He may come handy when we skip out, which we expect to do as soon as the gunboats are over the falls.
Those your gunboats poke her nose and shove her oar in every place.
(p. 195) Hardly had the flag touched the deck, when the gunboats were alongside.
The Cumberland answered, and the Congress, and their gunboats and shore batteries.
The gunboats opened fire simultaneously up the ravine, into the graveyard and upon the valley beyond.
He saw four gunboats on the river; they were throwing the long, howling shells.
We were treated with the greatest kindness by every one connected with the gunboats.
The gunboats recommenced with their long and horrible shells.
The principle was the same as to gunboats, and the objection of time necessary for building did not exist.
(p. 208) "Well, commodore, I have brought you out three of the gunboats."