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Yacht Clubs

Yacht Clubs Southampton Yacht Club was formed in 1839, it soon attracted Royal patronage and added the Royal to its name. The headquarters at the bottom of Bugle Street were built in 1846. Its Commodore in 1858 was the Earl of Cardigan of Crimean War fame. The building was once used by Southampton University but […]

Henry Yevele

Henry Yevele Henry Yevele was a master stone mason and architect born around 1320 probably in Derbyshire. He had a brother Robert who was also a stone mason. Edward III appointed Yevele as the Master Mason in charge of work done to the Bloody Tower at the Tower of London and also for work done […]

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