Georgia - Ships

Ships

  • CSS Georgia (battery), floating battery, commissioned 1863
  • CSS Georgia (cruiser), merchantman, commissioned 1863
  • SS Georgia, oil tanker, commissioned 1908
  • USS Georgia (BB-15), battleship, commissioned 1906
  • USS Georgia (SSGN-729), submarine, commissioned 1984

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Franklin, Virginia - History - The Civil War
... pass through Franklin on the Blackwater River, a band of local Confederates opened fire on the ships ... As stated by an officer aboard one of the ships, "The fighting was the same—Here and there high banks with dense foliage, a narrow and very ... In the end, the Confederate attempts failed as no soldiers were captured and no ships were lost ...
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Famous quotes containing the word ships:

    Two lives that once part are as ships that divide.
    Edward Bulwer-Lytton (1803–1873)

    I saw three ships come sailing by,
    Come sailing by, come sailing by,
    I saw three ships come sailing by,
    On Christmas Day in the morning.
    —Unknown. As I Sat on a Sunny Bank. . .

    Oxford Book of Light Verse, The. W. H. Auden, ed. (1938)

    A modern fleet of ships does not so much make use of the sea as exploit a highway.
    Joseph Conrad (1857–1924)