Ducket & Dogget

The Duckets and Doggets are fictional families, both descended from a Celtic fisherman, in LONDON. Both these are common English names; but 'Dogget's Coat and Badge' is a real and famous boat race of the watermen on the Thames.




 

 

 

Did You Know?
Chaucer's cheerful prologue to his Canterbury Tales about April’s sweet showers was echoed grimly at the start of T.S. Eliot’s Wasteland : “April is the cruellest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land . . .”




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