History, Clipper Ships and Naval History

If you are interested in things maritime, especially Clipper Ships and some Naval History, you will enjoy this website.

My name is Brian Cossar and I have a special interest in Naval History and Clipper Ships. Over the years I have obtained a wealth of knowledge through personal travel experience, reading and research.

Read on and enjoy! 

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Interesting Facts

Eno's fruit salt was spread to the four corners of the globe by sailors and sea-captains . . . James Crossley Eno's is certainly a rags to riches tale: he began selling the preparation in the 1850s as one of many at his pharmacy in Groat Market, Newcastle-upon Tyne. By 1876, sales of his fruit salt had grown to such an extent that he opened a factory at New Cross in London. Read more...