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But there, all novels are a heavy burthen while they are doing, and a sensible disappointment when they are done.
The Admiral was of 600. tuns, and the Vise Admirall of the same burthen.
The Torridge becomes navigable for boats at Wear Gifford, and for ships of large burthen at Bideford.
The pier, having been constructed in 1750, vessels of 150 tons burthen may ride here in safety.
Dacca is watered by a network of rivers and streams, ten of which are navigable throughout the year by native cargo boats of four tons burthen.