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The Naval Chronicle

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News and announcements of interest to the Hornblower fandom

19 286 The Untold Story of HMS Victory
by LadyJamers
Feb 16, 2015 0:57:15 GMT
No New Posts The Lamb Inn

Potman! Cards and a light! Pull up a chair and talk about all things Hornblower.

Sub-board: The Foc'sle

20 204 Caption That
by Sharpiefan
Mar 15, 2015 12:06:29 GMT
No New Posts By Land and By Sea

Hornblower wasn't the first, nor the last...discuss other fiction related to the Napoleonic wars here, as well as other naval fiction (and non-fiction).

14 123 The newest Dewey Lambdin book is out!!
by Biki
Mar 16, 2015 20:16:45 GMT
No New Posts England Expects

Discuss everything related to real life and real wars in Hornblower's era.

25 127 The Marines: Who They Are, And What They Do
by Sharpiefan
Mar 15, 2015 12:58:52 GMT
No New Posts The Good Ship HMS Fanfic

Our members expand the world of Hornblower

4 17 Sea-monster!
by Sharpiefan
Mar 8, 2014 20:28:09 GMT
No New Posts Lubbers and Landsmen

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10 113 Ahoy there from a castaway!
by maerose
Mar 8, 2015 4:37:40 GMT

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16 294 Fall Break in Florida
by LadyJamers
Oct 21, 2014 21:44:46 GMT
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To the Battery!

9 295 Doing the Charleston
by Lady Barbara
May 17, 2014 14:05:24 GMT
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5 263 Let's have a serious chat about 2015
by Bucky
Mar 25, 2015 20:08:31 GMT
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207 3,468 Richard III
by DianeGretnaGreen
Mar 29, 2015 19:02:21 GMT
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For discussion of HH actors in non-HH roles.

24 108 Ioan in Forever
by maerose
Mar 5, 2015 10:43:39 GMT

Here Be Fangirls

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Sound the well, don your waders, and man the pumps, because no one gushes like Horatians!

25 520 Miscellaneous Men of Diverse Gushability.
by WinterMoon
Mar 18, 2015 16:14:35 GMT

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7 45 Test test test
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Oct 20, 2013 19:01:30 GMT
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2 30 Icons/avatars anyone?
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Mar 19, 2014 23:16:55 GMT
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8 52 Paul McGann onstage in London, Apr 3- May 3, 2014
by shipoftheline
Mar 28, 2014 3:32:39 GMT


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HMSCody: History, specifically United States, American West, Native Americans, class/gender/ethnicity. I also teach world civ, which is why I get to do Royal Navy stuff every now and then. I really hammer them with Bonaparte! Feb 7, 2015 5:20:27 GMT *
vixie: sounds marvellously fun! I'm medieval language and lit - Old French, Middle High German.... lots of material, but very little seafaring as we know and love it! Feb 8, 2015 21:00:11 GMT
Academic Fangirl: No seafaring here either - but I am an electronic engineer - so spend my time getting technical stuff into UG & PG students. Feb 9, 2015 7:58:27 GMT
vixie: more and more I find myself in the position of teaching UGs and PGs what they should have learned in high school - how to find things in the library, basic English grammar, etc - instead of getting down to the interesting stuff! Feb 10, 2015 19:23:56 GMT
HMSCody: It's the same here, too. We have to spend the first two or three semesters getting students up to college level. It's interesting to know it's not just a problem in the U.S. Feb 11, 2015 4:45:54 GMT
Sharpiefan: Link-drops and runs... http://www.britishpathe.com/video/as-it-was-in-nelsons-day Feb 12, 2015 13:11:44 GMT
HMSCody: Oh, that was sweet, Sharpie! Feb 13, 2015 13:36:52 GMT
Sharpiefan: And everything was spot-on correct, apart from the 'left wheel' - though it might've been the 1930 NCO giving that order - it would've been 'right shoulders forward' in the day. Feb 15, 2015 21:50:21 GMT
Sharpiefan: (I think the uniforms were originals, judging by where the jacket fronts finished: Marines were considerably shorter in 1805 than in 1930.) Feb 15, 2015 21:50:32 GMT
brontey: *shuffles in nervously* Feb 23, 2015 19:57:12 GMT
usHHan: No need to "shuffle nervously"...you're among friends here! Welcome, brontey! Feb 23, 2015 21:02:30 GMT
brontey: Well - I know Sharpie so that's something Feb 25, 2015 4:55:54 GMT
brontey: :3 Feb 25, 2015 4:56:00 GMT
QueueMistressMags: Ahoy, brontey! Stow your dunnage for'ard and report to the first lieutenant. :) Feb 25, 2015 20:41:18 GMT
HMSCody: Any friend of Sharpie's is even more welcome! Feb 27, 2015 3:12:34 GMT
WinterMoon: Welcome to the crew, Brontey. :D Feb 28, 2015 14:44:24 GMT
maerose: Hey Brontey. :D Mar 4, 2015 8:10:16 GMT
Sharpiefan: Hi there... I believe I know you on a couple of other boards under a different name... :D Mar 6, 2015 11:48:31 GMT
Sharpiefan: N'aww, Cody. *blushes* Mar 6, 2015 11:48:49 GMT
vixie: okay, all, it's about time for this again - cheer us all up a bit as we wait for Spring to take hold! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VslIuK-bAHg Mar 22, 2015 21:20:27 GMT