Examples from the Web for firelock
They have latterly become acquainted with fire-arms, and the chiefs have mostly each a firelock of Lama construction.Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and The|William Griffith
On the azotea on each side a sentry paced up and down with his firelock on his shoulder.Ponce de Leon|William Pilling
The soldier, poising his firelock, knelt at his post by the bulwarks, the gunner knelt with his lighted match beside his gun.
As day began to break, each man grasped his firelock and awaited the signal with impatience.Won by the Sword|G.A. Henty
The men being, at this time, drawn up in three ranks, each poised his firelock.Of the Capture of Ticonderoga|Ethan Allen