A— told me that they had been built by the Venetians, who used to keep their gallies in them.
Three of their gallies are said to be sunk, the others pulled off.
There were two gallies riding under the fort, which, on their boat putting off, fired two blank shots.
After a trial by the Inquisition, he was sentenced to the gallies for ten years.
Whether by this, either the stores or gallies were saved, is yet unknown.
They were condemned to forfeit their vessel and cargo, to a fine, and to the gallies.
Two gallies and five gondolas, which remained, made a desperate resistance.
Two gallies belonging to this armament were not yet come up.
The fleet consisted of 800 ships of war and transports, and about 1200 gallies.
On the 5th of August, the Pacha ordered the janizaries to land with their arms, and all the gallies to man and arm their boats.