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The Training Ship Mercury - a History
The Training Ship Mercury - a History
Venue: The Spike, Warren Road, Guidford GU1 3JH
Date: Wednesday 14 February 2018
Time: 19.30
Tickets: Full Price £5

A talk on the nineteenth century about training ships relating to poor and impoverished boys. 
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  • Charlotteville Jubilee Trust present
  • An expert on maritime history, Adrian White will deliver a two-part talk examining nineteenth century poor boys recruited on to training ships for the Royal Navy. In this second talk, Adrian will talk in detail about the 'training ship' Mercury, and those boys deemed 'fit enough' to be trained within its hull.

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