Rigby’s Encyclopaedia of the Herring

A work in progress with no end in sight

Tagged Kipper ...


On the derivation of the word herring and the uncertainty attached to it, along with that, similarly uncertain, of the kipper


Oh! The kipper! One of the greatest inventions of the Railway Age! Its Northumbrian origins, preparation, variety and history explored


Discovering The Marx Brothers in kipper barrels on a liner may not have been so improbable, but the dialogue makes up for any accidental plausibility