Manby, Captain (17651854)

Manby, Captain, a militia officer, born in Norfolk; was inventor of the apparatus for saving shipwrecked persons, and by means of which he saved the lives of nearly a thousand persons himself (17651854).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Mamelukes
Mammon
Mammoth
Mammoth Cave
Man, Isle Of
Man of Destiny
Man of Feeling
Man of Ross
Man of Sin
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Manby, Captain
Mancha, La
Manche, La
Manchester
Manchester, Edward Montagu, Earl of
Manchuria
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Mandarin
Mandeville, Bernard de
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