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In the last 500 years Explorers have opened up our World.  Primarily, exploration has been funded to improve trade.  Technology has allowed us to explore farther and deeper than previously, and undoubtedly, will continue to do so.  Solar Navigator is part of Man's quest to put new technology to the test.  However, we recognise the efforts of those before us.  Indeed, the historic story pages below have all played a part to inspire our project :-

 

MARITIME HISTORY

 

AUGUSTINE FRESNEL

BEACHY HEAD

BELL TOOT

BREITLING ORBITER

CABLE & WIRELESS

CAPTAIN COOK

CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS

CLIPPER SAILING SHIPS

ENZA

FIONA COUNTESS OF ARRAN

FIRST SOLAR PACIFIC NAVIGATION

FIRST SOLAR SOLENT NAV

GREAT EASTERN

GREAT EXPLORERS

HMS BASILISK

 

 

HMS BOUNTY

HMS BEAGLE

HMS ENDURANCE

HMS DISCOVERY

HMS VICTORY

HMS WARRIOR

HORATIO HORNBLOWER (fic)

HORATIO NELSON

LIGHT HOUSES

LUSITANIA

JOHN HARRISON

JOSHUA SLOCUM

KONTIKI EXPEDITION - RA

LIGHTHOUSE HISTORY

MARY ROSE

 

 

 

MAYFLOWER VOYAGE

MISS NICKEL EAGLE

NAPOLEON BONAPARTE

NEEDLES LIGHTHOUSE

NOAH'S ARK

NOBEL PRIZE

PILGRIM FATHERS

SANTA MARIA

SIR FRANCIS DRAKE

SIR WALTER RALEIGH

THE BATTLE OF TRAFALGAR

THE BATTLE OF WATERLOO

TITANIC

VIKINGS

WATER SPEED RECORDS

 

 

 

GENERAL HISTORY

 

ADOLF HITLER

ANCIENT EGYPT

ANNE FRANK'S DIARIES

AZTECS

BATEMANS - RUDYARD KIPLING

BODICEA

CLEOPATRA

DAVID and GOLIATH

DINOSAURS

EARLY ELECTRICITY GENERATION

ERNEST SHACKLETON

GESTAPO

HEINRICH HIMMLER

HELEN OF TROY

HERSTMONCEUX CASTLE - MEDIEVAL HISTORY

INCAS

JOHN MCDOUALL STUART

MAYA

MUMMIES

NED KELLY

PYRAMIDS

ROALD AMUNDSEN

ROBIN HOOD

ROB ROY MAC GREGOR

SCOTT OF THE ANTARCTIC

STONEHENGE

SWORDS

THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR

THE AMERICAN WAR OF INDEPENDENCE

WILLIAM TELL

WILLIAM WALLACE

WINSTON CHURCHILL

WORLD WAR ONE

WORLD WAR TWO

 

 


 

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