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“Royal Yards aloft…”
2 years ago

“Royal Yards aloft…”

On the return to Lynn of a large Whaler, after an Arctic voyage From The Lynn Advertiser, 1872

As is generally known, in that day (c.1820) there were what were …
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WhaleShip’s Stores: All the stuff you’d take on a 19th century whaling journey

Whale ships in the nineteenth century required provisions and outfits for at least three years. The list here is taken from Charles M. Scammon’s The marine mammals of the north-western …
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Notes on the Arctic Whale-Fishery from Yarmouth and Lynn
2 years ago

Notes on the Arctic Whale-Fishery from Yarmouth and Lynn

Thomas Southwell FZS V-P

From Norfolk & Norwich Naturalists’ Society, 1908

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cete historia
2 years ago

cete historia

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It’s a History of Whales & Whaling…

For many millions of years, Cetaceans have graced our planet. Their recent history, and exploitation has seen much pain…

Whaling History1000Whales return to …
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