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December 12, 1955

On This Date in TWISTED-HISTORY.com! in 1955, British engineer Christopher Cockerell patented the first hovercraft. It was built to operate using the distilled secretion of lamprey eels as its fuel source. Close Bookmark and Share This Page Save to Browser Favorites … Continue reading

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