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English explorer who led an expedition in search of the Northwest Passage to the orient

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Joyce Frobisher is on the right in this scene from The Heiress, 1957 | A scene from the Saunders Lewis play Siwan, about Prince Llewelyn the Great and his English-born wife, performed in June 1969, a month before Prince Charles's investiture
Burgess and Frobisher followed the pattern at top mixed, losing their first set 23-21 before again coming back to win the other two sets eight and 15.
15) During that same voyage, when Frobisher mustered his men on the mainland at 'Southerlande', according to Best, he commanded 'a Trumpet to sounde a call' before giving a speech requiring 'every man to be conformable to order'.
Martin Frobisher, an explorer, held his own day of thanks after surviving a journey where he set out to discover a northern passage from Europe to Asia in 1578.
William Rose, director of business space at Savills Peterborough, comments: We are very pleased to have secured the sale of Frobisher House, which is a prime candidate for residential conversion given its central position in the city.
Up to 60 shells were fired at the Frobisher but none scored a direct hit.
Ted as Arthur Frobisher in legal drama Damages (above) | Ted as Arthur Frobisher in legal drama Damages (above)
Cllr Sharon Frobisher, Cabinet Lead Member for Environment said: "His role will be to consider all the evidence and produce a report for the Council, giving his recommendations for action.
The chairwoman of the Fire Authority, councillor Sharon Frobisher, said their priority was to minimise any impact on services to the North Wales public.
Officers were called out to Frobisher Road, Neston, just before 6pm yesterday, after a man claimed he was assaulted in a shop in Drakes Road - and his attacker was armed with a gun.
Rachel Frobisher, regional officer for Badminton England at Stockton No Strings said: "You''ll get to meet other like minded people on court, have fun while getting fitter and improve your playing skills whether you come alone or rally around your friends.
Guy Frobisher, director of safety at Continental Tyres, who polled 4000 motorists, said: "This is a staggering amount of extra miles driven.
Guy Frobisher at Continental Tyres said: "These statistics are really worrying.
He told police he was driving along Frobisher Road, in Rugby, on Thursday at about 3.
BACKGROUND: Martin Frobisher was born in Yorkshire, England.