Tag Archives: Royal Navy

Leather-hilted Singlestick; Britain, c. 1900

Almost indestructible

Almost indestructible

 

 

A veritable knuckle-skinner…

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Singlestick Drill; Britain, 1896

Cutlass Drill; Britain, c. 1900

Cutlass Drill; Britain, 1896 on the Training Ship St. Vincent

Singlestick and cutlass practice was an integral part of onboard Navy training…

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Cutlass Drill; Great Britain, 1900

Naval Cutlass Practice 

 

Naval Cutlass Practice

 

 

 

British sailors practice with naval cutlasses…

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