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London :: CA :: USA | 2 days ago

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The "Great El Nino" lasted from 1789 to 1793, profoundly impacting weather and causing massive droughts. A lesser-known consequence of this climatic event is that it saved the lives of Captain William Bligh and his crew when the mutineers on the HMS

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New London :: CT :: USA | 1 month ago

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The report could determine who, if anyone, might lose maritime licenses as a result of the disaster. During the investigation, officials said the report's findings could be forwarded to prosecutors who would determine whether to file criminal charges.

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London :: United Kingdom | 3 months ago

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Bounty crew and captain they cast adrift to make peace after 225 years On April 28, 1789 Fletcher Christian led a mutiny against Lieutenant Bligh, the captain of the Bounty Bligh and 19 crew set adrift but thanks to Bligh's skill made it to land

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Tamuning :: Guam | 6 months ago

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A love affair with the sea brought a German adventurer to Guam, seeking out the community of seafarers preserving ancient traditions of mariners in the region. Burghard Pieske, a 69-year-old sailor from Germany, arrived on Guam early Saturday morning.

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London :: United Kingdom | 8 months ago

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Ten things you might not know about Hull While Hull, which has just been named the UK's Capital of Culture in 2017 , is well known for its white telephone boxes, the Humber Bridge and its connections with poet Philip Larkin, there is much more to the

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Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | 8 months ago

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This is when a historical trend that has gone on perhaps for decades abruptly goes off in a different direction think the Reformation or the Age of Enlightenment in Europe, or America's equally dramatic assumption and more recent abdication of the

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Pitcairn :: PA :: USA | 11 months ago

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Tom Christian, the descendant of Fletcher Christian, the leader of the Bounty mutineers, passed away on the British-owned Pitcairn Island...Christian, who was the radio chief at Voice of Pitcairn, died at his home there on July 7 due to complications

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Portsmouth :: United Kingdom | 1 year ago

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22 May 2013 Standing before the court in Portsmouth, in 1792, a question was put to William Peckover, gunner of HMS Bounty... He replied: 'Burkitt, Mills with a cartouch box [containing charge or shot for a gun] round him, but whether under arms I

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Portsmouth :: VA :: USA | over 1 year ago

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Witnesses at a hearing on the Bounty, a replica of the famous British vessel, have suggested it was unseaworthy when it sank off the coast of North Carolina. The wooden vessel went down during Hurricane Sandy in October. A member of the crew was

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Brisbane :: Australia | over 1 year ago

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Finance Minister Penny Wong on Tuesday announced the new non-executive director role for Ms Bligh, whose Labor state government lost power earlier this year. "Her expertise across a wide range of public policy areas will be of great value to Medibank,

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