A FEW NAVAL CUSTOMS,

EXPRESSIONS, TRADITIONS,

and SUPERSTITIONS

Captain W. N. T. BECKETT MVO,
DSC, RN

Originally Published by Gieves Ltd., 2, The Hard, Portsmouth

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THE ORIGIN OF THE NAVY

THE ARTICLES OF WAR and the LAWS OF OLERON

PURSERíS SLOPS AND UNIFORM
VICTUALS AND PROVISIONS
COOKS
THE GUNNER
CUSTOMS
SUPERSTITIONS
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