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Originally appearing in Volume V12, Page 729 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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GARNET, HENRY; DIGBY, SIR EVERARD. (P. C. Y.) GUN-ROOM, a ship cabin occupied by the officers below the rank of lieutenant, but who are not warrant officers of the class of the boatswain, gunner or carpenter. In the wooden sailing ships it was on the lower deck, and was originally the quarters of the gunner.
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GARLIC (O. Eng. gdrledc, i.e. " spear-leek "; Gr. o...
GARNET, or GARNETT, HENRY (1555—1606)

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