I am trying to find out about George Pike Cozens - he was also my GG Grandfather, I know he was the captain of Florinda but interested if you have any more history about him? Thanks. Have put up an album of the Florinda.
I am looking for information about my great great grandfather George Pike Cozens and the racing yawl that I believe he captained, the Florinda.
I hope there may be more great great grandchildren of George on this forum, please introduce yourselves. :)
We were very lucky to have been able...
The National Maritime Museum has a model of the Florinda on its website too,
I suppose that it must be on display at the museum but I havent seen it.
Hi Edward and others on this thread.
See attached pictures - I have finally got a photo of the painting that we have of the Florinda - also I found that we had a book published in 1894 with plans of her too.
We also have some of the cutlery and a teapot from the Florinda!
Hi Ed -
So it seems that our great grandmothers were sisters! I have photographs of my great grandmother Sarah Cozens with George Lillywhite. Do you have photos of Agnes?
As for records - I have a few copies of various census records but not a lot.
Of the other siblings - I think Auntie Flo...
I just found your thread about Dulcie and Gertrude Lillywhite. (I know it was a while ago - sorry! )
Dulcie was my grandmother, she married Frederick Evans and they had three children. John (my dad) is still alive and now 84. He would be very interested in this thread.
I think the two...