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Bickford's Fuse

From "Manual for Naval Cadets" 1858:

Bickford's fuse is a tube of powder sewn round with tarred
twine; the outside being covered with pitch. It burns at the rate of twelve feet in five minutes, and is not to be extinguished even by water.

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