Tag Archives: Admiral Nelson

Nelson’s last stand?

Recently there was a spate of “statue bashing” in the United States, mainly centred around statues pertaining to the American Civil War. We are no stranger to ¬†statue bashing in South Africa, and I would hate to think that it … Continue reading

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Preserved ships: HMS Victory

It has taken me a long time to write this post, and I cannot really think why. After all, HMS Victory is a must see if you are a ship buff, probably because she is such a unique ship in … Continue reading

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