illustrated guide to the South-eastern railway and its branches

George Measom - Kent (England) - 1858 - 434 pages
...in which Admiral Kempenfelt and his crew found watery graves : — " Toll, toll, for the braveBrave Kempenfelt is gone ; His last sea-fight is fought ; His work of glory done. His sword was in its sheath, His fingers held the pen, When Kempenfelt went down, With twice four hundred...
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The children's harp, or, Select poetry for the young

Children - 1859
...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....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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A guide to the coasts of Hants & Dorset

Mackenzie Edward C. Walcott - Dorset (England) - 1859 - 13 pages
...living infant holding by its fleece. The bodies washed on land were buried along the beach at Ryde. " Toll for the brave ! brave Kempenfelt is gone, His...last sea-fight is fought ; his work of glory done. His sword was in its sheath, his fingers held the pen, When Kempenfelt went down, with twice four hundred...
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A guide to the South coast of England, from the Reculvers to the Land's end ...

Mackenzie Edward Charles Walcott - 1859 - 601 pages
...living infant holding by its fleece. The bodies washed on land were buried along the beach at Ryde. " Toll for the brave ! brave Kempenfelt is gone. His...last sea-fight is fought ; his work of glory done. His sword was in its sheath, his fingers held the pen, When Kempenfelt went down, with twice four hundred...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 46

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell, Henry T. Steele - 1859
...vessel heel, And laid her on her side. 62 63 " 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 KempcDfelt is gone ; His last sea-fight is fought ; His work of glory done. " It was not in the battle...
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