Nelson's Travel Kettle

kettle

Archaeologists have unearthed Admiral Lord Nelson's travel kettle during an excavation in Plymouth.

The kettle was amongst a number of the famous sea captain's personal effects that were discovered during digging for a new shopping centre.

Also discovered was his electric shaver, his personal footspa, a thing for shaving jumpers, his comedy horned Viking helmet, an English-Spanish phrasebook and a picture of Al Jolson signed, 'To Horatio, give 'em hell! Love Al'.

These items will go on display at the British Museum, alongside a TV remote that reputedly once belonged to the Duke of Wellington.

 

 

Return to Archive 3

InstagramFacebookTwitter
We'll find someone to blame
Your noise reduction breakfast
Big-eared discovery gets scientists in a flap
Ofsted Inspection Report
Fluff levels grow dangerously high
Particulate mapping of key delivery nodes (Tuesdays only).
Incosiderate spacemen
Major General Barmy-Phipps Discusses Operation Growbag
Two Bongs from a Gong and Three quick ding-dongs in the night

 

Standard British NunsTeaching Carrots to FlyStandard British NunsExtreme Dinosaurs

 

The Bleeding Obvious Prime Time Gameshow Generator

Latest blog entries...

13 June 2022: The Sandwich: #365

12 June 2022: The Sandwich: #364

11 June 2022: The Sandwich: #363

www.bleeding-obvious.co.uk
Copyright ©