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a short musket of wide bore with a flared muzzle

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It's not easy to keep such a young audience in their seats, but the Blunderbus team engaged and enthralled them with music and the clever telling of a beautiful children's story.
It marks Blunderbus's firsS t visit to the venue and the area in general.
The incoming Government has, as the Centre for Social Justice Thinktank has stated, acted in a blunderbus way in producing its cuts programme - with no consideration of the social or economic impact.
The notion that one day Big Zeb would get his act together on a big stage became reality when Colm Murphy's chaser stylishly left his blunderbus reputation behind him to claim the two-mile chasing crown one year after crashing out of the same event when in contention four out.
Broaken 21 China plates, broken & whole 16 Chocolate Cupps, ditto 25 Tea Cupps 27 Sawcers 1 China Bason 1 ditto - Bason 1 ditto Sugar box 1 Tea Pott crack'd 1 Parcell Empty bottles --From Greenwich-- 12 Leather Chears 6 ditto Rushed 1 Elbow ditto ditto 1 Large Table 1 Painted ditto 2 Clove stoole Panns 1 Decanter 2 Glasses 6 Picters with black frames 10 Small ditto with glass 2 Sconcers 1 pier Glass 1 Satey bead 1 Blunderbus 1 Spying glass 1 Powder horne 1 Short bagg 1 Iron port ?
When you have a nuclear weapon in our arsenal, as Ireland do in O' Driscoll, attacking your opponent with a blunderbus is surely a flawed approach.
The sharpshooter turned blunderbus missed four gilt-edged early chances that would have had the champions on the rampage.
Blunderbus We live just down the road in Trehafod and have a similar thing in our kitchen.
The children's show from Blunderbus Theatre is aimed at youngsters aged three and over.
BLUNDERBUS Theatre Company are visiting Preston Park museum and grounds on Sunday, with new family show Dotty the Dragon.
THEATRE/SHOWS ABERYSTWYTH: Aberystwyth Arts Centre (01970 623232), How To Catch A Star: Blunderbus Theatre (Ages 3-7).
He takes the free-kicks and corners, dives in as defensive cover, strikes 40-yard crossfield passes, and hits blunderbus shots.
There is a lovely barometer that will go for thousands of pounds, an 18th century flintlock blunderbus and furniture that will go for tens of thousands of pounds.
My pal said surely a "blunderbus" would be more appropriate.