How did it compare with life ashore?
Did women really take part in the Battle of Trafalgar?
What methods did the press-gang employ to make up a ship’s complement?
What did Cuthbert Collingwood really think of his friend Horatio Nelson?
Our guest speaker this month, Professor Iain Moffatt, will be discussing topics like these in a s…
Full Article: Royal Northumberland Yacht Club – First Wednesday talk: 2nd DecemberProf. Iain Moffatt – Life in the King’s Navy in the time of Nelson and Collingwood, Ray McGinty