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Queen Elizabeth 2 (13,710 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article

RMS Queen Elizabeth 2, often referred to simply as QE2, is a retired British ocean liner converted into a floating hotel. Originally built for the Cunard
RMS Queen Elizabeth (3,628 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
With a design that improved upon that of Queen Mary, Queen Elizabeth was a slightly larger ship, the largest passenger liner ever built at that time and
MS Queen Elizabeth (1,571 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
MS Queen Elizabeth (QE) is a cruise ship of the Vista class operated by the Cunard Line. The design is modified from that of previous ships of that class
HMS Queen Elizabeth (R08) (6,754 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Queen Elizabeth is the lead ship of the Queen Elizabeth class of aircraft carriers, the largest warships ever built for the Royal Navy of the United
Queen Elizabeth-class battleship (4,178 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Queen Elizabeth-class battleships were a group of five super-dreadnoughts built for the Royal Navy during the 1910s. The lead ship was named after
Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier (8,549 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Queen Elizabeth class is a class of two aircraft carriers of the United Kingdom's Royal Navy. The lead ship, HMS Queen Elizabeth, was named on 4 July
Queen Mary 2 (7,803 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Queen Elizabeth 2 in 2004. As of 2017, Queen Mary 2 is the only purpose built passenger ship designed as an ocean liner, as opposed to a cruise ship.
The Beast Below (2,275 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
below the ship. The Doctor induces the creature to vomit, allowing them to escape back to the ship. The Doctor and Amy meet Queen Elizabeth X, known as
MS Queen Victoria (2,861 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
design as other Vista-class cruise ships including Queen Elizabeth. At 90,049 GT she is the smallest of Cunard's ships in operation. Her facilities include
HMS Queen Elizabeth (1913) (2,152 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Queen Elizabeth was the lead ship of her class of dreadnought battleships built for the Royal Navy in the early 1910s, and was often used as a flagship
List of aircraft carriers of the Royal Navy (353 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Archived from the original on 28 August 2017. Retrieved 8 March 2017. "Queen Elizabeth Class Facts and Figures". Royal Navy. Archived from the original on
Cunard Line (6,901 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
offered Cunard loans to finish Queen Mary and to build a second ship, Queen Elizabeth, on the condition that Cunard merged with the then ailing White
HMS Prince of Wales (R09) (2,245 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Prince of Wales (R09) is the second Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier. Unlike most large aircraft carriers, Prince of Wales is not fitted with
Flags of Elizabeth II (651 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Scotland Scotland The Royal Household may display Queen Elizabeth II's personal flag on any building, ship, car, or aircraft in which she is staying or travelling
RMS Queen Mary (7,503 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
along with Queen Elizabeth commenced the two-ship transatlantic passenger service for which the two ships were initially built. The two ships dominated
Sea trial (1,504 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the ship's secret departure date was that there were only two spring tides that year that would see the water level high enough for Queen Elizabeth to
Aircraft carrier (10,999 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in 2006. As of 2010, the ship is used for helicopter operations and for disaster relief. Current 2 65,000-tonne Queen Elizabeth-class STOVL carriers which
Ocean liner (7,778 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
After RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 was retired in 2008, the only ship still in service as an ocean liner is the RMS Queen Mary 2. Of the many ships constructed
List of active Royal Navy ships (1,611 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the ship prefix "HMS", for Her Majesty's Ship. HMS Victory Vanguard (Vanguard class) Ambush (Astute class) Trenchant (Trafalgar class) Queen Elizabeth (Queen
HMS Malaya (1,975 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sea. The Queen Elizabeth-class ships were designed to form a fast squadron for the fleet that was intended to operate against the leading ships of the opposing
Fast battleship (5,681 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
inadequacy of the ships already provided. Early in 1916, he had rejected proposals for a new fast battleship design, similar to the Queen Elizabeth but with reduced
Bilander (172 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the use of the bilander can be dated back as far as the reign of Queen Elizabeth. The mainmast was lateen-rigged with a trapezoidal mainsail, but the
HMS Barham (04) (8,399 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Barham was a Queen Elizabeth-class battleship built for the Royal Navy during the early 1910s. Often used as a flagship, she participated in the Battle
Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother (8,373 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
– 30 March 2002) was the wife of King George VI, and the mother of Queen Elizabeth II and Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon. She was queen of the
Crommesteven (184 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
represented in England by the hoy. When queen Elizabeth I died in 1603, her navy was reported to consist of 31 great ships, including galleons and crompsters
MV Britannia (2015) (776 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Fincantieri ship yard on 27 February 2015 for Southampton via Gibraltar. Britannia was officially named on 10 March 2015 by Queen Elizabeth II at the Ocean
TSS T/T Calshot (940 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Caronia, the Cunard Queens RMS Queen Elizabeth and RMS Queen Mary, the SS United States, and the White Star Line ship RMS Olympic. The Calshot is currently
HMS Warspite (03) (7,557 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Warspite was a Queen Elizabeth-class battleship built for the Royal Navy during the early 1910s. Completed during the First World War in 1915, she
Ceremonial ship launching (3,814 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ocean liner RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 after herself, instead of the older liner RMS Queen Elizabeth, by saying, "I name this ship Queen Elizabeth the Second.
RMS Aquitania (6,249 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ships were built. The keel was laid in the same plot where Lusitania had been built, and would later be used to construct Queen Mary, Queen Elizabeth
HMS Queen Elizabeth (141 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
HMS Queen Elizabeth could refer to one of three ships named in honour of Elizabeth I of England: HMS Queen Elizabeth (1913) was the lead ship of the Queen
List of ship commissionings in 1915 (130 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The list of ship commissionings in 1915 includes a chronological list of ships commissioned in 1915. In cases where no official commissioning ceremony
HMIS Tir (160 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Review to celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. She was decommissioned in 1977. An oil painting of the ship hangs at the Indian Naval Headquarters
Eglinton Island (174 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Archipelago in the Northwest Territories, Canada. Eglinton is one of the Queen Elizabeth Islands. Located at 75°48'N 118°30'W, it measures 1,541 km2 (595 sq mi)
Funnel (ship) (864 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
forward funnel plays host to a teens-only club. For example, the RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 was built with very distinctive wind-scoops at the base of her funnel
Invincible-class aircraft carrier (2,540 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
time in nearly a century, until the commissioning of the first of two Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers in December 2017. The Invincible class has
RMS Scythia (543 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
supply ship during the Second World War. Scythia was the longest serving Cunard liner until 4 September 2005, when her record was surpassed by RMS Queen Elizabeth
Golden Hind (1,513 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
at Deptford, London. The ship remained there from 1580 to around 1650, 45 years after Queen Elizabeth had died, before the ship eventually rotted away and
Royal Navy (19,535 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
amphibious warfare ships until December 2017, when the first Queen Elizabeth-class carrier was commissioned. Amphibious warfare ships in current service
RMS Mauretania (1938) (1,939 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
end of December 1939. For three months the ship lay idle in New York, docked alongside RMS Queen Elizabeth, RMS Queen Mary, and the French Line's SS Normandie
Gloriana (barge) (1,032 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
British royal barge. She was privately commissioned as a tribute to Queen Elizabeth II for her 2012 Diamond Jubilee, and was the lead vessel in the Thames
M29-class monitor (256 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Company. The main armament of the ships, two 6-inch Mk XII guns, came from guns originally intended for the five Queen Elizabeth-class battleships which became
Seymour Island (Nunavut) (997 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
explorer's ship, who did not land. It then was described as "....a long, low reef, about 100 feet in elevation." It was named after one of the ship's crew
Vista-class cruise ship (557 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ships". Subsequent ships based on this hybrid design include Costa's Costa Luminosa, Cunard's Queen Elizabeth, and Costa Deliziosa. The Cunard ships had
HMS Valiant (1914) (2,685 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
East. The Queen Elizabeth-class ships were designed to form a fast squadron for the fleet that was intended to operate against the leading ships of the opposing
East Indiaman (1,508 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Honourable East India Company held a monopoly granted to it by Queen Elizabeth I of England in 1600 for all English trade between the Cape of Good
Revenge-class battleship (5,386 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of the preceding Queen Elizabeth class, but with reductions in size and speed to make them more economical to build. Two of the ships, Revenge and Royal
Troopship (1,132 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ships to return fire was realized during World War I most were used instead as troopships or hospital ships. RMS Queen Mary and RMS Queen Elizabeth were
HMS Lancaster (F229) (1,204 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Duke class Type 23 frigate of the Royal Navy. She was launched by Queen Elizabeth II on 24 May 1990 and is known as "The Queen's Frigate", the Duke of
Passenger ship (2,019 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ever-larger ships were ordered, until the Cunard liner Queen Elizabeth was finally dethroned from her 56-year reign as the largest passenger ship ever built
HMS Lancaster (F229) (1,204 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Duke class Type 23 frigate of the Royal Navy. She was launched by Queen Elizabeth II on 24 May 1990 and is known as "The Queen's Frigate", the Duke of
Walter Raleigh (6,203 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
bore the name of its owner. The Crown (in the person of Queen Elizabeth I) purchased the ship from Raleigh in January 1587 for £5,000 (£1,100,000 as of
Rosyth Dockyard (947 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
integration site for the Royal Navy's newest aircraft carriers, the Queen Elizabeth class. Construction of the dockyard by civil engineers Easton, Gibb
Carrier battle group (3,357 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and ships with partner navies, in particular the United States Navy. In 2017, the first Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth entered
HMS Somerset (F82) (998 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
(inherited from affiliation with the Royal Green Jackets), TS Weston and TS Queen Elizabeth Sea Cadet Units, Downside, Baytree and Helles Schools, Bridgwater College
Elbe 17 (352 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
000 t, 345 m long, 41 m wide) The Cunard passenger ship Queen Elizabeth arrives in Hamburg. The ship turns towards the dry dock at high tide without tug
HMNB Portsmouth (8,787 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
landing ships Five supply ships One helicopter supply ship Eighteen merchant ships including troop/cruise ships such as RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 and SS
MV Spirit of Chartwell (457 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thames, she was selected in late 2011 to be the royal barge as part of Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee celebrations, and carried the Queen and the Duke
HMS Monmouth (F235) (1,271 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Wildcat to land aboard HMS Queen Elizabeth on 3 September 2018. The ship prepared to go into refit in early 2019, and her ship’s company became the Starboard
HMS Magpie (H130) (456 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
seabed in anticipation of Portsmouth's use by the aircraft carriers Queen Elizabeth and Prince of Wales. "Magpie enters HMNB Devonport". UK Defence Journal
HMS Ark Royal (R07) (2,690 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
by them in 1981. Ark Royal was christened by Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother. She followed sister ships HMS Invincible and HMS Illustrious into service
Glasgow Museum of Transport (640 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Harbour in 2011. The Museum of Transport was opened on 14 April 1964 by Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother. Created in the wake of the closure of Glasgow's tramway
List of ship commissionings in 1916 (85 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The list of ship commissionings in 1916 includes a chronological list of all ships commissioned in 1916. history.navy.mil :: Conyngham Archived 2007-09-22
Bathurst Island (Nunavut) (749 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Bathurst Island is one of the Queen Elizabeth Islands in Nunavut, Canada. It is a member of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago. The area of the island is
List of ship launches in 1913 (185 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The list of ship launches in 1913 includes a chronological list of ships launched in 1913. In cases where no official launching ceremony was held, the
RMS Caronia (1947) (1,845 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
White Star Line operated three ships on the Southampton—New York run. The famous RMS Queen Mary and RMS Queen Elizabeth operated a weekly express service
Queen Elizabeth Stadium (358 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Queen Elizabeth Stadium is an indoor sport facility on the Morrison Hill in Wan Chai, on the Hong Kong Island of Hong Kong. First opened in 1980,
Jackie Ronne (695 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
former base at Stonington Island as guest lecturer on the expedition cruise ship Explorer. She was a fellow of The Explorers Club and served as president
Timeline of largest passenger ships (1,369 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
outlived the ships that set them - notably the SS Great Eastern, and RMS Queen Elizabeth. List of largest cruise ships List of largest ships by gross tonnage
Pennant number (2,593 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
R HMS Illustrious — L HMS Invincible — N Queen Elizabeth class HMS Prince of Wales — P HMS Queen Elizabeth — Q Bay class RFA Cardigan Bay — CB RFA Lyme
Francesco Caracciolo-class battleship (1,652 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(52 km/h; 32 mph), the four ships were intended to be the equivalent of the fast battleships like the British Queen Elizabeth class. The class was never
Dreadnought (13,239 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
down ten new super-dreadnoughts in its 1912 and 1913 budgets—ships of the Queen Elizabeth and Revenge classes, which introduced a further step-change in
Nimrod Glacier (142 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Miller Ranges, then northeasterly between the Churchill Mountains and Queen Elizabeth Range, and finally spilling into Shackleton Inlet and the Ross Ice
HMS Smiter (P272) (201 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Faslane Force Protection Squadron. In June 2017, Smiter, in company with HM Ships Archer, Ranger and Exploit, deployed to the Baltic to take part in the NATO
Viscount Melville Sound (105 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
it separates Victoria Island and Prince of Wales Island from the Queen Elizabeth Islands. East of the sound, via Barrow Strait, lies Lancaster Sound
Appledore Shipbuilders (1,013 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
sponsons and centre blocks for Queen Elizabeth. From 2012, Appledore built similar sections for Queen Elizabeth's sister ship HMS Prince of Wales. Babcock
Carrier strike group (3,705 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
S. power projection capability; a single supercarrier such as HMS Queen Elizabeth (when deployed on a war footing) holds enough firepower to rival the
Iron Duke-class battleship (2,457 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
First World War, though they were soon surpassed by the five ships of the Queen Elizabeth class. They all saw extensive service during the war with the
HMS Sutherland (F81) (943 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
and Boikiy. Sutherland was the first vessel assigned to escort HMS Queen Elizabeth when she embarked on sea trials in June 2017. In 2018 Sutherland had
Forecastle (428 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
or fo'c's'le) is the upper deck of a sailing ship forward of the foremast, or the forward part of a ship with the sailors' living quarters. Related to
HMS Royal Sovereign (05) (4,398 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
sisters Resolution and Revenge, and Queen Elizabeth, and based in Malta. By the 1930s, the five ships of the Queen Elizabeth class were rotated through extensive
John Brown & Company (2,957 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and world-famous ships including RMS Lusitania, HMS Hood, HMS Repulse, RMS Queen Mary, RMS Queen Elizabeth and the Queen Elizabeth 2. At its height,
Admiral-class battlecruiser (5,445 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
had been able to reduce the draught in comparison to Queen Elizabeth by 22% by widening the ship to 104 feet (31.7 m) and lengthening it to 810 feet (246
HMS Elizabeth (424 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Twelve ships of the Royal Navy have borne the name HMS Elizabeth. In addition, a 1914 battleship was named HMS Queen Elizabeth, and an aircraft carrier
HMAS Vampire (D11) (3,103 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Yacht Britannia during Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip's visit to Australia. In 1980, Vampire was reclassified as a training ship. The warship remained
HMS Montrose (F236) (2,914 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the ship acted as the escort vessel for Queen Elizabeth II during her Diamond Jubilee visit to Cowes. From September to November 2012, the ship participated
Francis Drake's Circumnavigation (9,458 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and 26 September 1580. Authorised by Queen Elizabeth I and led by Francis Drake - the latter sailed with five ships in what was termed as a 'voyage of discovery';
Dime (Canadian coin) (548 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Currently the dime has, as with all Canadian coins, a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse. The reverse contains a representation of the Bluenose
HMS Carisbrooke Castle (K379) (159 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
she took part in the Fleet Review to celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. In November 1956, she was placed back in the reserve until she
HMS Knaresborough Castle (K389) (152 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1953 she took part in the Fleet Review to celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Souvenir Programme, Coronation Review of the Fleet, Spithead, 15th
HMS Scorcher (296 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1953 she took part in the Fleet Review to celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Scorcher was eventually paid off and broken up at Charlestown in
HMS Sanguine (216 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1953 she took part in the Fleet Review to celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Sanguine was sold to the Israeli Navy in 1958 and renamed Rahav
MV Arcadia (2004) (614 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
transfer the ship to the P&O Cruises fleet. As a result, Arcadia has a Cunard-style mast similar to those found on RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 and RMS Queen
List of maritime disasters (219 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
toll List by death toll of ships sunk by submarines List of RORO vessel accidents List of air disasters "Queen Elizabeth I – Against the Spanish Armada"
Parry Channel (280 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
archipelago were it not filled with ice. The channel separates the Queen Elizabeth Islands to the north from the rest of Nunavut. Named parts of the Channel
Swain (horse) (577 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
editions of Britain's premier weight-for-age race, the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes. Swain was a bay horse with a white star and snip and white
Queen Elizabeth II Dock (341 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Queen Elizabeth II Dock is a dock situated on the River Mersey at Eastham, in the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral, Merseyside, England. Construction of
MV Havengore (936 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
had been selected to carry members of the Royal Family as part of Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee celebrations in a flotilla of over a thousands
HMS Roebuck (H95) (1,141 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
ship to carry this traditional ship name, after a small deer native to the British Isles, which was used as far back as the reign of Queen Elizabeth I
Prince Patrick Island (725 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Arctic Archipelago, Prince Patrick Island is the westernmost of the Queen Elizabeth Islands in the Northwest Territories of Canada. The area of the island
Royal Standard of the United Kingdom (2,607 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the United Kingdom refers to either one of two similar flags used by Queen Elizabeth II in her capacity as Sovereign of the United Kingdom, the Crown dependencies
HMS Trumpeter (P294) (160 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Cambridge University Royal Naval Unit, having previously been the training ship of the Bristol University Royal Naval Unit. She served in the Gibraltar Squadron
Axel Heiberg Island (1,744 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Arctic Archipelago, it is also a member of the Sverdrup Islands and Queen Elizabeth Islands. It is known for its unusual fossil forests, which date from
HMS Bristol (D23) (1,733 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
come into service in the early 1970s, Bristol turned out to be a unique ship: the rest of the class were cancelled with the CVA-01 carriers in the 1966
MV Piano Land (1,431 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
service in April 1995 as Oriana for P&O Cruises, and was named by Queen Elizabeth II. She was built by Meyer Werft at their shipyard in Papenburg, Germany
HMY Britannia (2,130 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dunbartonshire. She was launched by Queen Elizabeth II on 16 April 1953, and commissioned on 11 January 1954. The ship was designed with three masts: a 133-foot
HMS Middleton (M34) (338 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Squadron based in Portsmouth. The ship was launched by Lord and Lady Blaker in 1983: Lady Blaker remains the patron of the ship. In 2009, Middleton sailed for
List of ship commissionings in 2017 (27 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The list of ship commissionings in 2017 includes a chronological list of all ships commissioned in 2017. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-hampshire-42256046
Mina Rashid (547 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
cruise destination, and residential area. It is the permanent home of Queen Elizabeth 2. The port is named after Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum and it
HMS Ramillies (07) (6,707 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Royal Navy during the First World War. They were developments of the Queen Elizabeth-class battleships, with reductions in size and speed to offset increases
HMS Teredo (P338) (182 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1953 she took part in the Fleet Review to celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. She was finally scrapped at Briton Ferry, Wales on 5 June 1965
MS Pride of York (578 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
being the largest passenger ship to be built on the Clyde since Queen Elizabeth 2. It was also the last large passenger ship ever to be built in the United
Bustino (1,152 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
record time and finished second to Grundy in the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes in what was described as the Race of the Century. Bustino was
Relaxing at Sea: Live on the QE2 (249 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
album by jazz saxophonist Lou Donaldson recorded on the RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 cruise ship and released on the Chiaroscuro label featuring Donaldson with
Operation Inland Seas (232 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
opening of the Seaway by Queen Elizabeth II of Canada and U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower on June 26, 1959. Thereafter, the ships visited ports throughout
HMS Pursuer (P273) (307 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Royal Navy Cyprus Squadron was created in February 2003 to protect ships around the Sovereign Base Areas in Cyprus, a vital staging post in the British
List of things named after Elizabeth II (3,156 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
after Queen Elizabeth II. It is divided by category, though each item's location is noted in the entry. Australia: New South Wales: Queen Elizabeth Stakes
HMS M30 (161 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
First World War. The availability of ten 6 inch Mk XII guns from the Queen Elizabeth-class battleships in 1915 prompted the Admiralty to order five scaled
Timothy Laurence (1,449 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
officer and the second husband of Princess Anne, the only daughter of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip. Laurence was equerry to the Queen from 1986 to
HMS Raider (P275) (190 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
training vessel of the British Royal Navy. Along with her batch 2 sister-ship, HMS Tracker, Raider is part of the Faslane Patrol Boat Squadron based at
MV Hebridean Princess (874 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
itineraries), to its current name, but the ship continues to operate as it did before the take over. In 2010 HM Queen Elizabeth II chartered Hebridean Princess for
Hans Island (4,636 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
referring to the ship Polaris's return voyage southward down the Kennedy channel. This does not answer when it was named. However, the ship's doctor and leader
French aircraft carrier PA2 (1,019 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Naval France and DCNS for the French Navy. The design was based on the Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers developed for the Royal Navy. The project was
HMS Archer (P264) (480 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Archer is the lead ship of the Archer class. As the lead ship she was one of several of her class to be completed in 1985 by Watercraft Marine, the
Liverpool Cruise Terminal (1,373 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
officially opened on 21 September 2007 by the Duke of Kent when the Queen Elizabeth 2 berthed at the terminal. The current terminal is composed mainly
Treaty of Hampton Court (1562) (305 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
as the Treaty of Richmond) was signed on 22 September 1562 between Queen Elizabeth and Huguenot leader Louis I de Bourbon, prince de Condé. The treaty
HMS Revenge (06) (5,404 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
First World War in the mid-1910s. The ships were developments of the Queen Elizabeth-class battleships, with reductions in size and speed to offset increases
HMS Scimitar (P284) (360 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
target during gunnery practice. The Ministry of Defence stated that the ship had actually been shooting at a NATO maritime signal flag, which is similar
Nashwan (1,387 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
2000 Guineas, Epsom Derby, Eclipse Stakes, and King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes. After sustaining his only defeat in the Prix Niel in September
MV Cunard Ambassador (415 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and the white-painted hull. “Picture History of the Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth”, William H. Miller Jr., Dover Publications Inc., 2004 “Picture History
List of ship launches in 1914 (224 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The list of ship launches in 1914 includes a chronological list of some ships launched in 1914. Gröner, Jung & Maass 1983, p. 54 Friedman 2009, p. 308
Eastham Oil Terminal (846 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Wirral Peninsula, beside the Manchester Ship Canal. It was commissioned in 1954 close to the Queen Elizabeth II Dock and is a storage and export facility
HMS Vanguard (23) (5,455 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
she participated in Queen Elizabeth II's Coronation Review. While she was refitting in 1955, the Admiralty announced that the ship was going to be put
Balmoral (309 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Balmoral Castle is a residence of Queen Elizabeth II in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. Balmoral may also refer to: Balmoral, New South Wales, a locality of
Coaling (ships) (905 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Queen Elizabeth as an oil-fired ship despite the abundance of coal and shortage of oil in the United Kingdom. The replacement of sailing ships with
Elizabethan era (8,284 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in the Tudor period of the history of England during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I (1558–1603). Historians often depict it as the golden age in English
List of dreadnought battleships of the Royal Navy (8,323 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
designed as a cheaper alternative to the Queen Elizabeth class. Plans had initially been for a class of eight ships, but at the start of the First World War
Jesus of Lübeck (240 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Solent. She was later chartered to a group of merchants in 1563 by Queen Elizabeth I. Jesus of Lübeck became involved in the Atlantic slave trade under
2020 Special Honours (Australia) (399 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Governor-General at any time. Some honours are awarded by other countries where Queen Elizabeth II is the Head of State and Australians receiving those honours are
1939 royal tour of Canada (3,703 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1939 royal tour of Canada by King George VI and Queen Elizabeth was undertaken in the build-up to World War II as a way to emphasise the independence
KLD Tunas Samudera (148 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
launched in 1989, and christened by Queen Elizabeth II and the King of Malaysia. Tunas Samudera is a sail training ship with the Royal Malaysian Navy. The
Fleet review (2,852 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lawrence Seaway; attended by ships from the Royal Canadian Navy and United States Navy; the former was reviewed by Queen Elizabeth II. July 1959 - Held at
Mary Wolverston (1,184 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
cargo aboard a ship anchored opposite Arwenack House, later the nucleus of the 17th century town of Falmouth.[citation needed]. Queen Elizabeth eventually
HMS Express (P163) (153 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
can be accommodated on board, as well as 5 permanent ships company drawn from the Royal Navy. 5 ship's company, 1 training officer, 10 URNU students. When
HMS Ledbury (M30) (455 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Ledbury, the second ship of the name, is a Hunt-class mine countermeasures vessel of the Royal Navy. She was launched in December 1979 and commissioned
Height of Fashion (horse) (1,182 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
British-trained Thoroughbred racehorse and broodmare. Owned and bred by Queen Elizabeth II, was undefeated in her three races as a two-year-old in 1981, winning
HMS Prince of Wales (431 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
two Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers. St. Lucia 1778 Groix Island 1795 Dardanelles 1915 Bismarck 1941 Malta Convoys 1941 Prince of Wales (ship) -
Admiralty Fire Control Table (407 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Rodney in the early 1920s, while the battleships Warspite, Valiant, and Queen Elizabeth, and the battlecruiser Renown, received Mk VII tables in the late 1930s
Elliott Ridge (162 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Elliott, captain of the icebreaker USS Staten Island which assisted the cargo ship Wyandot through the Weddell Sea pack ice to establish Ellsworth Station on
List of battleships of World War II (699 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
they were at either the end of the war, or when the ship was sunk. The battleship was a capital ship built in the first half of the 20th century. At the
Admiralty Fire Control Table (407 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Rodney in the early 1920s, while the battleships Warspite, Valiant, and Queen Elizabeth, and the battlecruiser Renown, received Mk VII tables in the late 1930s
Richard Henry Lee (1,491 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Virginia for Yorkshire, England, to complete his formal education at Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Wakefield. Both of his parents died in 1750 and, in
Postage stamps and postal history of Saint Helena (782 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
October 1948) 75th Anniversary of the UPU (10 October 1949) The first Queen Elizabeth issue was for the 1953 Coronation, followed by a pictorial definitive
HMS Eagle (R05) (2,532 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
of the Royal Navy, in service 1951–1972. Until the arrival of the Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers in the 21st century, she was one of the two
Battle of Sesimbra Bay (1,883 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
between an English naval expeditionary force sent out from orders by Queen Elizabeth I to prevent any further Spanish incursions against Ireland or England
HMS Ranger (P293) (386 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
which has its offices at the University of Sussex, Brighton. Her badge is a ship's wheel superimposed on seven blue roundels, representing the seven seas
HMS Tamar (P233) (340 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Named after the River Tamar in England, this is the seventh Royal Navy ship to be named Tamar. She is the fourth Batch 2 River-class vessel to be built
SS Atlantic Conveyor (981 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Atlantic Conveyor was a British merchant navy ship, registered in Liverpool, that was requisitioned during the Falklands War. She was hit on 25 May 1982
HMS Blyth (M111) (149 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
minesweeper of the Second World War, pennant number J15. Along with her sister ship, Ramsey, she was deployed to the Middle East on Operation Aintree in 2007
HMS Diamond (D34) (1,242 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
starting with celebrations to mark the Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Diamond was in the Middle East Area of Operations in 2012. During
HMS Puncher (P291) (351 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Puncher attended Kieler Woche ("Kiel Week") in 2011 with her sister ship Express and ships from several navies. Puncher has a permanent crew of five regular
HMS M29 (292 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
First World War. The availability of ten 6 inch Mk XII guns from the Queen Elizabeth-class battleships in 1915 prompted the Admiralty to order five scaled
SOS (2,357 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(from) GBTT GBTT GBTT (GBTT identifies the Queen Elizabeth 2 radio room, repeated 3 times) (Ship) QUEEN ELIZABETH 2 PSN (position) 49 06 30 N (North latitude)
Drigh Lake (362 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pehlwi of Iran, Hafez al-Assad of Syria, Muammar Gaddafi of Libya, Queen Elizabeth II of England and her husband Prince Philip, Sheikh Zaid of UAE, King
Queen Elizabeth Way (6,974 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW) is a 400-series highway in the Canadian province of Ontario linking Toronto with the Niagara Peninsula and Buffalo, New
HMS Tracker (P274) (214 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
training vessel of the British Royal Navy. Along with her batch 2 sister-ship, HMS Raider, Tracker is part of the Faslane Patrol Boat Squadron based at
Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II (12,891 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jubilee of Elizabeth II being the 60th anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II on 6 February 1952. The only Diamond Jubilee celebration for any
HMS Charger (P292) (359 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
long and 5.8 metres wide and powered by two Rolls-Royce turbo engines. The ship is based at the Royal Naval Headquarters (Merseyside) in Liverpool and was
Dartford Crossing (5,950 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in the north. It consists of two bored tunnels and the cable-stayed Queen Elizabeth II Bridge. The only fixed road crossing of the Thames east of Greater
Henry Ice Rise (169 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and master of USNS Private John R. Towle (T-AK-240). Henry died aboard his ship, February 16, 1975, while returning from his fourteenth voyage to Antarctica
The Pirate Queen (2,619 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Balgord, who was nominated for a Drama Desk Award for her performance as Queen Elizabeth I. The show received harsh appraisals from the critics and had weak
HMS Valiant (195 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
battleship, scrapped in 1957. HMS Valiant (1914), launched in 1914, was a Queen Elizabeth-class battleship that served in World War I and World War II. HMS Valiant (S102)
HMS Example (P165) (576 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Example acts as a training ship for students at Durham, Newcastle, Northumbria, Teesside and Sunderland universities. The ship takes part in deployments
Madiz (651 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy as a Royal Patrol Yacht, with King George VI, Queen Elizabeth and the present Queen Elizabeth using her on several occasions. During this period
Desire (ship) (273 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
of Francis Drake. After this expedition Cavendish was knighted by Queen Elizabeth I of England who was invited to a dinner aboard the Desire. Thomas
HMS Grimsby (M108) (496 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
is a Sandown-class minehunter of the British Royal Navy, and the second ship to bear the name. She was built by Vosper Thornycroft, in Woolston, Hampshire
HMS Warspite (525 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
cruiser launched in 1884 and scrapped in 1905. HMS Warspite (03) was a Queen Elizabeth-class battleship launched in 1913. She served in the First World War
Museum of Maritime Science (255 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The museum building itself is modelled after the British ocean liner Queen Elizabeth 2. Outside the museum building are a number of exhibits including a
French battleship Richelieu (10,261 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
other ships conducted shooting practice on 7, 14–15, and 17 July in preparation for the raid. The plan called for Richelieu, Valiant, Queen Elizabeth, and
List of aircraft carriers (4,122 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
future British Queen Elizabeth class (formerly CVF). Never completed: German aircraft carrier I  – planned conversion of passenger ship from German shipyard
Melville Island (Northwest Territories and Nunavut) (1,333 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
of H.M. discovery ship "Resolute" to the Arctic regions, in search of Sir John Franklin and the missing crews of H.M. discovery ships "Erebus" and "Terror
SS Antilles (346 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
passengers and crew evacuated the ship safely to the island of Mustique and they were rescued by the Cunard Line′s Queen Elizabeth 2. The burnt-out hulk could
David Frost (4,264 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
2009. Frost died on 31 August 2013, aged 74, on board the cruise ship MS Queen Elizabeth, where he had been engaged as a speaker. His memorial stone was
Squat effect (577 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
difficulties. It was a cause of the 7 August 1992 grounding of the Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2) off Cuttyhunk Island, near Martha's Vineyard. The liner's speed
HMS M32 (199 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Royal Navy. The availability of ten 6 inch Mk XII guns from the Queen Elizabeth-class battleships in 1915 prompted the Admiralty to order five scaled
HMS Pembroke (M107) (755 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
was the second ship launched of the second batch of the class, which had several improvements over the first five ships built. The ship was posted for
HMS Severn (P282) (732 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
offshore patrol vessel of the Royal Navy. Named after the River Severn, the ship was the first to bear the name in 56 years. She was built by Vosper Thornycroft
HMS Blazer (P279) (312 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
long and 5.8 metres wide and powered by two Rolls-Royce diesel engines. The ship is based at HMS Nelson, the shore base in Portsmouth and was commissioned
Norma West (194 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cape Town, South Africa, her best known television appearance was as Queen Elizabeth of York in the BBC series The Shadow of the Tower (1972). She played
HMS Medway (P223) (451 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
signed the contract to build the ships on the Clyde in Scotland. The Ministry of Defence stated that the Batch 2 ships are capable of being used for constabulary
MV Clio (618 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Clio was a 4,558 GRT cargo ship that was built in 1939 as Bukarest by Deutsche Werft, Hamburg, Germany for Deutsche Levant Line. She was seized by Allied
HMS Artful (S121) (552 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
but the system was completed ahead of time. "Artful (6135609)". Miramar Ship Index. Retrieved 25 March 2016. Bush, Steve (2014). British Warships and
New Zealand fifty-cent coin (1,262 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
reigning monarch, which throughout the coin's mintage has only been Queen Elizabeth II. Following a 1959 committee, it was agreed in 1963 that New Zealand
Raid of Ruthven (2,021 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
majesties present rents," a reference to the thriftiness of James V. Queen Elizabeth was pleased with events and sent £1000 in September 1582 with Robert
Queen Elizabeth II Quay (852 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Queen Elizabeth II Quay, also known as QE II Quay (/ˌkjuːiːˈtuːkiː/) and by residents as the Deep Water Quay, is a locality in Freetown, Sierra Leone
Cruise ship (8,830 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Line pioneered the luxury cruise transatlantic service on board the Queen Elizabeth 2 ocean liner. International celebrities were hired to perform cabaret
HMS Exploit (P167) (469 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
alongside. Instruction is given in engineering, firefighting, damage control and ship handling. 'Sea weekend' training is usually limited to visiting UK coastal
HMS Iron Duke (F234) (2,465 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Iron Duke is a Type 23 frigate of the Royal Navy, and the third ship to bear the name. Iron Duke has intercepted several large consignments of illegal
HMS Scott (H131) (906 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Navy ship to carry the name, and the second to be named after the Antarctic explorer, Robert Falcon Scott. She was ordered to replace the survey ship HMS Hecla
HMS Cattistock (M31) (756 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Cattistock, the third ship of this name, is a Hunt-class mine countermeasures vessel of the Royal Navy. She was launched in 1981 and commissioned on
Naval Long Service and Good Conduct Medal (1848) (2,442 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the medal, with double scroll claw supports on the medal rim. The Queen Elizabeth II version appeared after she succeeded to the throne on 6 February
Future of the Royal Navy (7,342 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
comprising up to three amphibious ships, chartered maritime ships with special forces and at the extreme, a Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier with embarked
Thomas Cavendish (1,834 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the captured 600 ton sailing ship the Manila Galleon Santa Ana (also called Santa Anna). He was knighted by Queen Elizabeth I of England after his return
RFA Tidespring (A136) (432 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
with HMS Queen Elizabeth on 26 February 2018; although the full procedure had to be abandoned owing to bad weather, Tidespring and Queen Elizabeth were able
Queen Elizabeth II Quay (852 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Queen Elizabeth II Quay, also known as QE II Quay (/ˌkjuːiːˈtuːkiː/) and by residents as the Deep Water Quay, is a locality in Freetown, Sierra Leone
Kīnaʻu (1,165 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(1843). Narrative Of A Voyage Round The World, Performed In Her Majesty's Ship Sulphur, During The Years 1836-1842, Including Details Of The Naval Operations
Red Jet 4 (315 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
sightseeing trips to view Queen Elizabeth 2 before it left Southampton for the final time. Red Jet 4 is featured in the 2008 video game Ship Simulator 2008 with
HMS Tyne (P281) (599 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Tyne is the sixth Royal Navy ship to carry the name Tyne. She is a River-class offshore patrol vessel built by Vosper Thornycroft in Southampton to
English Armada (2,963 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Drake-Norris Expedition, was an attack fleet sent against Spain by Queen Elizabeth I of England in 1589, during the undeclared Anglo-Spanish War (1585–1604)
HMS Explorer (P164) (694 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The ship is primarily assigned to the Yorkshire Universities Royal Naval Unit (URNU), serving the universities of Hull, Sheffield and Leeds. The ship is
HMS Ark Royal (R09) (2,607 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Navy's tribute to and celebrations of Queen Elizabeth II's Silver Jubilee at Spithead. In the mid-1970s, the ship made a return to television. A major
HMS Portland (F79) (856 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the British Royal Navy. She is the eighth ship to bear the name and is the fifteenth and penultimate ship of the 'Duke' class of frigates, and is named
William Helyar (544 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Coker, in Somerset, was Archdeacon of Barnstaple and a chaplain to Queen Elizabeth I. He was the son of William Helyar by his wife Alice Veale and was
RFA Sir Bedivere (L3004) (598 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
RFA Sir Bedivere (L3004) was a Landing Ship Logistic of the Round Table class. She saw service in the Falklands War, the Persian Gulf and Sierra Leone
Kvaerner Govan (465 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of modules for the Queen Elizabeth class aircraft carriers at the yard. The Clyde-built ships data base - lists over 22,000 ships built on the Clyde Today
Woodbridge, Suffolk (1,482 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Augustinian canons. In 1536 it passed to King Henry VIII. In 1564, Queen Elizabeth I granted the mill and the priory to Thomas Seckford, who in 1577 founded
Carnival Corporation & plc (3,492 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
most high-profile brands, with the continued popularity of the famous Queen Elizabeth 2 and the development of the world's largest trans-Atlantic Ocean liner
Sagafjord (887 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
completed by a ship with 44 altogether, of which most were achieved under her original name Sagafjord, even surpassing the RMS Queen Elizabeth 2. In the pilot
James, Viscount Severn (564 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Wessex, and Sophie, Countess of Wessex, and the youngest grandchild of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. He is 12th in line of succession
HMAS Canberra (FFG 02) (2,426 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Canberra was assigned to escort the Royal Yacht Britannia during Queen Elizabeth II's visit in 1988, helped enforce the post-Gulf War United Nations'
Yugoslav training ship Galeb (1,036 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Minister Jawaharlal Nehru - India President Gamal Abdel Nasser - Egypt Queen Elizabeth II - UK Secretary General Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev - USSR Secretary
Hutchesontown C (1,281 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Its centrepiece were two Brutalist 20-storey slab blocks at 16-32 Queen Elizabeth Square, designed by Sir Basil Spence and containing 400 homes. Acclaimed
Sea Cadets (United Kingdom) (2,431 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the Royal Navy, and are recognised by the UK Ministry of Defence. Queen Elizabeth II is the patron of Sea Cadets. Sea Cadets ethos is made up of three
Royal Mail Ship (949 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Royal Mail Ship (sometimes Steam-ship or Steamer), usually seen in its abbreviated form RMS, is the ship prefix used for seagoing vessels that carry mail
HMS Hermes (440 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
decommissioned in 2017 HMS Hermes is the name given to the Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier Ship Control Centre Training Simulator situated in the Defence
HMS M31 (364 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Royal Navy. The availability of ten 6 inch Mk XII guns from the Queen Elizabeth-class battleships in 1915 prompted the Admiralty to order five scaled
HMS Chiddingfold (M37) (331 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
glass-reinforced plastic and all fixtures within the ship are made of non-ferrous metals, keeping the ship's magnetic signature to the bare minimum. In January
Muscovy Company (2,029 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Livonian War (1558–1583), Tsar Ivan IV asked Jenkinson to sound out Queen Elizabeth I of England as a marriage prospect, providing a possible refuge for
The Queen's Beasts (1,797 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Queen's Beasts are ten heraldic statues representing the genealogy of Queen Elizabeth II, depicted as the Royal supporters of England. They stood in front
Stephen Payne (naval architect) (2,354 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
featured a tour of the RMS Queen Elizabeth. He would later state that he was immediately captivated by the ship. His interest in ships intensified during a
Port Everglades (2,899 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Everglades was once home to RMS Queen Elizabeth when she was laid up as a museum ship from 1968 until 1970. Besides RMS Queen Elizabeth, Port Everglades has been
Mardyke (river) (1,128 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Thurrock, that flows into the River Thames at Purfleet, close to the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge. In part, it forms the boundary between the Essex hundreds
Spanish Armada in Ireland (4,319 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
government of Queen Elizabeth I, which prescribed harsh measures for the Spanish invaders and any Irish who might assist them. Up to 24 ships of the Armada
RFA Sir Tristram (L3505) (587 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
RFA Sir Tristram (L3505) is a Landing Ship Logistics of the Round Table class. She was launched in 1966, and accepted into British Army service in 1967
List of battlecruisers of Russia (3,000 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
developed the Queen Elizabeth-class fast battleships that could force battle on an enemy fleet and had enough protection to attack any type of ship. However
James Gordon Partridge Bisset (1,769 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Caronia, Franconia, Mauretania, Aquitania, Berengaria, Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth. James Bisset was born in Liverpool, UK, on 15 July 1883, the son of
English ship Triumph (1562) (167 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
nominal burden of 1000 tons, she was the largest ship built in England during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I. Triumph was a square-rigged galleon of four
Royal Navy Fleet Flagship (390 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
HMS Albion in 2018. It will revert to an aircraft carrier when HMS Queen Elizabeth assumes the duty in late 2018/early 2019. List of flagships "Brazil
Steamship (4,785 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Launched in 1938, RMS Queen Elizabeth was the largest passenger steamship ever built. Launched in 1969, RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2) was the last passenger
SS Normandie (6,204 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Soon the Queen Mary, later refitted as a troop ship, moored nearby. Then, 2 weeks later, RMS Queen Elizabeth joined the Queen Mary. For 5 months, the three
Q4 (104 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Wheel Drive (AWD) system The Cunard Line codename for the ship later named Queen Elizabeth 2 A shortened name for Section 4, a part of Co-op City An abbreviation
Transatlantic crossing (2,565 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
SS Normandie, RMS Queen Mary, SS America, RMS Queen Elizabeth, SS United States, SS France, Queen Elizabeth 2, and RMS Queen Mary 2. The Blue Riband is
The Service of the Sword (617 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
stories: "Promised Land" by Jane Lindskold Michael Winton, brother of Queen Elizabeth III and Crown Prince of Manticore, embarks on his "snotty" cruise following
SS Gothic (1947) (326 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1954 featured the ship in Sydney on arrival and Fremantle on departure three months later. This visit was part of Queen Elizabeth II's coronation world
HMAS Anzac (D59) (1,697 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
shelling supply lines and a visit to Tokyo to celebrate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, Anzac operated off the west coast until 13 June; the conclusion
HMS Westminster (F237) (1,052 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Westminster is a Type 23 frigate of the Royal Navy, and the second ship to bear the name. She was launched on 4 February 1992 and named for the Dukedom
Royal Yacht Squadron (788 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the majority of other UK registered vessels. The club's patron is Queen Elizabeth II and the club's admiral is Prince Philip who is also a former club
HMS Vengeance (1899) (3,341 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
back to the ship for the operation. This time, the plan involved using Albion to spot for the powerful dreadnought battleship Queen Elizabeth, which was
HMAS Duchess (D154) (4,704 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
port visits. She was involved in celebrations for the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II during 1953, and escorted the royal yacht Britannia in 1954. The
QE3 (54 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
QE3 may refer to: MS Queen Elizabeth, third Cunard passenger ship of the name Round 3 of quantitative easing (5346) 1981 QE3, an asteroid Qe3, the algebraic
HMS Echo (H87) (1,114 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the first of two multi-role hydrographic survey ships commissioned by the Royal Navy. With her sister ship, HMS Enterprise, they form the Echo class of survey
Lady Arbella Stuart (1,772 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was an English noblewoman who was considered a possible successor to Queen Elizabeth I of England. During the reign of King James VI and I, she married
HMS Surprise (K346) (542 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
English Channel, the ship was deployed at Portsmouth. She then sailed to the Solent and took part in the Fleet Review by Queen Elizabeth II on 15 June 1953
HMS Mersey (P283) (578 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
vessel (OPV) of the British Royal Navy. Named after the River Mersey, the ship is the first to be named Mersey in 84 years. Various tenders (predominantly
HMS Sheffield (D80) (3,565 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
section from an identical ship, Hércules, being built for the Argentine Navy. Sheffield was launched on 10 June 1971 by Queen Elizabeth II and was estimated
Flag of Sierra Leone (790 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Two years later, they removed 10 ships from its registry believed to be from Iran. This followed the seizure of a ship in Lebanon that was carrying weapons
HMS Marlborough (1912) (4,762 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
which were incorporated into the reconstruction programme for the Queen Elizabeth-class battleships. Marlborough was 622 feet 9 inches (190 m) long overall
Chaseabout Raid (866 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mary's forces were superior and the rebel lords fled to England where Queen Elizabeth censured the leader. There were fears that her marriage to Darnley
QE2 (album) (811 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
11-year-old Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Elizabeth 2. The album cover design appears to be a close-up of the side of the ship, complete with Plimsoll Line in
SS Oriana (1959) (737 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
One ship was called for, named Orbustus in the early stages of planning, before Oriana was settled on - a poetic reference to both Queen Elizabeth I of
Queen's Personal Flag for New Zealand (645 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The personal flag of Queen Elizabeth II in her role as Queen of New Zealand was approved for use in 1962. It is used by the Queen only when she is in
Inger Klein Thorhauge (295 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the history of the cruise line. She has since become Captain of MS Queen Elizabeth. Inger Klein Thorhauge's father worked in the Faroe Island's fishing
The Sea Hawk (1940 film) (2,186 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Álvarez (Claude Rains) as his ambassador to allay the suspicions of Queen Elizabeth I (Flora Robson) about the great armada he is building to invade England
HMS Manica (1,431 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Turkish transport ships near Najara, apparently heading for Maidos or Kilia Liman. Queen Elizabeth was directed onto the largest ship, the Scutari, which
Type 23 frigate (3,688 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
HMS Bulwark, the Helicopter Platform (LPH) – HMS Ocean and the two Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers are also planned to be equipped with the same
HMS Dido (37) (893 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
George VI and Queen Elizabeth to the Isle of Man. In 1953 she took part in the Fleet Review to celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, where she
HMAS Diamantina (K377) (1,149 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
interrupted these duties in March 1963, escorting the royal yacht during Queen Elizabeth II's tour to Australia. Diamantina paid off from the RAN on 29 February
Peter Townsend (RAF officer) (2,018 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
to King George VI from 1944 to 1952 and held the same position for Queen Elizabeth II from 1952 to 1953. Townsend notably had a romance with Princess
Passenger terminal (maritime) (523 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Terminal, in New York Port Everglades cruise terminal, in Fort Lauderdale Queen Elizabeth II Terminal, Mayflower Terminal, City Terminal and Ocean Terminal,
The Who Was? Show (282 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William Shakespeare Marie Antoinette Susan B. Anthony Orville Wright Queen Elizabeth I Bentley Green – Portrayed: King Tut Louis Armstrong George Washington
HMS Enterprise (H88) (1,393 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the tenth ship to bear this name, is a multi-role survey vessel - hydrographic oceanographic (SVHO) of the Royal Navy. She has a sister ship, HMS Echo
HMS Forth (P222) (870 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
signed the contract to build the ships on the Clyde in Scotland. The Ministry of Defence stated that the Batch 2 ships are capable of being used for constabulary
Royal Australian Navy Memorial (201 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
oceans, in conflict and peace, since then. The memorial was unveiled by Queen Elizabeth II on 3 March 1986, on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the
1580s in England (2,726 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of Queen Elizabeth I (until 19 April 1583), 5th of Queen Elizabeth I (starting 23 November 1584, until 14 September 1585), 6th of Queen Elizabeth I (starting
Shipyard (3,743 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
established as a royal dockyard by Queen Elizabeth I in 1567. For 414 years, the Dockyard provided over 500 ships for the Royal Navy, and was forefront
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (8,733 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark, 10 June 1921) is the husband of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom and other Commonwealth realms. Philip was
HMS Resolution (09) (4,917 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the Queen Elizabeth-class ships sent to the Mediterranean Fleet and the ships of the 1st Division reconstituted as the 1st Battle Squadron. The ship underwent
The Lowry (1,345 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
opened on 28 April 2000 and was officially opened on 12 October 2000 by Queen Elizabeth II. To redevelop the derelict Salford docks, Salford City Council developed
3rd Spanish Armada (5,523 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
English coast virtually undefended. This caused the relationship between Queen Elizabeth I of England and the Earl of Essex to deteriorate further and Charles
Dale Duguid (175 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
company Photon Stockman in 1991. Duguid was recognised with a medal from Queen Elizabeth II for having been a prime mover for the vfx industry in Australia
George Keith, 5th Earl Marischal (933 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Chancellor, John Maitland of Thirlestane. The Master of Gray thought Queen Elizabeth would be displeased by the use of her money for this. He took part
Monarchy of New Zealand (10,013 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the sovereign and head of state of New Zealand. The current monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, ascended the throne on the death of her father, King George VI
Robert Southwell (died 1598) (597 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
of Charles Howard, 1st Earl of Nottingham, and a lady in waiting to Queen Elizabeth. They had four sons and four daughters, including: Robert Southwell
Ian McNaught (241 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Trinity House, and was Captain of ships for Cunard and Seabourn including the last Captain of the Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2). Captain McNaught joined Cunard
HMS Biter (P270) (624 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Universities Royal Naval Unit, a Royal Naval Reserve unit based in Manchester. The ship is based at HMS Eaglet, the Royal Naval Headquarters in Liverpool. As part
Women in piracy (1,589 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
a minority of pirates were women. On many ships, women (as well as young boys) were prohibited by the ship's contract, which all crew members were required
William Parker (privateer) (291 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
became mayor of Plymouth before becoming a privateer in the services of Queen Elizabeth. In 1587 he sailed in consort with Sir Francis Drake during Drake's
HMS Adamant (A164) (346 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Review to celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. In October 1954, she was commissioned as depot ship to the 3rd Submarine Squadron at Rothesay
Fourth plinth, Trafalgar Square (1,862 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
nearby Houses of Parliament. Queen Elizabeth II statue: It has also been suggested that a permanent statue of Queen Elizabeth II is to be erected on the
Royal standards of Canada (2,149 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Personal Canadian Flag, is a heraldic banner adopted and proclaimed by Queen Elizabeth II in 1962 for her use in her capacity as Queen of Canada. With its
HMS Defender (D36) (1,227 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Navy. She is the eighth ship to bear the name. Construction of Defender began in 2006, and she was launched in 2009. The ship completed her first sea
List of ships on stamps (549 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
yacht (1948) RMS Queen Elizabeth (1965) yacht (1965) Santa María (1965) yacht (1968) fishing boat (1969) Sunfish (1969) sailboat and ship (1970) Bahamian
Castle series stamps (1,535 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
are two definitive stamp series issued in the United Kingdom during Queen Elizabeth II's reign. The common aspects of the two series are the four chosen
RMS Empress of Britain (1955) (845 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Govan near Glasgow, Scotland. She was launched on 22 June 1955 by HM Queen Elizabeth II. This was nearly fifty years after the first CP Empress of Britain
HMS Dreadnought (S101) (951 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
submarine, built by Vickers Armstrongs at Barrow-in-Furness. Launched by Queen Elizabeth II on Trafalgar Day 1960 and commissioned into service with the Royal
Edward Bruce, 1st Lord Kinloss (731 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Scots for his expenses. With James Colville, he was sent to invite Queen Elizabeth to send a representative to the baptism of Prince Henry, discuss the
Navy (4,416 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Russian design). The United Kingdom is also currently constructing two Queen Elizabeth-class carriers, which will be the largest STOVL vessels in service
Edward Bruce, 1st Lord Kinloss (731 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Scots for his expenses. With James Colville, he was sent to invite Queen Elizabeth to send a representative to the baptism of Prince Henry, discuss the
Basil Smallpeice (6,076 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
invited guests when she named the ship Queen Elizabeth the Second. Smallpeice believed using the style Queen Elizabeth II wasn't entirely appropriate, it
RMS Antonia (121 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
RMS Antonia and her sister ship Andania were the first two of the six 14,000 ton "A" ocean liners built for Cunard in the early 1920s. Antonia was built
Jerry Kyd (551 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Captain Simon Petitt, the Senior Naval Officer of Queen Elizabeth who had effectively been CO of the ship since 2012. Kyd routinely wore the Royal Navy rank
Lord Jim (1965 film) (1,318 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
West End of London as the Royal Film Performance in the presence of Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother; Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon; and the
Eswarah (1,162 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
subsequent appearances she finished eighth in the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes and fourth in the Yorkshire Oaks. Eswarah is a bay mare with
HMS Dragon (D35) (1,320 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Dragon is the fourth ship of the Type 45 or Daring-class air-defence destroyers built for the Royal Navy. She was launched in November 2008 and commissioned
SS New Bern Victory (622 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was hit by a passing ship, that ship was severely damaged. List of Victory ships Liberty ship Type C1 ship Type C2 ship Type C3 ship Babcock & Wilcox (April
William Warwick (174 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Bil" Warwick, CBE was a merchant sailor and the Master of Cunard's Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2), the first person to hold that position.[citation needed] He
NRP Bérrio (A5210) (161 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Walker Geesport Iris Irishman Laertes Lycaon Nordic Ferry Norland Queen Elizabeth 2 Rangatira Salvageman Saxonia Scottish Eagle St Edmund St Helena Stena
French schooner Belle Poule (1,197 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was seriously wounded fighting the fire. King George VI and Queen Elizabeth paid the ships a visit, and Blonsard was awarded the Croix de Guerre for saving
HMS Vidal (946 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Rockall. This was authorised on 14 September 1955, with orders from Queen Elizabeth II transmitted to the Vidal detailing On arrival at Rockall you will
SS Middlebury Victory (631 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was a Victory-class cargo ship built during World War II. The Middlebury Victory (MCV-726), was a type VC2-S-AP2 victory ship built by Permanente Metals
List of ship launches in 1938 (216 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The list of ship launches in 1938 includes a chronological list of some ships launched in 1938. List of World War II ships Friedman 1982, p. 439 Lenton
Spanish Armada (7,928 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
but was made commander by King Philip II. The aim was to overthrow Queen Elizabeth I and her establishment of Protestantism in England, to stop English
ST Cervia (1,970 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
other tugs in the refurbishment of the Cunard liner Queen Elizabeth from her role as troop ship back to a passenger liner. During the working life of
Humphrey Gilbert (3,743 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
explorer, member of parliament and soldier who served during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I and was a pioneer of the English colonial empire in North America
Figurehead (442 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
often considered to be figureheads. Commonly cited figureheads include Queen Elizabeth II, who is Queen of 16 Commonwealth realms and head of the Commonwealth
SS France (1960) (8,603 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
rumoured that this ship would be a 75,000-ton replacement for their ships RMS Queen Mary and RMS Queen Elizabeth.[citation needed] (This ship would eventually
List of aircraft carriers in service (1,315 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
from the original on 30 March 2018. Retrieved 30 March 2018. "HMS Queen Elizabeth arrives home after helicopter trials success". Royal Navy. 27 February
SS Canberra (1,617 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
sailed to South Georgia, where 3,000 troops were transferred from Queen Elizabeth 2. They were landed at San Carlos on 2 June. When the war ended, Canberra
John Treasure Jones (2,395 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
serving in RMS Samaria, RMS Scythia, RMS Britannic, RMS Georgic and RMS Queen Elizabeth. In February 1954 he was appointed staff captain RMS Caronia, until
Katina P (692 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Katina P deliberately ran the ship aground 40 kilometres (25 mi) north of Maputo in Mozambique and then abandoned ship. The tanker, which had been under
Naval operations in the Dardanelles campaign (7,731 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
April, an observer on a kite-balloon ship had spotted an Ottoman transport ship moving near the Narrows. Queen Elizabeth, stationed off Gaba Tepe, had fired
USS Potomac (AG-25) (1,840 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
and deals were made. In 1939 the United Kingdom's King George VI and Queen Elizabeth travelled with the Roosevelts aboard Potomac to George Washington's
Lion of Knidos (760 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
it has been prominently displayed on a plinth under the roof of the Queen Elizabeth II Great Court. This sculpture of a recumbent lion was quarried from
RMAS Goosander (A164) (43 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Service. She saw service in the Falklands War. She has a sister ship, RMAS Pochard, and was built by Robb Caledon Shipbuilders in Leith. Ship-Wrecks.co.uk
SS United States (5,874 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
for transatlantic travel by ship had dwindled—America was sold in 1964, Queen Mary was retired in 1967, and Queen Elizabeth in 1968—and United States was
Dance-class minesweeper (372 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
during World War I. Fourteen ships were built in the Dance class, and each was named after a type of dance, the ships were: Cotillion – October 1917;
Villa Guardamangia (2,161 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
as the residence of Princess Elizabeth, Duchess of Edinburgh (later Queen Elizabeth II), and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, between 1949 and 1951, while
Kilian Island (146 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ship Elvira in September 1913 when the two schooners (the Polar Bear and the Elvira) were frozen in the ice of the Beaufort Sea, along with two ships
RFA Pearleaf (A77) (160 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Auxiliary of the United Kingdom. She was the second ship to bear the name. Pearleaf and her sister ship Plumleaf (A78) were originally built by Blythswood
CVA-01 (2,496 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and CVA-02 been built, it is likely they would have been named HMS Queen Elizabeth and HMS Duke of Edinburgh. In the 1960s, the Royal Navy was still one
Carrack (1,702 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
sometimes hailed as the first armoured ship. Jesus of Lübeck, chartered to a group of merchants in 1563 by Queen Elizabeth. Jesus of Lübeck became involved
Fincantieri 6274 (412 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
current fleet consists of RMS Queen Mary 2, MS Queen Victoria, and MS Queen Elizabeth. There is some popular speculation on whether Cunard would continue
Fleet Solid Support Ship (603 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
introduction of the Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers a new class of ship will be required to replace the existing ageing ships. The Strategic Defence
INS Vishal (1,419 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
talks with the United Kingdom to purchase the detailed plans for HMS Queen Elizabeth to use as the basis of INS Vishal's design. Naval planners believe
HMS Protector (A173) (1,586 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Protector is a Royal Navy ice patrol ship built in Norway in mid 2000. As MV Polarbjørn (Norwegian: polar bear) she operated under charter as a polar
HMS Bulwark (L15) (1,897 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Bulwark is the second ship of the Royal Navy's Albion-class assault ships. She is one of the United Kingdom's two amphibious transport docks designed
RMS Samaria (1920) (375 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
comfort at reasonable rates and who were not in a hurry. Originally the ship was intended to make a profit in the immigrant trade with third class passengers
HMS Sabre (P285) (584 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
respectively. The vessel had previously been operated alongside her sister ship the Grey Fox as part of Operation Lifespan in Northern Ireland since 1993
HMS Dauntless (D33) (1,632 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Dauntless is the second ship of the Type 45 or Daring-class air-defence destroyers built for the British Royal Navy. She was launched at Govan in January
RFA Tidespring (A75) (130 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Auxiliary. As a replenishment oiler, her main purpose was to refuel other ships. The ship had a long career in the RFA, entering service in the early 1960s,
Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1,398 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
as many corporate and individual donations, under the patronage of Queen Elizabeth II. It was headed by British explorer Sir Vivian Fuchs, with New Zealander
Australian Silver Kookaburra (481 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
purity to .9999 silver. While the obverse of the coin always depicts Queen Elizabeth II, the reverse side changes every year, always featuring a kookaburra
German submarine U-704 (909 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
further ships. U-704 did fire four torpedoes at the troopship Queen Elizabeth on 9 November 1942, with Kessler claiming a hit, although Queen Elizabeth was
Her Majesty's Ship (1,346 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Commonwealth realms (states which recognise Queen Elizabeth II as their monarch). Canada: Her Majesty's Canadian Ship (HMCS) / (French: Navire canadien de Sa
1953 in the United Kingdom (2,469 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1953 in the United Kingdom. This is the year of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II and the North Sea flood. Monarch – Elizabeth II Prime Minister –
MV Coral (270 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
II, Cunard Adventurer) was a cruise ship in service for Louis Cruises until 2011. She was a Cunard Line cruise ship that operated from 1971 to 1977. She
Royal tours of Canada by the Canadian Royal Family (11,983 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
theme; for instance, the 2005 tour of Saskatchewan and Alberta by Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, was deemed to be a vehicle
RFA Sir Lancelot (L3029) (741 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
RFA Sir Lancelot (L3029) was the lead ship and prototype of the Round Table class landing ship logistics, an amphibious warfare design operated by the
Slave ship (2,728 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of Lübeck, a 700-ton ship used on the second voyage of John Hawkins to transport 400 captured Africans in 1564. Queen Elizabeth I was his partner and
Moose Jaw (3,982 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
king and father of Queen Elizabeth II, paid a visit in 1926. King George VI and his wife Queen Elizabeth (later known as Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother)
HMS Cordella (297 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
supported her sister ship HMS Pict while the latter influence swept Berkeley Sound. No mines were found thus reducing the risk to ships engaging in naval
SD Tempest (97 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kingdom's Naval Service. Tempest was ordered specifically to handle the Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers however she performs general harbour towage
HMS Penzance (M106) (53 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Queen Elizabeth-class Queen Elizabeth Prince of Wales
RFA Sir Geraint (L3027) (318 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
(L3027) was a Landing Ship Logistic of the Round Table class. She saw service in the Falklands War and Sierra Leone. The ship was originally built for
Anglo-Moroccan alliance (1,808 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of England and Morocco. Commercial agreements had been reached by Queen Elizabeth I of England and the Moroccan Sultan Ahmad al-Mansur on the basis of
The Valiant (1962 film) (222 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
attack which seriously damaged the two British battleships Valiant and Queen Elizabeth and the oil tanker Sagona at the port of Alexandria in December 1941
MS Marco Polo (2,455 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
passenger liners in transatlantic service, alongside Cunard Line's RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 and Polish Ocean Lines' Stefan Batory. However, according to Ian
Chilean ship Micalvi (390 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cdr. Pedro Espina Ritchie but the crew joined the mutiny and brought the ship into the hands of the insurrection. She was ordered to weigh anchor and sail
SS Aleppo (233 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Company and its ships were merged into the Cunard Steam Ship Co. Ltd., and Aleppo was transferred on 7 September 1878. In 1880, the ship was fitted with
RMS Aurania (1882) (268 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1905. The ship was 143.3 metres (470 ft 2 in) long, with a beam of 17.4 metres (57 ft 1 in) and a depth of 11.3 metres (37 ft 1 in). The ship was assessed
Biskop Hvoslef (115 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
first rescue boat. The ship was built for the rescue company of Br. Fallfall in Hardanger and put into service in 1933. The ship was utilized as a search
HMS Albion (L14) (2,114 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
two-ship Albion class. Built by BAE Systems Marine in Barrow-in-Furness, Albion was launched in March 2001 by the Princess Royal. Her sister ship, Bulwark
Hawthorn M-class destroyer (175 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Admiralty design. The midships 4 inch gun was shipped between the second and third funnels. Both ships were laid down in 1914 and completed in 1915. Both
Cammell Laird (1,899 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
for the flight decks of the Royal Navy's new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth. In May 2012, it was announced that complete shipbuilding was set to
RMS Carmania (1905) (663 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
largest ships in the Cunard fleet. Carmania had steam turbines and Caronia had quadruple-expansion engines. The essentially identical ships with the
SS Orion (175 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
a steam-powered ship moored on the western shore of the islet Skeppsholmen in central Stockholm, Sweden. It is a listed historic ship of Sweden. The vessel
Prunella Scales (1,712 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the BBC comedy Fawlty Towers and her BAFTA award-nominated role as Queen Elizabeth II in A Question of Attribution (Screen One, BBC 1991) by Alan Bennett
Morgenster (ship) (163 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Morgenster (Morning Star in Dutch) is a sail training ship based in the Netherlands. She was built, as a herring lugger under the name De Vrouw Maria
Singeing the King of Spain's Beard (1,839 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Portuguese port of Lisbon with the objective of invading England. Queen Elizabeth gave the English privateer, Sir Francis Drake, an outstanding leader
Gundalow (468 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
history of the Portsmouth, N.H., Customs District from the days of Queen Elizabeth and the planting of Strawberry Banke to the times of Abraham Lincoln
Deep Brillante (1,062 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
then sent to Europe where he ran poorly in the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes. He did not race again and was retired to stud at the end of
Chilean tug Colo Colo (1931) (142 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
original on 17 July 2012. Retrieved 22 May 2011.CS1 maint: unfit url (link) [1] List of decommissioned ships of the Chilean Navy Chilean ship Colo Colo
Elizabeth FitzGerald, Countess of Lincoln (1,400 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
for The Geraldine, a sonnet written by Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey. Queen Elizabeth I of England, whom Lady Elizabeth served as a lady-in-waiting, was
USCGC Decisive (WMEC-629) (16 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
(1967) Nautilus⛵ (1967) Oregon II⛵ (1967) Orient Princess⚓ (1967) Queen Elizabeth 2⚓ (1967) Rachel Corrie⛵ (1967) Rainier⛵ (1967) Titan⛵ (1967) Bartlett⛵
HMS St Albans (F83) (2,160 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the sixth ship to bear the name and is the sixteenth and final ship in the 'Duke' class of frigates. She is based in Portsmouth. The ship was launched
HMS Invincible (R05) (3,072 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
was the Royal Navy's lead ship of her class of three light aircraft carriers. She was launched on 3 May 1977 as the seventh ship to carry the name. She was
RMS Ausonia (320 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
though there was later a "terrific gale" and even "ice bumping against the ship". Towards the end of the voyage, they gave a recital for voice and piano
SS Lincoln Victory (626 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The SS Lincoln Victory was a Victory ship built during World War II under the Emergency Shipbuilding program. She was built by the California Shipbuilding
George Clifford, 3rd Earl of Cumberland (1,862 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
October 1605), was an English peer, naval commander, and courtier of Queen Elizabeth I of England. He was notable at court for his jousting, at the Accession
English ship Squirrel (1570s) (576 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the area as England's first overseas colony under Royal Charter of Queen Elizabeth I. Plans for a further expedition south along the American coastline
Fleet Air Arm (6,058 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
following the Strategic Defence and Security Review 2010. Two new Queen Elizabeth class carriers able to operate the F-35B short take-off and landing
Amorina (ship) (423 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
converted to have masts installed and competed in the 1983 Cutty Sark Tall Ships Race. The vessel was designed as a lightvessel for use by Swedish maritime
Zawisza Czarny (ship) (174 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Zawisza Czarny is the name of two Polish sailing-ships owned by the Polish Scouting and Guiding Association, ZHP. Zawsisza Czarny used to be a fishing
Lewis Bellenden (943 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
accuse the latter at the court of Queen Elizabeth I of England. In March 1585 he was sent as ambassador to Queen Elizabeth to discuss border matters. His
HMS Conqueror (S48) (1,130 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Conqueror is[update] the only nuclear-powered submarine to have engaged an enemy ship with torpedoes, sinking the cruiser General Belgrano during the 1982 Falklands
NoCGV Eigun (33 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(1967) Nautilus⛵ (1967) Oregon II⛵ (1967) Orient Princess⚓ (1967) Queen Elizabeth 2⚓ (1967) Rachel Corrie⛵ (1967) Rainier⛵ (1967) Titan⛵ (1967) Bartlett⛵
The Sinking of the Titanic (1,464 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bryars' music and in December 1972 organised a concert at London's Queen Elizabeth Hall. The Sinking Of The Titanic would be the centrepiece of the concert
HMS Duncan (D37) (1,398 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
be armed with the Harpoon anti-ship missile system. On 2 March 2015, Duncan left Portsmouth armed with Harpoon anti-ship missiles. Duncan's construction
Hanne Marie (173 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
vessel with a gaff ketch rig that was built in Fanø Denmark in 1919. The ship originally functioned as a fishing vessel, but was decommissioned in Esbjerg
Battle of Flores (1592) (3,140 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
London, received a commission from Queen Elizabeth I for an expedition to the West Indies. He outfitted a sixteen ship naval squadron of which two, the
Eastern Caribbean dollar (2,398 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
combined GDP is 5.46 billion US dollars, which is comparable to Bermuda. Queen Elizabeth II appears on the banknotes and also on the obverse of the coins. She
Belgian ship Godetia (A960) (226 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Godetia (A960) is a command and logistical support ship of the Belgian Naval Component, launched on 7 December 1965 at the Boelwerf in Temse, and christened
Raid on Alexandria (1941) (1,233 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Queen Elizabeth had a draught of 33ft 5in forward and 32ft 7in aft; after the explosion: draught 41ft 10in forward, 33ft 10in aft." Queen Elizabeth was
HMS Amphion (P439) (487 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1953 she took part in the Fleet Review to celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Like all Amphion-class submarines, Amphion had a displacement of
SS Empire Broadsword (399 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Empire Broadsword was a Type C1-S-AY-1 infantry landing ship built in 1943 as Cape Marshall. She was renamed Empire Broadsword before completion and entering
Shipborne rolling vertical landing (597 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
landing (SRVL) in an F-35B (test aircraft BF-04) onto HMS Queen Elizabeth. Her sister ship, HMS Prince of Wales, is equipped with the full 'Bedford Array'
Esther Jensen (101 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
offering escorted sailing holidays. She is eligible to take part in The Tall Ships' Races organised by Sail Training International. "WIE IS ESTHER JENSEN"
SS Empire Broadsword (399 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Empire Broadsword was a Type C1-S-AY-1 infantry landing ship built in 1943 as Cape Marshall. She was renamed Empire Broadsword before completion and entering
MS Amera (565 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Amera (formerly Seabourn Sun, Royal Viking Sun and Prinsendam) is a cruise ship for Phoenix. She was launched in 1988 as Royal Viking Sun for the Royal Viking
SS Java (1865) (148 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
v t e Ships of the Cunard Line Current fleet 2004  RMS Queen Mary 2 2007  MS Queen Victoria 2010  MS Queen Elizabeth Years indicate year of entry into
Shipborne rolling vertical landing (597 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
landing (SRVL) in an F-35B (test aircraft BF-04) onto HMS Queen Elizabeth. Her sister ship, HMS Prince of Wales, is equipped with the full 'Bedford Array'
HMS Tradewind (P329) (352 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Soviet submarines and surface ships. In 1953 she took part in the Fleet Review to celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. She was scrapped at Charlestown
Epos (library ship) (193 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
three counties twice a year. In 2005 the ship was in service 126 days per year, lending 53,300 books. The ship has room for 6,000 books. The rest of the
HMS Hurworth (M39) (145 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
King John to Great Yarmouth. Hurworth-on-Tees, Darlington "HMS Hurworth - Ship's Sponsor". Royal Navy. Archived from the original on 5 April 2008. Retrieved
Baden-Powell House (1,733 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Chief Guide Olave, Lady Baden-Powell, and it was opened in 1961 by Queen Elizabeth II. The largest part of the £400,000 cost was provided by the Scout
William Wynter (1,953 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
an admiral and principal officer of the Council of the Marine under Queen Elizabeth I of England and served the crown during the Anglo-Spanish War (1585–1604)
Koh-i-Noor (5,680 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
transferred to the Crown of Queen Mary in 1911, and finally to the Crown of Queen Elizabeth (later known as the Queen Mother) in 1937 for her coronation as Queen
Royal Institution of Naval Architects (449 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the name of the member. The Patron of the Institution is Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh is an Honorary Fellow.. The Royal Institution
Henley Bridge (Ontario) (670 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Ontario, Canada. The bridge carries eight lanes of traffic of the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW) in an east–west direction over Twelve Mile Creek. The bridge
JDS Kashima (446 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
kissed by the Queen Elizabeth". Kaiwo Maru (1989) Wertheim, Eric, ed. (2007). The Naval Institute Guide to Combat Fleets of the World: Their Ships, Aircraft
BL 15-inch Mk I naval gun (1,359 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
gun: Queen Elizabeth-class battleships (Five ships with eight guns each – 3 ships converted to Mk I (N)) Revenge-class battleships (Five ships with eight
Bayeux war cemetery (919 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Reginald Blomfield for the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC). Queen Elizabeth II and President of France Jacques Chirac attended ceremonies at the
HMS Broadsword (F88) (438 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Broadsword was the lead ship and first Batch 1 unit of the Type 22 frigates of the Royal Navy. Broadsword was ordered from Yarrow Shipbuilders on 8
SS Clarksdale Victory (607 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
new 10,500-ton class ship known as Victory ships. Victory ships were designed to replace the earlier Liberty Ships. Liberty ships were designed to be used
ARA Suboficial Castillo (786 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
USS Takelma (ATF-113) from 1944 to 1992. Suboficial Castillo is used as support ship for both the Argentine Submarine Force and during the summer campaigns in
Pre-dreadnought battleship (5,700 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the pre-dreadnoughts was to support the brand-new dreadnought HMS Queen Elizabeth engaging the Turkish shore defences. Three of the pre-dreadnoughts
Kaiwo Maru (1930) (234 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Corporation in Kobe, and was launched on 27 January 1930 alongside her sister ship Nippon Maru. She was operated by the Tokyo Institute for Maritime Training
Telefon Bay (214 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
French Antarctic Expedition under Charcot, 1908–10. The name derives from the ship SS Telefon, which was repaired here. The bay forms part of an Antarctic Specially
Søren Larsen (ship) (535 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
horsepower (180 kW) B&W Alpha diesel could propel the ship at 7 knots (13 km/h; 8.1 mph). The ship's single hold was accessible through three hatches. Søren
St. Catharines/Niagara District Airport (1,221 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(Regional Road 55) at Airport Road (Regional Road 90), just north of the Queen Elizabeth Way and east of the City of St. Catharines. The airport is classified
Santa Maria Manuela (316 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
schooner. Originally a fishing ship of the Portuguese White Fleet, Santa Maria Manuela is now used as sea training and cruise ship, belonging to Grupo Jerónimo
HMS Dasher (P280) (269 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Royal Navy Cyprus Squadron was created in February 2003 to protect ships around the Sovereign Base Areas in Cyprus, a vital staging post in the British
Royal visits to Australia (4,361 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Princess Elizabeth—"Lilibet" to the family—who would later become Queen Elizabeth II. The following year they under took a Royal Tour without the baby
Victoria Hamilton (1,805 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the BBC1 series Lark Rise to Candleford. From 2016-17, she portrayed Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother in the Netflix historical drama series The Crown.
List of ship launches in 1915 (288 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The list of ship launches in 1915 includes a chronological list of ships launched in 1915. Gardiner & Gray 1985, p. 310 Greger 1976, p. 63 Gröner 1983
RMS Franconia (1910) (269 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Franconia was intended for the line's Boston service, being the largest ship of the time to enter Boston harbor, with winter service in the New York-Mediterranean
HMS Richmond (F239) (1,458 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
years. Also that year Richmond escorted the royal yacht HMY Britannia on the ship's final leg of her final tour of the United Kingdom prior to her decommissioning
UAM Creoula (174 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
UAM Creoula is a training ship of the Portuguese Navy, built in 1937 in the Companhia União Fabril (CUF) shipyards in Lisbon for the Parceria Geral de
British Armed Forces (7,290 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Reserves. Its Commander-in-chief is the British monarch, currently Queen Elizabeth II, to whom members of the forces swear allegiance. Long-standing constitutional
Claude Choules (2,458 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1914–18, the War Medal 1939–45, the Australia Service Medal 1939–45, the Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Medal, the Centenary Medal and the Royal Navy Long Service
Great Mongeham (804 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Butterfield. Locally produced ice cream and sausages found favour with Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother,[citation needed] who, as Lord Warden of the Cinque
HSwMS Spica (T121) (120 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Swedish Navy Spica-class, torpedo-armed, fast attack craft (FAC), now a museum ship at the Vasa Museum in Stockholm, Sweden. The vessel was one of three constructed
HMS Fox (A320) (69 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Fox, pennant number A320, was a Bulldog-class hydrographic survey ship of the British Royal Navy. Notes Moore 1985, p. 640. Baker 1998, p. 955. Bibliography
Timeline of Barbadian history (161 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Barbados. Queen Elizabeth II (January 2010). "Queen and Barbados: Royal visits". Retrieved 16 January 2010. Burleigh, Craig (2008). "Queen Elizabeth II Silver
HMS Victory (5,820 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
HMS Victory is a 104-gun first-rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, ordered in 1758, laid down in 1759 and launched in 1765. She is best known for
Allah Mina (92 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
24 Jan: USS Seahorse 27 Jan: Queen Frederica 24 Feb: K-19 17 May: Queen Elizabeth 2 21 Aug: Oswego-Guardian 15 Nov: K-19 Unknown date: K-64 1971 1973
Sea captain (3,103 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
its ships Queen Mary 2, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth from Southampton to Bermuda in 2011 to allow marriages to be conducted on their ships. Some
RFA Tidepool (A76) (91 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Royal Fleet Auxiliary. Tidepool had a long and busy life in the fleet. The ship participated in both the Cod Wars and the Beira Patrol during the 1970s.
Blue Peter badge (2,724 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Christopher Newby (2000), David Beckham, J. K. Rowling, Stephen Payne, Queen Elizabeth II (2001), Tom Daley (2009), David Tennant (2009), Anthony Horowitz
SS Yelkenci (662 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Yelkenci was a 7,052 GRT refrigerated cargo ship which was built in 1943 for the Ministry of War Transport (MoWT) as Empire Camp. She was sold in 1946
HMS Kent (F78) (2,100 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
a Type 23 Duke class frigate of the British Royal Navy, and the twelfth ship to bear the name, although technically she is named after the dukedom rather
Mircea (ship) (155 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
successful plans of the Gorch Fock; the last of a series of four sister ships. The ship is named after the Wallachian Domn, Mircea the Elder. After World War
Azur Lane (5,057 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Queen's Orders, a manga centering around the characters based on HMS Queen Elizabeth and HMS Warspite, is being published by Ichijinsha in Comic Rex. Azur
Sky Princess (2019) (946 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Royal-class cruise ship currently operated by Princess Cruises, a subsidiary of Carnival Corporation & plc. She is the second ship in the cruise line's
Royal and viceroyal transport in Canada (1,935 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
for overland journey. The ships used were either commercial or military; for their 1939 tour, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth travelled across the Atlantic
Siege of Kinsale (2,104 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland, commencing in October 1601, near the end of the reign of Queen Elizabeth I, and at the climax of the Nine Years' War—a campaign by Hugh O'Neill
Danmark (ship) (565 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Danmark is a full-rigged ship owned by the Danish Maritime Authority and based at the Maritime Training and Education Centre [da] in Frederikshavn, Denmark
SV Yankee Clipper (111 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Yankee Clipper is a three masted sailing cruise ship that served for Windjammer Barefoot Cruises, the failed cruise line. She was originally built in Kiel
HMS Exmoor (L61) (497 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Plymouth. In January Exmoor was part of the escort for the battleship Queen Elizabeth as she sailed from Portsmouth to Rosyth. Exmoor then sailed to Harwich
SS Cape Jacob (T-AK-5029) (102 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The SS Cape Jacob is a steam turbine-driven ship, first launched as the SS California. It was to be used by the Maritime Administration, and was delivered
NRP Sagres (1937) (618 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The NRP Sagres is a tall ship and school ship of the Portuguese Navy since 1961. As the third ship with this name in the Portuguese Navy, she is sometimes
USCGC Alert (WMEC-127) (100 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
decommissioned 10 January 1969, later to be converted into a museum ship. The ship is currently located in Portland, Oregon, and is being restored. Flynn
Vartiovene 55 (235 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
into a commercial cruise ship. It can be rented for private pleasure trips on the Baltic Sea. Originally named Röyttä, the ship was built as a minesweeper
HMS Clyde (P257) (1,050 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Clyde (pennant number P257) was an offshore patrol vessel and is the tenth ship in the Royal Navy to bear the name. She was launched on 14 June 2006 in Portsmouth
SS Cape Gibson (AK-5051) (345 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
is a Cape G Class Break bulk cargo ship of the United States Maritime Administration, last used as a training ship at Texas A&M University at Galveston
HMS Gifford (161 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Colledge, J. J.; Warlow, Ben (2006) [1969]. Ships of the Royal Navy: The Complete Record of all Fighting Ships of the Royal Navy (Rev. ed.). London: Chatham
LKL Kuršis (M51) (111 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the ship Kursis. The vessel augmented the Squadron of Mine-hunters, which had been established in 1999 with the similar donation of sister ship Koblenz
Aberdonia (yacht) (237 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Thornycroft ship yard and launched in 1935 Aberdonia has a rich history, former uses include a patrol boat, mine sweeper and is one of the Little ships of Dunkirk
John McCallum (naval architect) (185 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1995), was a Scottish naval architect. He was the Chief Ship Designer for the Queen Elizabeth the Second liner, which was built by John Brown & Company
James Hamilton, 1st Viscount Claneboye (1,459 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
for whom he had been an agent in negotiations for James to succeed Queen Elizabeth I of England. Hamilton was the eldest of six sons of Hans Hamilton
MS Lord Selkirk II (544 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
years included Queen Elizabeth II and Premier of Manitoba Edward Schreyer (later the Governor General of Canada), who sailed on the ship in 1970. She was
Blue-water navy (5,361 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ellwood, Tobias. "A Study into the Preparation for and Use of the Queen Elizabeth-Class Carriers (September 2013)" (PDF). rusi.org/. Royal United Services
List of characters in the Honorverse (825 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Father and predecessor of Queen Elizabeth III; Prince Roger's grandfather. Ariel (Winton) SKM Treecat. Bonded to Queen Elizabeth III. Field of Dishonor,
HMS Plover (M26) (530 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
XVII/XVII(8) mines. The ship was kept in service after the war and took part in the Fleet Review to celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in 1953. She
List of companies of the Bahamas (184 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bahamas became an independent Commonwealth realm in 1973, retaining Queen Elizabeth II as its monarch. In terms of gross domestic product per capita, the
Coronation of George VI and Elizabeth (7,873 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
platinum; it featured the Koh-i-Noor diamond from the crown of Queen Mary. Queen Elizabeth wore a gown made of silk satin, with pure gold thread embroidery in
Thomas Gates (governor) (1,018 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the Capture of Cadiz. His knighthood was later royally confirmed by Queen Elizabeth I. Gates was appointed by the Virginia Company of London, which had
Gil Eannes (ship) (793 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
hospital ship, now permanently moored in the Port of Viana do Castelo, serving as museum ship and youth hostel. The official name of the ship is written
Katarina (1953 ship) (478 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Katarina is a Finnish training ship of the Kotka School of Nautical Studies. Built by Valmet in Helsinki in 1953 as Aranda, she was the second vessel to
HMS Daring (D32) (2,236 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Daring is the lead ship of the Type 45 or Daring-class air-defence destroyers built for the Royal Navy, and the seventh ship to hold that name. She
Tung Chao-yung (400 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
education. In September 1970, he bought the Cunard ocean liner RMS Queen Elizabeth to convert it into a floating university S.S. Seawise University to
Future ship project 21 (120 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Future Ship Project 21st century (FSP21) FSP21 is a proposal to construct a replacement vessel for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's yacht "HMY Britannia"
List of ship launches in 2014 (762 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The list of ship launches in 2014 includes a chronological list of ships launched in 2014. "ABS: OOCL Korea". Retrieved 30 September 2017. "DNV GL: Hyundai
Lifeline (ship) (491 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Services currently seized by Maltese authorities due to disputed ownership, ship classification, home port documentation and flag registration. The captain
Minghua (ship) (374 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Minghua, formerly MV Ancerville, is a 1962 French cruise ship. Now landlocked, it is the centerpiece of the Sea World development in Shekou, Shenzhen,
NOAAS Fairweather (S 220) (494 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
NOAA Ship Fairweather (S 220), originally operated by the United States Coast and Geodetic Survey as USC&GS Fairweather (MSS 20), is an oceanographic research
Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma (10,951 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, and second cousin once removed of Queen Elizabeth II. During the Second World War, he was Supreme Allied Commander, South
Cap San Diego (365 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
general cargo ship, situated as a museum ship in Hamburg, Germany. Notable for Her elegant silhouette, She was the last of a series of six ships known as the
USS Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. (2,108 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dwight D. Eisenhower and Queen Elizabeth II took part, the destroyer entered the Seaway and steamed to Chicago on 2 July. The ship visited various ports
Unfuwain (1,125 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
he won four Group races and was placed in the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes and the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe. He went on to become a successful
ORP Fala (147 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Project 912 class (NATO: Obluze Class). She was the first ship of a five-ship series, commissioned in 1965. Of a Polish design, they were built
Lehg II (246 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(1967) Nautilus⛵ (1967) Oregon II⛵ (1967) Orient Princess⚓ (1967) Queen Elizabeth 2⚓ (1967) Rachel Corrie⛵ (1967) Rainier⛵ (1967) Titan⛵ (1967) Bartlett⛵
RV Atlantis II (225 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
research vessel formerly operated by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. The ship was built in 1962. She was used as the support vessel for the Alvin submersible
Grade II listed buildings in Brighton and Hove: S (3,548 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1997 by the merger of the neighbouring towns of Brighton and Hove. Queen Elizabeth II granted city status in 2000. In England, a building or structure
MV Sea Star (188 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
explosions the vessel sank in the Gulf of Oman on December 19, 1972. The first ship on the scene was the United States Navy destroyer USS Charles R. Ware (DD-865)
Italian training ship Palinuro (477 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy. Palinuro is named after Palinurus the famous helmsman of Aeneas's ship (after the fall of Troy the defeated Trojans detoured the Mediterranean)
HNLMS Van Galen (1965) (210 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The ship was in service with the Royal Netherlands Navy from 1967 to 1987. The frigate was named after Dutch naval hero Johan van Galen. The ship's radio
Roann (dragger) (101 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
(1967) Nautilus⛵ (1967) Oregon II⛵ (1967) Orient Princess⚓ (1967) Queen Elizabeth 2⚓ (1967) Rachel Corrie⛵ (1967) Rainier⛵ (1967) Titan⛵ (1967) Bartlett⛵
RMS Parthia (1947) (491 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
frequently sailed with the ship or her sister ship RMS Media, was the film star Katharine Hepburn. As originally constructed the ship had four passenger decks
Algonova (1969) (642 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In 1986, the ship was renamed A. G. Farquharson. In 1995 the ship was sold to Imperial Oil. Purchased by Algoma Central in 1998, the ship was renamed Algonova
SS Mulbera (187 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the newly married Duke and Duchess of York (later King George VI and Queen Elizabeth) boarded her at Marseilles for their voyage to East Africa. On 4 June
Gantry crane (1,148 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
wheeled, and some overhead cranes are suspended from a freestanding gantry. Ship-to-shore gantry cranes are imposing, multi-story structures prominent at
MV Orient Princess (237 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
a 1967 built passenger ship, originally built as the Yaohua. She is notable for being the first purpose built passenger ship for the People’s Republic
Iranian frigate Alvand (289 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
part of a four-ship order and is the lead ship of the class and flagship of the Iranian Navy. The ship was originally called Saam, lead ship of the Saam
Mount Columbia (Canada) (438 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
after the Columbia River. The river itself was named after the American ship Columbia Rediviva captained by Robert Gray, who first ventured over a dangerous
Italian training ship Corsaro II (320 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Commander of the ship was Agostino Straulino, who won the 1952 Olympic Games in the class Star. In 1961 Corsaro II was the only naval ship to join in the
Gulf Refinery, Milford Haven (413 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
refinery, originally owned by Gulf Oil, was opened in August 1968 by Queen Elizabeth II. The plant, constructed at a cost of approximately £35 million,
Commemorative coins of Australia (433 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
main design. The obverse features the third effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley, and "Australia 2012". A coloured version of
Iranian frigate Alvand (289 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
part of a four-ship order and is the lead ship of the class and flagship of the Iranian Navy. The ship was originally called Saam, lead ship of the Saam
USCGC Alert (WMEC-630) (82 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
(1967) Nautilus⛵ (1967) Oregon II⛵ (1967) Orient Princess⚓ (1967) Queen Elizabeth 2⚓ (1967) Rachel Corrie⛵ (1967) Rainier⛵ (1967) Titan⛵ (1967) Bartlett⛵
John Perrot (3,779 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Perrot (7 November 1528 – 3 November 1592) served as lord deputy to Queen Elizabeth I of England during the Tudor conquest of Ireland. It was falsely speculated
Ajax-class ironclad (259 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
HMS Defence, and as HMS Queen Elizabeth was followed by HMS Revenge, so was HMS Inflexible followed by Ajax and Agamemnon. These two ships were built to the
Greif (brigantine) (144 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
event. The ship was given to the town of Greifswald and overhauled in Rostock, and given the new-name Greif. The ship is used as a training ship for maritime
Jamestown, Virginia (7,997 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1957 was the visit and speech of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom and her consort, Prince Philip. Queen Elizabeth II loaned a copy of the Magna Carta
Roddy Llewellyn (1,025 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
with Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, the younger sister of Queen Elizabeth II. Llewellyn was born in Crickhowell, Brecknockshire, the younger
HMS Triumph (S93) (999 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
submarine in an upside-down position. This was later corrected, and the ship was launched in February 1991 by Mrs. Ann Hamilton, wife of the then Armed
HMS Ocean (L12) (3,531 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Ocean was an amphibious assault ship, formerly the UK's helicopter carrier and the fleet flagship of the Royal Navy. She was designed to support amphibious
Red Lodge Museum, Bristol (2,666 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sampford and then to John Young (16th-century MP), who was knighted by Queen Elizabeth I when she stayed with the Youngs at The Great House on her visit to
Mercator (ship) (608 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The barquentine Mercator was built as a training ship for the Belgian merchant fleet. She was named after Gerardus Mercator (1512–1594), a Belgian cartographer
Thor Heyerdahl (ship) (200 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Marga Henning, Silke, and Minnow, was built as a freight carrying motor ship with auxiliary sails at the shipyard Smit & Zoon in Westerbroek, Netherlands
HNoMS Narvik (F304) (49 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the last active ship of the class, was transferred to the Royal Norwegian Navy Museum in Horten. Forsvarsnett, Narvik to be museum ship (in Norwegian)
Rolls-Royce MT30 (247 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
such order came from South Korea, for their Daegu-class frigates. Queen Elizabeth class aircraft carrier (UK) City class frigate (UK) Hunter class frigate
MV Altea (410 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
MV Altea is a ship used for training purposes by the United Kingdom's HM Customs and Excise National Deep Rummage Team. It was first acquired by the government
Prince Andrew, Duke of York (10,781 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Epstein sex trafficking scandal. He is the third child and second son of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. He was second in the line
ARA Petrel (242 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
littoral, and is the third Argentine naval ship with this name. Petrel was a coastal and fluvial research ship designed by the engineering team at Cadenazzi
British naval forces in the Falklands War (2,858 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
personnel of the 3rd Commando Brigade to San Carlos on 21 May. MV Queen Elizabeth 2. 67,140 GRT — equipped with helicopter pad and carried 3,200 men
Chilean transport Piloto Pardo (558 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Chilean Navy auxiliary ship from 1959 until 1997. After decommissioning she was converted to an Antarctic expedition cruise ship and operated as such until
USS Chowanoc (ATF-100) (58 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
after an Indian tribe of the same name. It is notable as being the last ship served on by Richard Benjamin Harrison of Pawn Stars. "Fleet Tug (ATF)".
HMS Spey (P234) (325 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Navy. Named after the River Spey in Scotland, this is the eighth Royal Navy ship to be named Spey. She will be the fifth Batch 2 River-class vessel to commission
USNS Bartlett (376 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bartlett (T-AGOR-13) was a Robert D. Conrad-class oceanographic research ship acquired by the U.S. Navy (USN) in 1969. She was named after oceanographer
HMS Ambush (S120) (908 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Strait of Gibraltar, Ambush was in collision with the Panama flagged merchant ship Andreas, sustaining significant damage to the top of her conning tower where
RV MTA Sismik 1 (536 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
by 12 scientists aboard. She has an autonomous endurance of 25 days. The ship was built by Danziger Werft in Danzig for Nazi Germany's Kriegsmarine. Named
Star Breeze (481 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Som Bahadur Gurung (an ex-Gurkha) were honoured for their bravery by Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday 16 May 2007, receiving the Queen's
HNLMS Isaac Sweers (1967) (198 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The ship was in service with the Royal Netherlands Navy from 1968 to 1990. The frigate was named after Dutch naval hero Isaac Sweers. The ship's radio
HMS Enard Bay (301 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was used as an accommodation ship. In 1953 she took part in the Fleet Review to celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Enard Bay was placed on
Pelican of London (532 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pelican of London is a sail training ship based in the United Kingdom. Built in 1948 as Pelican she served as an Arctic trawler and then a coastal trading
ARA Ciudad de Rosario (118 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ARA Ciudad de Rosario (Q-62) is a multi-purpose auxiliary ship of the Argentine Navy based at Puerto Madero, Buenos Aires. It was formerly USCGC Red Wood
HMS Courageous (S50) (228 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
with the Royal Navy from 1971. In 1982, Courageous along with her sister ship, HMS Conqueror, was sent with the British task force to retake the Falkland
BAE Systems Maritime – Naval Ships (2,451 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Surface Fleet was conditional on the signing of contracts for the Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers. Following the Ministry of Defence's announcement
Naval Station Mayport (1,515 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
budget. On 5 September 2018, the Royal Navy's new aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth and escort frigate HMS Monmouth, arrived at Mayport for resupplying
List of ship launches in 1967 (80 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The list of ship launches in 1967 includes a chronological list of all ships launched in 1967. http://www.faktaomfartyg.se/dybbol_1967.htm "M/S Canguro
MS Polaris (201 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
MS Polaris is a Russian-owned, Danish-built passenger ship currently in service with the Murmansk Shipping Company and based in Murmansk. It was built
Royal-class cruise ship (1,325 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Britannia arrived in Southampton on 6 March 2015, was christened by Queen Elizabeth II on 10 March, and entered service on her maiden voyage on 14 March
Atlantic Fleet (United Kingdom) (787 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Organisation and Ship Deployments 1900-1914". www.naval-history.net. Gordon Smith, 8 August 2015. Retrieved 23 December 2017. "HMS Queen Elizabeth". Retrieved
Privateer (8,556 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
battles in the West Indies as a privateer for Queen Elizabeth I. He lost an arm whilst capturing a Spanish ship during an expedition in 1590, but despite
HMS Glasgow (C21) (2,671 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Empress of Britain on the return voyage carrying King George VI and Queen Elizabeth to Canada on their royal visit to the United States and Canada in May
RV Mirai (578 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
research vessel. She was originally built as the nuclear-powered general cargo ship Mutsu, but never carried commercial cargo. The reactor was completed on 25
Alexander Abernethy, 6th Lord Saltoun (570 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pitcairn, Commendator of Dunfermline, as ambassador to England, asking Queen Elizabeth to declare support for the regime in Scotland, and for English troops
William Stanley, 6th Earl of Derby (1,749 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
position that was both dangerous and unstable, as his mother was heir to Queen Elizabeth I under the Third Succession Act, a position inherited in 1596 by his
RMAS Typhoon (A95) (476 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
towing, rescue, salvage and fire-fighting. She is notable as being the first ship to leave the United Kingdom ahead of the task force for the South Atlantic
HDMS Peder Skram (F352) (257 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
it serves as a privately operated museum ship along with the ships of the Royal Danish Naval Museum. The ship is named after Peder Skram, a 16th-century
CCGS Vector (445 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Coast Guard. The ship was constructed in Canada and entered service in 1967 as a coastal research vessel on the West Coast. The ship is currently in service
ARC Gloria (203 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
is a training ship and official flagship of the Colombian Navy. The Colombian Government authorized its navy to acquire a training ship in 1966. A contract
HMS Solebay (D70) (629 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
in celebration of the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Solebay was positioned in the middle of her sister ships Cadiz and Corunna. In July that year
HMSAS Protea (972 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
following year, she participated in Queen Elizabeth II's coronation celebrations in Port Elizabeth. By the late 1950s, the ship's limitations were becoming apparent
Roald Amundsen (ship) (879 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
to 1993 as a brig (two-masted square-rigged sailing ship) and now serves as a sail training ship. During summer, she usually operates in the Baltic Sea