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The Early Years

By |2019-09-26T13:05:46+01:00September 26th, 1730|Categories: History, Uncategorized|

Membership is limited to 25 members and admission is by way of ballot. Visitors are forbidden from entering the Club unless they have spent the previous night at the Captains house, however The Admiral is permitted to “invite who he pleases”. Dress code is monitored and prominence is given to etiquette during club entertainment. Rules about [...]

The Beginning – 1720

By |2019-09-26T09:14:10+01:00July 12th, 1720|Categories: History|

The Beginning – 1720   King George 1 sits on the thrown of England, Louis IV in France, Philip V in Span, The American colonies have a population of 475,000 people with Boston being the largest city with 12,000 followed by Philadelphia and New York with 10,000 and 7,000 respectively. London has a population of 600,000 [...]

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