Sentence Examples with the word maritimes

Hellville, the chief town (so called after De Hell, governor of Reunion at the time of the French annexation), is a port of call for the Messageries Maritimes and a centre for the coasting trade along the western shores of Madagascar.

Depping, L'Histoire des expeditions maritimes des Normands (1843), a not very critical work, and E.

Regular monthly communication with Marseilles is maintained by the Messageries Maritimes steamers.

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The islands are regularly visited by vessels of the Messageries Maritimes fleet, and a coaling station for the French navy has been established.

De Miltitz, Manuel des consuls (London and Berlin, 1837-1843); Baron Ferdinand de Cussy, Dictionndire du diplomate et du consul (Leipzig, 1846), and Reglements consulaires des principaux etats maritimes de l'Europe et de l'Amerique (ib., 1851); Tuson, British Consul's Manual (London, 1856); De Clercq, Guide pratique des consulats (1st ed., 1858, 5th ed.

The Messageries Maritimes Company use the port as a coaling station and provisioning depot for their South American trade.