topsail


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a sail (or either of a pair of sails) immediately above the lowermost sail of a mast and supported by a topmast

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Let's say you are ready for a swim at New River Inlet along North Topsail Beach.
An active shooter was reported in Topsail High School in Hampstead, North Carolina on Friday.
North Carolina [USA], Nov 9 ( ANI ): Reports of an active shooter at Topsail High School in Hampstead are emerging, as local police have reached the scene and put the school on lockdown on Friday morning (local time).
The areas facing the worst impact from Hurricane Florence are among the most vulnerable in the country when it comes to sea-level rise; parts of North Topsail Beach, for instance, are eroding at (https://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/nation-world/national/article104917846.html) 5 feet per year.
Caption: After a day catching gaff topsail catfish like this one, the species won the admiration of veteran angler Bob Wayne.
Popular modern Tall Ship rigs include topsail schooners, barques, barquentines, brigs and brigantines.
The ship, a topsail schooner that recalled the Baltimore Clippers that helped the U.S.
Sceptre Hospitality Resources (stand TT229) works with thousands of hotels worldwide, with its Windsurfer reservation system and internet booking engine, TopSail.
Collier, At Topsail, Conception Bay, Newfoundland, 1969 (59-017.47)
Over the Bank Holiday weekend a frequent visitor to Hartlepool Marina welcomed aboard visitors; the replica of the Royal Navy Topsail Schooner that brought Britain the news that Nelson had been victorious at the battle of Trafalgar.
5 Coming soon: The museum plans to reopen its display of the restored fore topsail of HMS Victory--the largest artefact left from Trafalgar.
Families flocked to see the stunning topsail schooners, brigantines, brigs and barques on show, with some climbing aboard to explore the ships up close.
Families flocked to see the topsail schooners, brigantines, brigs and barques on show, with some climbing aboard to explore the ships up close.
Honouring Deeside's rich maritime heritage, the boats will be named "Kathleen" and "May" after the famous three-masted topsail schooner of that name which was built in Connah's Quay.
ENC Media Group, which includes the Sun Journal of New Bern, the Cherry Point Post, the Havelock News, the Jacksonville Daily News, the Topsail Advertiser, the Kinston Free Press and the Jones Post, also published the first edition of My New Bern Magazine, an 84-page lifestyle and culture publication.