On October 21, 1797, the USS Constitution was launched in Boston Harbor. Nicknamed ‘Old Ironsides’, the vessel has far outlived…
Privacy Policies are usually full of legal mumbo-jumbo that applies to nobody, this policy isn’t much different, but the basic gist is that we won’t contact you unless you’ve previously asked us to, and we will never pass your e-mail address onto any other companies.
For each visitor to our Web page, our Web server automatically recognises the visitors language or country preferences. We collect the e-mail addresses of those who post comments or suggestions, or who communicate with us via e-mail. The information we collect is used to improve the content of our Web page, used to customise the content and/or layout of our page for each individual visitor and for contacting visitors.
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