Monthly Archives: October 2015


The last gasps of British sealing efforts in the South and a brief profile of a dynasty of ship owners who paid for a lot of the exploitation of marine resources in the sealing and whaling boom times.

Patreon is still a back burner thing for me. Material is accruing but other projects demand my immediate attention. I tried to record a thank you to Aaron during a blizzard but the microphones peaked out too much and the cold is never a friend to batteries, so the props are, once more, delayed to episode 015, coming soon.

Sir, the postal service must be taken to task.  Moustachios of that caliber ought be celebrated on a ten penny stamp at the very minimum.