(1) I do not wish to try to pass myself off as an all-knowing mariner but I'd like to try to instill some focus on the recreational mariner 's obligations.(2) Charts and cruising guides abound that give the mariner the information needed on every mile of the canal system.(3) In The Rhyme of the Ancient Mariner, the mariner shoots an albatross and all the wind goes out of his sails.(4) The lake's edges are pockmarked by hundreds of steep, narrow coves that provide absolute privacy for the cruising mariner .(5) The most famous was, of course, Christopher Columbus, a Genoese mariner sailing for Spain.(6) Fortunately, a mariner qualified to command the finished vessel had been with the project from the start.(7) Comfort has 63 civilian mariners , 956 US Navy medical staff and 258 US Navy support staff.(8) The rescued mariners were landed at Culdrose, where they were checked by the medical team and given a good breakfast and a chance to rest.(9) The crew responded immediately, racing to the scene and recovering the four mariners with one of the ship's small boats.(10) Additionally well before any range activation, a notification will go in the papers as well as warnings to mariners and aircraft.(11) Royal Fleet Auxiliary tanker Bayleaf has rescued five stricken mariners - and set them on their way with an unexpected bonus.(12) This ancient method of greeting between mariners is a form of salute, based upon making the ship vulnerable.(13) A world War II wreck which is the final resting place of 690 British soldiers and sailors is to be moved to protect the lives of present day mariners .(14) Within the structure is a current meter, which via a radio link will broadcast realtime current and tidal stream information to passing mariners .(15) Two of the Navy's trio of offshore patrol ships were on hand to rescue stricken mariners in two incidents on the same day.(16) Perhaps these mariners were particularly skilled, sensitive to the marine environment, or just plain lucky.