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The mob of relatives and friends wrecked and burned the castle, massacring the retainers to a man.
The shoals on the west side are dangerous, and several vessels have been wrecked upon them in going in.
It is here that the Frederick (merchant ship) was wrecked in 1818.
The effect of this action can often be seen where a vessel loaded with brick or coal is wrecked on the coast.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
What a thoughtless wicked fool she had been; she had wrecked her own life and her cousin's by her wicked folly.
Very few particulars are yet to hand, but the express was completely wrecked, and many lives have been lost.
THE DOUBLE FOURE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
Had the torpedo failed, and was "Long Bige" resting in his wrecked machine on the bottom of the bay?
He was a man well on in years, and wrecked by dissipation—almost bald and toothless, and with one foot crippled with gout.
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
The nervous system had been wrecked, not by any one shock or event, but by the accumulated strains of a lifetime.
This building, which had survived the great disaster of the fifteenth century, was now completely wrecked.
BELGIUMGEORGE W. T. (GEORGE WILLIAM THOMSON) OMOND

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