sailing warship

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a warship that was powered by sails and equipped with many heavy guns

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The cadet training ship HMS Conway was the floating part of a naval college founded in 1859 and housed for most of its life aboard three successive 19th-century wooden sailing warships, but was later relocated ashore.
The ex-pupil at St Thomas More School, in Blaydon, Gateshead, is more used to sailing warships but jumped at the chance to work in a country ravaged by years of war.