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From Cumberland to Cape Horn

the complete history of the sailing fleet of Thomas & John Brocklebank of Whitehaven and Liverpool : "the world"s oldest shipping company" and the early history of their associated company Robert & Henry Jeffersons of Whitehaven, plantation owners, merchants, and shipowners : established 1734

by D. Hollett

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Published by Fairplay Publications in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Brocklebank Line -- History.,
    • Jefferson Line -- History.,
    • Shipping -- Great Britain -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby D. Hollett.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE945.B7 H65 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination204 p. :
      Number of Pages204
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2295948M
      ISBN 100905045629
      LC Control Number86166883

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        For most of us, Joshua Slocum’s solo circumnavigation in the s, made famous in his book Sailing Alone Around the World, marks the start of the age of voyaging under sail in small boats. Certainly, Slocum’s cruise west about from New Bedford, Massachusetts via Cape Horn, the Torres Straits and the Cape of Good Hope, which tota Cape Horn is located at, on Isla Hornos in the Hermite Islands group, at the southern end of the Tierra del Fuego archipelago. It marks the north edge of the Drake Passage, the strait between South America and is located in Cabo de Hornos National Park.. Cape Horn was originally given the Dutch name Kaap Hoorn, in honor of the Dutch city of Hoorn.


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