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    Here is a long article about tea smuggling between Roscoff (a town in Brittany) and Great Britain.

    Contrebande de thé entre la Bretagne et les îles britanniques

    There are some mistakes in the timeframe (as the Commutation Law by William Pitt the Younger halted most of the smuggling before the French Revolution) but it is rather informative.

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