The Man with the Branded Hand – The Life of Jonathan Walker, Abolitionist

Sailing around the Florida Keys in 1844, forty-five-year-old Jonathan Walker had a price on his head. On board the small boat he had built that … [Read more...]

Solway Coast Smugglers

Smuggling along the Solway Coast was rife during the 17th and 18th centuries with large professional gangs operating on the Scottish and English … [Read more...]