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Sailor Ron Lyr Add: The Highwayman (Alfred Noyes) (33) RE: ADD: The Highwayman (Noyes) 11 Jan 11


Being very pedantic, was Bess deformed? A brown Bess musket was well over 5 feet long, so allowing for the stock, the trigger would be some 3' 6" or 4'fom the muzzel. If it was against her breast her arms could never have reached it. Of course if she was 6 '6" she might just have managed it!


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