Remember Stockton-on-Tees, where the first public railway terminated (opened in September 1825)? See how many more you can find around the globe in English-speaking countries.
Here's one for the Geographers amongst you: On which coast in an English-speaking country would you find the following 5 towns going north-south, Bath, Portland, Biddeford (sic), Rochester and Portsmouth?
Has the division between officers and men shrunk since the Captain was God?
When you go on holiday, what sort of hotel/resort do you go for? Do you go cruising on liners? Or do you follow inland waterways and stay in B&B's, eating in pubs?
(Have you learned more about history since you left full-time education, or do you think your lessons answered - all - your questions?)
(We often misconstrue the way we come across to others)
Are there as many who wish to read a good yarn as those who like to burrow into the realities of the planet (be they technical, historical or biographical)?
I might have tinkered with something I don't understand or may be I'm having problems with my internet connection I pressed the double arrow icon and can't get back to the original mode to add or change copy on hubs....