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One man of the 30th was the first; he limped along with his foot dangling from the ankle, supporting himself on his firelock.The British Expedition to the Crimea|William Howard Russell
But every idler had his firelock close at hand, and all the time the sentinels on the bastions kept a sharp lookout.Four American Indians|Edson L. Whitney
On the azotea on each side a sentry paced up and down with his firelock on his shoulder.Ponce de Leon|William Pilling
His firelock had a large touch-hole, so that the powder could be shaken out into the pan, and the gun made to prime itself.A Half Century of Conflict - Volume I|Francis Parkman
Tut, tell me of no storms; but direct me to her bed-chamber, my noble firelock of a flesh pistol.