They load their muskets with a large charge of both powder and shot.
The load was a spherical bullet and a large charge of powder.
Some two hours later, having prepared a large charge of guncotton, we went below and laid it.
And worse than that, this 109 burning powder was near a large charge that had been hoisted up but not used.
Bob poured a large charge of powder into his gun, and, taking a bullet from his pouch, he felt in his pocket for the patching.