11 relations: American Civil War, Blockade runner, British Newspaper Archive, CSS Tallahassee, Cubitt Town, Edinburgh, HMS Neptune (1874), London, Millwall, Overend, Gurney and Company, Samuda Brothers.
The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a war fought in the United States from 1861 to 1865.
A blockade runner is usually a lighter-weight ship used for evading a naval blockade of a port or strait, as opposed to confronting the blockaders to break the blockade.
The British Newspaper Archive web site provides access to searchable digitised archives of British newspapers.
The CSS Tallahassee was a twin-screw steamer and cruiser in the Confederate States Navy, purchased in 1864, and used for commerce raiding off the Atlantic coast.
Cubitt Town is a district on the Isle of Dogs in London, Greater London, England.
Edinburgh (Dùn Èideann; Edinburgh) is the capital city of Scotland and one of its 32 council areas.
HMS Neptune was an ironclad turret ship originally designed and built in Britain for Brazil, but acquired for the Royal Navy in 1878.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Millwall is an district in Greater London, on the southwestern side of the Isle of Dogs, in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets and includes a part of the Canary Wharf.
Overend, Gurney & Company was a London wholesale discount bank, known as "the bankers' bank", which collapsed in 1866 owing about £11 million, equivalent to £ million in.
Samuda Brothers was an engineering and ship building firm at Cubitt Town on the Isle of Dogs in London, founded by Jacob and Joseph d'Aguilar Samuda.