Origin of fire ship
Examples from the Web for fire ship
Historical Examples of fire ship
It is a fire-ship,” cried Pepé, “with which they want to set fire to our island.Wood Rangers
A vessel filled with combustibles, but rather for explosion than as a fire-ship.The Sailor's Word-Book
William Henry Smyth
There could be no doubt that her intention must be to run aboard the Orpheus, and that she must be a fire-ship.Hurricane Hurry
The other fire-ship had been less calmly and skilfully managed.
He ran the enemy aboard to windward, lashed the fire-ship there, and fired the train.