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On October 20 of the year 1827, the ships of the three nations attacked the Turkish fleet in the bay of Navarino and destroyed it.The Story of Mankind|Hendrik Van Loon
She is a model of the Brisk—the little Brisk that was sore exposed that day at Navarino.
I'll tell you about Navarino, Punch, when we go for walks together; and you must n't touch the ship, because she's the Brisk.
In 1827 the battle of Navarino took place, and in 1830 (3rd of February) Greece was declared independent.
Negociations were in this state, when suddenly ominous sounds proceeded from the Bay of Navarino.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan