- a seaport on E Minorca, in the Balearic Islands.
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The men-of-war of the Dutch and the French, rendezvoused at Mahon, as well as ourselves.
The ship had a good run from off Mahon to Leghorn where we anchored in the outer roads.
The next day the weather moderated a little, and we got under way for Mahon.
He and Mahon prowled soberly about hatches and ventilators, sniffing.
At last Mahon and I had to crawl forward and cut the rope with an ax.