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" Upon the hill they have a large square house, with a flat roof, made of thick sawn planks, stayed with oak beams, upon the top of which they have six cannons, which shoot iron balls of four and five pounds, and command the surrounding country. The lower... "
History of Plymouth Plantation - Page 125
by William Bradford - 1856 - 476 pages
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EXERCISES OF CONSECRATION OF THE MONUMENT GROUND ON CAPTAIN'S HILL

MYLES STANDISH - 1871
...balls of four and five pounds weight, and command the surrounding country. [This was built in 1622.] The lower part they use for their church, where they...firelock, in front of the captain's door. They have their 25 cloaks on, and place themselves in order, three abreast, and are led by a sergeant, without beat...
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The New Englander

Criticism - 1871
...with oak beams, upon the top of which they have six cannons which shoot iron balls of four or five pounds and command the surrounding country. The lower...part they use for their church where they preach on Sunday and the usual holidays. They assemble by beat of drum, each with his musket or fire-lock, in...
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The Illustrated Pilgrim Memorial ...

Pilgrim Society (Plymouth, Mass.) - 1872 - 56 pages
...they have six caunons, which shoot iron balls of four and five pounds, and command the surronnding country. The lower part they use for their church,...they preach on Sundays and the usual holidays. They assemb'e by beat of drum, each with his musket or firelock, in front of the captain's door ; they have...
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Proceedings of the Pennsylvania Yearly Meeting of Progressive Friends

Pennsylvania Yearly Meeting of Progressive Friends (1853-1940) - Quakers - 1873
...beams, upon the top of which they have six cannon, which shoot iron balls of four or five pounds weight and command the surrounding country. The lower part they use for their church. They assemble by beat of drum, each with his musket or firelock, in front of the captain's door. They...
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Congregational History

John Waddington - Congregationalism - 1874
...roof made of thick sawn planks, stayed with oak beams, upon the top of which they have six cannons, and command the surrounding country. The lower part they use for their church, where they preach, and on Sundays and the usual holidays they assemble by beat of drum, each with his musket or firelock,...
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THE GENESIS OF THE NEW ENGLAND CHURCHES

LEONARD BACON - 1874
...with oak beams ; upon the top of which they have six cannons, which shoot iron balls of four or five pounds, and command the surrounding country. The lower part they use for their church." was a perplexing question. Letters that came with them gave new illustrations of his treachery, and...
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The Genesis of the New England Churches

Leonard Bacon - Massachusetts - 1874 - 485 pages
...with oak beams ; upon the top of which they have six cannons, which shoot iron balls of four or five pounds, and command the surrounding country. The lower part they use for their church." was a perplexing question. Letters that came with them gave new illustrations of his treachery, and...
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The Genesis of the New England Churches

Leonard Bacon - Massachusetts - 1874 - 485 pages
...with oak beams ; upon the top of which they have six cannons, which shoot iron balls of four or five pounds, and command the surrounding country. The lower part they use for their church." was a perplexing question. Letters that came with them gave new illustrations of his treachery, and...
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Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast

Samuel Adams Drake - Cape Cod (Mass.) - 1875 - 459 pages
...with oak beams, upon the top of which they have six cannons, which shoot iron balls of four and five pounds, and command the surrounding country. The lower...where they preach on Sundays and the usual holidays.'" A looker-on here in 1807 found in this burying-ground and on the summit of the hill the remains of...
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OUR COUNTRY. A HOUSEHOLD HISTORY FOR ALL READERS,

BENSON J. LOSSING, LL.D. - 1875
...upon the tops of which they have six cannon, which shoot iron balls of four and five pounds weight, and command the surrounding country. The lower part...where they preach on Sundays and the usual holidays," Such was the capital of the English colony six years after they had landed from the May-Flower, and...
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