Meanwhile the fall of the mamelon did not by any means bring the combat to an end on the side of our allies.
After nearly two days' incessant firing the French stormed the mamelon and two advance redoubts.
At last the mamelon itself was reduced by the furious cannonade, its guns silenced.
In front of the right attack a work called the Quarries had to be taken, which was done at the same time as the mamelon.
Be careful to avoid saying, take a tower; such a pronunciation might suggest the mamelon, instead of a trip of travel.
A wide gap in the outworks of the mamelon proved that the fire of the besiegers had done effective work.
Malakov Tower and the mamelon battery in front of it were the scenes of bloody conflicts.
As the words leave their lips two or three guns from the Round Tower, and as many from the mamelon, hurl shot and shell in reply.
About half-past six the head of the French column came into view, as it climbed to the mamelon.
The French went up the steep to the mamelon in loose order, and in most beautiful style.