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Postby MikeJames » 28 Jul 2019 11:29

HMS Dragon, Falmouth harbour, this afternoon

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Postby MichaelB » 28 Jul 2019 18:10

A nice aerial shot of Ajax in 1943.
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Postby SlatsSSN » 28 Jul 2019 22:08

HMS Defender in the Gulf circa 2015, taken from another T45. Note the Harpoons -fitted only for certain ops

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Defender's VLS from halfway up her mast

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Postby MichaelB » 29 Jul 2019 17:05

Some shots of the last British cruisers as designed and in one case after they put a garden shed on the stern.
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HMS Hood

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HMS Defender's bow with HMS Dragon, HMS Medway and HMS Queen Elizabeth in the background

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HMS Daring passing the Sydney Opera House in 2013

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HMS Forth passing a Trafalgar class submarine off Plymouth

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HMS Glorious after her conversion to an aircraft carrier in the 1920s

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HMS Hood seen from HMS Repulse

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Postby MikeJames » 09 Aug 2019 11:22

An earlier HMS Black Prince, a Duke of Edinburgh-class armoured cruiser.

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HMS Forth monitors the Russian patrol ship Vasily Bykov in the English Channel

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HMS Monmouth and HMS Queen Elizabeth, with two Merlins and an F35B about to land on.

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Postby MikeJames » 14 Aug 2019 09:16

Dido-class light cruiser HMS Sirius at sea during the Second World War.

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HMS Dragon in drydock

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A RN Harrier in a bit of trouble during the Falklands War.

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A rare colour shot of an old Daring, Diamond in the Med with a very relaxed crew.
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A rare colour shot of an old Daring, Diamond in the Med with a very relaxed crew.
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fastone045 wrote:A RN Harrier in a bit of trouble during the Falklands War.

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June 1983 actually, a full year after the Falklands Conflict. Nice bit of flying though. :hlp:

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Postby MikeJames » 14 Aug 2019 15:53

Given the alternative was to eject and put the bird into the ocean, he did well.

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fastone045 wrote:A RN Harrier in a bit of trouble during the Falklands War.

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Postby MikeJames » 16 Aug 2019 20:04

HMS Ajax in rough seas

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HMS Monmouth off the Plymouth coast after WESTLANT18

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Queen Liz II being towed down river.

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MikeJames wrote:Prince of Wales being towed down river

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Nice image Mike, but that is HMS Queen Elizabeth. Her Sistership is still fitting out in the basin at Rosyth.
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Postby MikeJames » 18 Aug 2019 06:50

HMS Ramillies leading some Town-class light cruisers and a County-class heavy cruiser, 1930s.

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Postby MikeJames » 22 Aug 2019 13:36

Three of the six ships of the Royal Navy's Special Squadron during the goodwill visits to eight countries in South America in 1964: the cruiser HMS Tiger, County class destroyer HMS London, and in the rear the Leander class frigate HMS Penelope

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