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Queen Elizabeth 2 (13,639 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article

Queen Elizabeth 2, often referred to simply as QE2, is a floating hotel and retired ocean liner originally built for the Cunard Line, which operated by
RMS Queen Elizabeth (3,645 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 (1,721 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) (6,174 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 (4,175 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 (9,224 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
The Beast Below (2,293 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
RMS Queen Mary 2 (7,658 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
succeeding the Queen Elizabeth 2 in 2004. As of 2019, Queen Mary 2 is the only passenger ship operating as an ocean liner. The new ship was named Queen
MS Queen Victoria (2,778 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Victoria is of the same basic design as other Vista-class cruise ships including Queen Elizabeth. The external and internal designs are more in keeping with
HMS Queen Elizabeth (1913) (2,149 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
RMS Queen Mary (7,250 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
RMS Queen Elizabeth, were built as part of Cunard's planned two-ship weekly express service between Southampton, Cherbourg and New York. The two ships were
Flags of Elizabeth II (666 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
List of aircraft carriers of the Royal Navy (336 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
Ocean liner (7,772 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
Sea trial (1,506 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
Cunard Line (6,845 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
List of active Royal Navy ships (1,431 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
Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother (8,335 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 consort
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 Malaya (1,962 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
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
Future of the Royal Navy (6,819 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of these ships will be the F-35B Joint Combat Aircraft. The lead ship, Queen Elizabeth, entered the water in July 2014, with sea trials in 2017, flight-deck
MV Britannia (2015) (779 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
RMS Aquitania (6,021 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
Eglinton Island (166 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)
Aircraft carrier (10,845 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the ship is used for royal transport, helicopter operations, and for disaster relief. One STOVL carrier: the 65,000 tonne HMS Queen Elizabeth was commissioned
TSS T/T Calshot (840 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
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
SS Antilles (374 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
M29-class monitor (276 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
Fast battleship (5,587 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
inadequacy of the ships already provided. Early in 1916, they had rejected proposals for a new fast battleship design, similar to the Queen Elizabeth but with
HMS Valiant (1914) (2,624 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
RMS Scythia (512 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 MS Queen Elizabeth
HMS Queen Elizabeth (143 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
Funnel (ship) (856 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
HMS Prince of Wales (R09) (2,005 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier under construction for the Royal Navy, which will be commissioned in 2020. She is the seventh Royal Navy ship to
HMS Barham (04) (8,454 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
HMIS Tir (162 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
Gloriana (barge) (1,053 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
Vista-class cruise ship (564 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
East Indiaman (1,441 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
RMS Mauretania (1938) (1,944 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
Ceremonial ship launching (3,847 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.
Invincible-class aircraft carrier (2,565 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
HMS Warspite (03) (7,531 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
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
Passenger ship (1,905 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
Troopship (1,090 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
MV Spirit of Chartwell (491 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
Dreadnought (13,153 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
Royal Navy (19,075 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
600 tonnes. Queen Elizabeth commenced flight trials in 2018. Both are intended to operate the STOVL variant of the F-35 Lightning II. The first, HMS Queen Elizabeth
Timeline of largest passenger ships (877 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Eastern, and RMS Queen Elizabeth. Ships built before 1831 are not included as little is known about their status as "largest" passenger ships. The race of
Rosyth Dockyard (956 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
HMS Smiter (P272) (208 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
HMS Ark Royal (R07) (2,723 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
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 Sheffield (D80) (2,637 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
She was launched by Queen Elizabeth II on 10 June 1971 and commissioned on 16 February 1975. She was the second Royal Navy ship to be named after the
Queen Elizabeth II Dock (347 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
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
Appledore Shipbuilders (960 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
Golden Hind (1,502 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
Nimrod Glacier (134 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
List of maritime disasters (235 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"
Jackie Ronne (691 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
RMS Caronia (1,819 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to 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
MV Havengore (960 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
Glasgow Museum of Transport (612 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
including the Comet of 1812, the Hood, the Howe, the Queen Mary, and the Queen Elizabeth and the QE2. Locomotive manufacture was also an important Glasgow industry
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
Queen Elizabeth Stadium (366 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Queen Elizabeth Stadium (Chinese: 伊利沙伯體育館) is an indoor sport facility on the Morrison Hill in Wan Chai, on the Hong Kong Island of Hong Kong. First
Revenge-class battleship (5,376 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
HMAS Canberra (FFG 02) (2,414 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'
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
List of ship launches in 1913 (155 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
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
HMS Lancaster (F229) (1,112 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
HMS Royal Sovereign (05) (4,399 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
Bathurst Island (Nunavut) (737 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
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
MV Piano Land (1,303 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
HMAS Vampire (D11) (3,051 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
John Brown & Company (2,914 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,
HMS Scorcher (298 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
Treaty of Hampton Court (1562) (256 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
HMNB Portsmouth (8,798 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
HMS Monmouth (F235) (1,207 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Monmouth was deployed on 23 August 2018 from Plymouth as escort for HMS Queen Elizabeth, as she sailed to the eastern seaboard of the United States for 'Westlant
Parry Channel (286 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
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
Royal Standard of the United Kingdom (2,525 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 and its overseas
HMS Sutherland (F81) (1,048 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
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
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
Iron Duke-class battleship (2,455 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 Knaresborough Castle (K389) (154 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 Carisbrooke Castle (K379) (161 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 Elizabeth (426 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
HMS Teredo (P338) (184 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
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
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
HMS Teredo (P338) (184 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
James McIlroy (surgeon) (373 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
surgeon at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham. He spent several of the following years practicing medicine in Egypt, in Japan, and as a ship's surgeon
Walter Raleigh (5,710 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
List of ship launches in 1914 (118 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. Friedman 2009, p. 308 Gröner, Jung & Maass 1983, p. 54
Port Rashid (546 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
html https://www.express.co.uk/travel/cruise/947336/qe2-queen-elizabeth-ii-ship-transformed-luxury-floating-hotel-dubai Port Rashid interactive
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
HMS Roebuck (H95) (1,143 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
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 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
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
HMS Sanguine (218 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
Fleet review (Commonwealth realms) (2,712 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view 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
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 things named after Elizabeth II (3,049 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
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
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
MV Cunard Ambassador (420 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
Dime (Canadian coin) (518 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 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
Francesco Caracciolo-class battleship (1,545 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
knots (52 km/h; 32 mph), the four ships of the class were intended to be the equivalent of the British Queen Elizabeth class. They were never completed
1939 royal tour of Canada (3,480 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
HMS Puncher (P291) (339 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
The Pirate Queen (2,537 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 Ramillies (07) (6,708 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 Pursuer (P273) (317 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
MS Pride of York (579 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
MV Hebridean Princess (866 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
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
HMY Britannia (1,717 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
Nashwan (1,368 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
Axel Heiberg Island (1,664 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
Eastham Oil Terminal (118 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Wirral Peninsula, beside the Manchester Ship Canal. It was built during the 1950s close to the Queen Elizabeth II Dock and stores oil refined at Stanlow
Desire (ship) (203 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
expedition Cavendish was knighted by Queen Elizabeth I of England who was invited to a dinner aboard the Desire. The ship was later captained by John Davis
HMS Prince of Wales (455 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
airstrike in 1941. HMS Prince of Wales (R09) will be the second of two Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers and is scheduled to undergo sea trials in 2019
Admiral-class battlecruiser (5,446 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
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
Postage stamps and postal history of Saint Helena (772 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
Port Everglades (2,946 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was once home to RMS Queen Elizabeth when she was laid up as a museum ship from 1968 until 1970. Besides the RMS Queen Elizabeth, Port Everglades has
HMS Forth (A187) (345 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 left Malta in 1960. She was modified to support the Royal Navy's
HMS Blyth (M111) (105 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 has been deployed to the Middle East on Operation Aintree in
HMS Charger (P292) (356 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
List of battleships of World War II (694 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
Prince Patrick Island (684 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
HMS Bristol (D23) (1,586 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
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
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
Drigh Lake (361 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pehlwi of Iran, Hafiz al-Asad of Syria, Muammar Qaddafi of Libya, Queen Elizabeth II of England and her husband Prince Philip, Shaikh Zahid of UAE, King
HMS Valiant (187 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)
Maritime history of Scotland (645 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cherbourg and New York City in partnership with Queen Elizabeth. The Queen Mary was used as a troop ship in the Second World War, carrying 16,082 people
HMS Ledbury (M30) (433 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
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
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 Medway (P223) (401 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
Liverpool Cruise Terminal (1,311 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Duke of Kent when the Queen Elizabeth 2 berthed at the terminal. Long distance scheduled commercial passenger travel by ship began in Liverpool in 1819
HMS Iron Duke (F234) (2,438 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
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
HMS Pembroke (M107) (723 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 Vanguard (23) (5,399 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
Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II (14,100 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
throughout 2012, that marked the 60th anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II on 6 February 1952. The only other time in British history that
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
Balmoral (300 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
HMS Exploit (P167) (485 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 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
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
Richard Henry Lee (1,489 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
Admiralty Fire Control Table (402 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
Dartford Crossing (5,819 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
Jesus of Lübeck (239 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Solent. She was latter chartered to a group of merchants in 1563 by Queen Elizabeth. Jesus of Lübeck became involved in the Atlantic slave trade under
Dutch barge (608 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
eel fishing were said to have begun visiting London in the reign of Queen Elizabeth I and were granted the use of a berth there, which continued in use
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
HMS Revenge (06) (5,412 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
Melville Island (Northwest Territories and Nunavut) (1,224 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
List of dreadnought battleships of the Royal Navy (8,257 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
HMS Scylla (F71) (1,134 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Britannia during Queen Elizabeth II's state visit to Finland. Scylla attended At the Spithead Fleet Review, held in honour of Queen Elizabeth II's Silver Jubilee
HMS Resolution (09) (4,948 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
for the Royal Navy during the First World War. The ships were developments of the Queen Elizabeth-class battleships, with reductions in size and speed
Mardyke (river) (1,114 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
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
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
RFA Tidespring (A136) (425 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
The Lowry (1,356 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
West England. The complex was officially opened on 12 October 2000 by Queen Elizabeth II. To redevelop the derelict Salford docks, Salford City Council developed
HMS Example (P165) (559 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
Mary Wolverston (1,182 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 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
William Helyar (538 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
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 Grimsby (M108) (528 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 (528 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
Queen Elizabeth II Quay (880 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
Norma West (180 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
Galeb (yacht) (1,009 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Minister Jawaharlal Nehru - India President Gamal Abdel Nasser - Egypt Queen Elizabeth II - UK Secretary General Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev - USSR Secretary
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 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
Elizabethan era (8,239 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
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)
Madiz (659 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
English Armada (3,194 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Drake-Norris Expedition, was a fleet of warships sent to Spain by Queen Elizabeth I of England in 1589, during the undeclared Anglo-Spanish War (1585–1604)
MV Clio (642 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
SS Varvassi (191 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
SS Varvassi is a wrecked ship just off the Needles lighthouse, which is at the western end of the Isle of Wight. The Isle of Wight is off the South coast
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
The Queen's Beasts (1,793 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
HMS Vengeance (1899) (3,307 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
Stephen Payne (naval architect) (2,360 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
Jolie Brise (786 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant, to celebrate the diamond jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II. Due to her size, she was not part of the flotilla of vessels, and
Muscovy Company (2,111 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Livonian War (1558–1583), Czar Ivan IV asked Jenkinson to sound out Queen Elizabeth I of England as a marriage prospect, providing a possible refuge for
French battleship Richelieu (10,309 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
Sea Cadets (United Kingdom) (2,104 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the Royal Navy, and are recognized by the UK Ministry of Defence. Queen Elizabeth II is the patron of Sea Cadets and the Duke of York is the Admiral
Naval Long Service and Good Conduct Medal (1848) (2,434 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
RFA Sir Tristram (L3505) (599 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
Lady Arbella Stuart (1,701 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. She was the only child of Charles Stuart, 1st Earl of
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
Royal Navy Fleet Flagship (384 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
Cruise ship (8,897 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A cruise ship is a passenger ship used for pleasure voyages when the voyage itself, the ship's amenities, and sometimes the different destinations along
HMS Dragon (D35) (1,280 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
HMAS Duchess (D154) (4,708 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
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
Hans Island (4,569 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
HMS Vidal (919 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
Sagafjord (927 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
HMS Ark Royal (R09) (2,588 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
William Warwick (168 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. He was born on 12
Carnival Corporation & plc (3,327 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Later towed to Mobile, AL. AIDAnova – First Full LNG-powered cruise ship. Queen Elizabeth 2 – The flagship of Cunard Line when acquired by Carnival Corporation
Royal Yacht Squadron (794 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 Portland (F79) (920 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
HMS Hermes (442 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
Thomas Cavendish (1,837 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
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
Fleet Solid Support Ship (516 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
Type 23 frigate (3,599 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 Ramsey (M110) (213 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
eponymous town on the Isle of Man. On 11 March 2009, Ramsey and her sister ship Blyth returned from a two and a half year deployment in the Middle East to
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
Royal standards of Canada (2,187 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 M31 (366 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 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
Timothy Laurence (1,498 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
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
John Treasure Jones (2,398 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
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
List of aircraft carriers (4,006 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
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
Navy (4,368 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
Royal Mail Ship (931 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 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
The Sea Hawk (1940 film) (2,131 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
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
Steamship (4,784 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
Humphrey Gilbert (3,730 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
SS Normandie (6,178 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Soon the Queen Mary, later refitted as a troop ship, docked nearby. Then, 2 weeks later, RMS Queen Elizabeth joined the Queen Mary. For 5 months, the three
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
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
Queen's Personal Flag for New Zealand (575 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
Naval operations in the Dardanelles campaign (7,597 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
HMS Clyde (P257) (933 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Clyde (pennant number P257) is 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 United States (5,590 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Inspired by the service of the British liners RMS Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth, which transported hundreds of thousands of U.S. troops to Europe during
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
SS Gothic (1947) (333 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
Kilian Island (144 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
Royal Australian Navy Memorial (184 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
HMS Diamond (D34) (1,229 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
Peter Townsend (RAF officer) (1,899 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 also had a romance with Princess Margaret
HMS Marlborough (1912) (4,765 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
SS Atlantic Conveyor (1,106 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
Spanish Armada in Ireland (4,310 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
Eswarah (1,154 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
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
Ian McNaught (233 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
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
List of ship launches in 1938 (191 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
HMS Echo (H87) (1,130 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
SS Catalonia (306 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1899, the ship operated between Liverpool and Boston, with the exception of two other trips to New York (besides the maiden voyage). The ship measured
Lord Jim (1965 film) (1,322 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
Chilean ship Micalvi (384 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
Kīnaʻu (1,155 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
RMS Antonia (114 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
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
MV Arcadia (2004) (596 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 the RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 and the RMS
Carrier battle group (3,103 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
commissioning of two Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers, operating the F-35B Lightning II. CEPP mandates both Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers
Noble (Manx coin) (114 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
content. The obverse shows Queen Elizabeth II with the text Isle of Man and Elizabeth II in capitals. The reverse shows a viking ship with the denomination
German submarine U-704 (899 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 (1,089 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Commonwealth realms (states which recognise Queen Elizabeth II as their head of state). Canada: Her Majesty's Canadian Ship (HMCS) / (French: Navire canadien de
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 Orion (80 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Skeppsholmen in central Stockholm, Sweden, now serving as a museum ship. The ship, classed as a Salvage Steamship, is the oldest of its kind still remaining
The Valiant (1962 film) (217 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
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
List of ship launches in 1915 (243 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. Greger 1976, p. 63 Gröner 1983, p. 54 Friedman 1982, p. 429
David Frost (4,227 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Interview. Frost died on 31 August 2013, aged 74, on board the cruise ship MS Queen Elizabeth, on which he had been engaged as a speaker. In March 2014, his
Deep Brillante (1,050 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
HMS Dido (37) (847 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
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;
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
New Zealand fifty-cent coin (1,276 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
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
HMS Albion (L14) (2,154 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
List of battlecruisers of Russia (2,932 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
HMS Dreadnought (S101) (950 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
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
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
SS Canberra (1,467 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
HMAS Diamantina (K377) (1,144 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
Slave ship (2,757 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
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
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
HMS Victory (5,782 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
Women in piracy (1,475 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
CVA-01 (2,482 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
reasons for cancellation. Had these ships been built, it is likely they would have been named HMS Queen Elizabeth and HMS Duke of Edinburgh. In the 1960s
Old Town Hall, Richmond (254 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
fire-bomb on 29 November 1940 but, after restoration, was reopened by Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother in 1952. "The Old Town Hall, Richmond". Open House
Welsh Corgi (3,749 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Corgi gained its popularity over the Cardigan Welsh Corgi because Queen Elizabeth II preferred the Pembroke. The favored corgis had longer bodies, thick
Santa Maria Manuela (316 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
lugger. 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
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
HMS Surprise (K346) (544 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 Fox (A320) (67 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. Moore 1985, p. 640. Baker 1998, p. 955. Baker, A
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
SS New Bern Victory (623 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
Villa Guardamangia (2,066 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
HMS Forth (P222) (813 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
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
SS Java (97 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
owners in 1889 and British owners again in 1892. In 1895 it went missing on its way from San Francisco to New York. Ships history at Norwayheritage.com
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
Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1,513 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
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
Shipyard (4,436 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
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 Penzance (M106) (53 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Queen Elizabeth-class Queen Elizabeth
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
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 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
Telefon Bay (158 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
French Antarctic Expedition under Charcot, 1908–10, and derives from the ship SS Telefon, which sat here awaiting repairs. The bay forms part of an Antarctic
1580s in England (2,684 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
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 Empire Broadsword (401 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
Mount Columbia (Canada) (275 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
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
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
Royal tours of Canada by the Canadian Royal Family (12,032 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
1586 (1,160 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Spain as her heir. July 6 – The Treaty of Berwick is signed between Queen Elizabeth I of England and King James VI of Scotland. July 21 – English explorer
Monarchy of New Zealand (9,723 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
Manchester Aquatics Centre (795 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
west Regionals for swimming. It was opened on 12 October 2000, by Queen Elizabeth II. The centre's facilities include: Two 50 m swimming pools, each
Fourth plinth, Trafalgar Square (1,790 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
SS Clarksdale Victory (613 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
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
MV Coral (328 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
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
Hanne Marie (161 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
Basil Smallpeice (6,038 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
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
RMS Ausonia (304 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
William Parker (privateer) (302 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
Singeing the King of Spain's Beard (1,815 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
Eastern Caribbean dollar (2,342 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
HMS Tradewind (P329) (354 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
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
Eastern Caribbean dollar (2,342 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
Singeing the King of Spain's Beard (1,815 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
HMS Invincible (R05) (3,040 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the Royal Navy's lead ship of the three light aircraft carriers in her class. She was launched on 3 May 1977 as the seventh ship to carry the name. She
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)
RMS Aurania (1882) (271 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
Carrack (1,709 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
ARA Ciudad de Rosario (117 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
Decima Flottiglia MAS (4,424 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of Allied merchant ships. Personnel from the unit sank the World War I-era Royal Navy battleships HMS Valiant and HMS Queen Elizabeth (both of which, after
Raid on Alexandria (1941) (1,246 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
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
Moose Jaw (3,934 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)
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
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,
HMS Ocean (L12) (3,243 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
Henley Bridge (Ontario) (662 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
NRP Bérrio (A5210) (129 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Portuguese Navy. The ship belongs to the Rover-class tankers, built by the Swan Hunter in Hebburn, England from 1969. From 1970 to 1993, the ship was part of the
Allah Mina (84 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
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
Star Breeze (413 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
USS Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. (2,082 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
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
List of battleships (252 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
they can be considered as reduced versions of battleships, coastal defence ships (sometimes also referred to as coastal defence battleships) are included
List of aircraft carriers in service (1,214 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
MV Rozi (339 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Rossgarth. In 1972 she was sold to Mifsud Brothers Ltd, and operated for Malta Ship Towage Ltd, retaining its same name. She left Liverpool and began her career
Blue-water navy (5,240 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
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
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 St Albans (F83) (2,296 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
23 frigate of the Royal Navy. She is the sixth ship to bear the name and is the sixteenth and final ship in the 'Duke' class of frigates. She is based
MS Marco Polo (2,421 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
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,
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
Koh-i-Noor (4,691 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 in 1937 for her coronation as Queen consort. Today, the diamond is
Hough End Hall (619 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Manchester, North West England. It was built in 1596 during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I by Sir Nicholas Mosley (ca. 1527–1612), when he became Lord of the
Future ship project 21 (114 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"
Pagoda mast (570 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and bridge, either retrofitted World War I-era battleships (3 of the Queen Elizabeth-class, HMS Renown or for new battleships (Nelson and King George V
Cammell Laird (1,895 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
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
HMS Andromeda (F57) (1,723 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Review of the Royal Navy, during the Silver Jubilee celebrations for Queen Elizabeth II. Between November 1977 and December 1980, Andromeda underwent modernisation
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (8,528 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 the other Commonwealth realms. Philip
Malcolm Miller (305 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
built by John Lewis & Sons in Aberdeen and first served as a Sail training ship before being converted into a yacht. The Malcolm Miller was built in 1967
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⛵
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
RMS Slavonia (811 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Slavonia was a 10,606 GRT passenger ship that was built in 1902 as Yamuna for the British India Line. She was sold to the Cunard Line in 1903 and renamed
MS Baltic Ferry (288 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Korean-based Hyundai H.I. for Stena Lines who had intended her, and 10 sister ships to be used for charter or sale to other operators. She was chartered by
Ourang Medan (1,693 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The SS Ourang Medan was an alleged ghost ship which, according to various sources, became a shipwreck in Dutch East Indies waters, or elsewhere, after
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⛵
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
Royal Mill (532 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mill and was renamed following a royal visit by King George VI and Queen Elizabeth in 1942. A plaque commemorates the occasion. The Ancoats mills collectively
Crown (549 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the GB Experience, 1983 Crown (manga) The Crown (TV series), about Queen Elizabeth II Crown (St. Paul's Churchyard), a historical bookseller in London
Tung Chao-yung (405 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
John Perrot (3,481 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Perrot (7×11 November 1528 – 3 November 1592) served as Lord Deputy to Queen Elizabeth I of England during the Tudor conquest of Ireland. He died in custody
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
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⛵
NRP Sagres (1937) (624 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
English ship Squirrel (1570s) (570 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
William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley (5,175 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1520 – 4 August 1598) was an English statesman, the chief advisor of Queen Elizabeth I for most of her reign, twice Secretary of State (1550–1553 and 1558–1572)
RFA Sir Lancelot (L3029) (747 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
List of ships on stamps (561 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
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
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
Pennant number (2,173 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Albion — AN HMS Bulwark — BK HMS Dauntless — DT HMS Ocean — O HMS Queen Elizabeth — Q RFA Argus — AS RFA Lyme Bay — YB Several European NATO and Commonwealth
Hutchesontown C (1,213 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
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⛵
Carrier strike group (4,023 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
carrier air wings will count up to 36 F-35Bs between them but the Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers may routinely deploy with only 12 F-35Bs or
Fleet Air Arm (5,466 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
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
Two pounds (British coin) (1,287 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
entered circulation with the Maklouf effigy of Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse and the image of a sailing ship similar to that previously used on the reverse
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
HMS Protector (A173) (1,585 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Protector is a Royal Navy ice patrol ship built in Norway in 2001. As MV Polarbjørn (Norwegian: polar bear) she operated under charter as a polar research
Royal-class cruise ship (1,058 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was reported that the ship would be named Britannia. Britannia arrived in Southampton on 6 March 2015, was named by Queen Elizabeth II on 10 March and entered
Pre-dreadnought battleship (5,710 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
HMS Argyll (F231) (2,488 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
01 - — comprising Illustrious, Ocean, Iron Duke, Chatham, and four RFA ships — that deployed to Sierra Leone as part of the British military intervention
SS France (1960) (8,561 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
Human torpedo (3,524 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
harbour of Alexandria and damaged the two British battleships HMS Queen Elizabeth and HMS Valiant, as well as the tanker Sagona. This feat encouraged
Sea captain (3,034 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
Thomas Gorges (496 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
March 1610) was an Elizabethan courtier and Groom of the Chamber to Queen Elizabeth I. By his great-grandmother, Lady Anne Howard, daughter of John Howard
Prunella Scales (1,487 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
ARA Libertad (Q-2) (3,574 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Teapot was presented by Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh in name of Queen Elizabeth II.Libertad has won the Boston Teapot Trophy nine times in total: in
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
Hospital ship (3,037 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A hospital ship is a ship designated for primary function as a floating medical treatment facility or hospital. Most are operated by the military forces
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"
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
RMS Empress of Britain (1955) (852 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
Canadian Armed Forces (5,912 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Commander-in-Chief of the Canadian Armed Forces is the reigning Canadian monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, who is represented by the Governor General of Canada. The Canadian
Woodbridge, Suffolk (1,619 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. In 1577 he founded
Gundalow (467 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
Welland Canal (3,633 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Welland Canal is a ship canal in Ontario, Canada, connecting Lake Ontario and Lake Erie. It forms a key section of the St. Lawrence Seaway and Great
Spanish ship Juan Sebastián Elcano (515 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Juan Sebastián de Elcano is a training ship for the Royal Spanish Navy. It is a four-masted topsail, steel-hulled barquentine (schooner barque). At 113
William Wynter (1,934 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)
HMS Kent (F78) (2,099 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
SS Yelkenci (709 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
RMS Persia (774 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the first Atlantic record breaker constructed of iron and was the largest ship in the world at the time of her launch. However, the inefficiencies of paddle
Shenandoah (schooner) (267 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
(33 m) square topsail schooner built in Maine in 1964. Operating as a cruise ship and educational vessel in the waters of Vineyard Haven Harbor, Martha's Vineyard
Spanish Armada (8,291 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
HMS Largo Bay (K423) (275 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. Largo Bay was placed on the Disposal List in 1958, and sold to
HMSAS Protea (974 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
John Hawkins (naval commander) (3,467 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Spanish to ban all English ships from trading in their West Indies colonies.[citation needed] Source: In 1564, Queen Elizabeth I invested in Hawkins by
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
William Stanley, 6th Earl of Derby (1,722 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
Esmeralda (BE-43) (1,151 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Esmeralda is a steel-hulled four-masted barquentine tall ship of the Chilean Navy. The ship is the sixth to carry the name Esmeralda. The first was the
MV Victoria (1959) (345 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Hannington Jobita. When the ship was commissioned Elizabeth II granted her the Royal Mail Ship (RMS) designation: the only EAR&H ship to receive this distinction
KRI Multatuli (299 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
KRI Multatuli (561) is a command ship operated by the Indonesian Navy. The ship was designed and constructed by Japanese shipbuilder Ishikawajima-Harima
Baden-Powell House (1,693 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
Victoria Hamilton (1,763 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.
Great Mongeham (799 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
RMS Mauretania (1906) (5,066 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Another large builder's model is situated aboard the ocean liner Queen Elizabeth 2, currently located in Dubai. This model was also originally Lusitania
HMS Hecla (A133) (448 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the lead ship of the Hecla class, an oceangoing survey ship type in the Royal Navy. She was ordered in the mid-1960s, along with her sister ships HMS Hecate
HMS Brilliant (F90) (565 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Royal Navy. During the Falklands War, Brilliant took part in the only ship-to-ship engagement of the war, when she and HMS Yarmouth chased the Argentine
Spanish Armada (8,291 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
Siege of Kinsale (2,094 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
BAE Systems Maritime – Naval Ships (2,446 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
USNS Bartlett (382 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 in 1969. She was named after oceanographer Captain
The Who Was? Show (270 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, and more. Bentley Green – Portrayed King Tut, Louis Armstrong, George
HMS Bangor (M109) (208 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Queen Elizabeth-class Queen Elizabeth
RMS Andania (1921) (375 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Cunard Line in the early 1920s. The other ships were Antonia, Ausonia, Aurania, Ascania, and Alaunia. The ship was constructed in Hebburn, England by the
RMS Britannia (683 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Scotland. The ship and her sisters, Acadia, Caledonia, and Columbia, were the first ocean liners built by the company. Britannia was a large ship for the period
HMS Exmoor (L61) (517 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 Atlantic Causeway (471 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Atlantic Causeway was a container ship, operated by Cunard, and one of the merchant vessels requisitioned by the British government to support British
USS Potomac (AG-25) (1,767 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
Blue Peter badge (2,663 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
HMS Largo Bay (K423) (275 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. Largo Bay was placed on the Disposal List in 1958, and sold to
German submarine U-9 (S188) (83 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
decommissioned on 3 June 1993, and is now a museum ship at Technikmuseum Speyer in Speyer. "U-9 (6126132)". Miramar Ship Index. Retrieved 12 September 2009. Coordinates:
HMS Defender (D36) (1,173 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
HMS Brocklesby (M33) (449 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
waters. She gained a battle honour when she was among the first coalition ships into Umm Qasr during the 2003 invasion of Iraq. She was part of a group
Frieden (museum ship) (354 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
it has been used as a museum ship. The Dresden was built in 1956/57 at the Warnow Shipyard. It was the fifth Type IV ship in the first batch of 10,000
MV Sea Star (187 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
explosions the vessel sank in the Persian Gulf on December 24, 1972. The first ship on the scene was the United States Navy destroyer USS Charles R. Ware (DD-865)
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
Battle of Flores (1592) (3,062 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
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
Rose-Noëlle (291 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
25-years-on-a-wifes-true-story-16105 "Safe haven". Magazine of the Queen Elizabeth II National Trust. November 2006 – via thebarrier.co.nz. "Hope remains
HMS Solebay (D70) (641 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
NOAAS Fairweather (S 220) (504 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
RFA Fort Austin (A386) (729 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
stores ship of the Royal Fleet Auxiliary. Fort Austin was laid down at Scott Lithgow in 1975, launched in 1978 and commissioned in 1979. These ships were
Lifeline (ship) (492 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
Gantry crane (1,174 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
MY Bob Barker (981 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The MY Bob Barker is a ship owned and operated by the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, named after American television game show host and animal rights
HMS Dauntless (D33) (1,634 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 Royal Navy. She was launched at Govan in January 2007
Well deck (1,096 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Titanic Universe. Retrieved 4 March 2012. "Design of Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth". Retrieved 5 March 2012. U.S. Navy (29 June 1999). "WET WELL OPERATIONS
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
HMS Plover (M26) (522 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
Kaskelot (tall ship) (338 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Kaskelot is a three-masted barque and one of the largest remaining wooden ships in commission. The Kaskelot was built in 1948 by J. Ring-Andersen for the
RFA Olmeda (A124) (371 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
(A124) was an Ol-class "fast fleet tanker" of the Royal Fleet Auxiliary. The ship was renamed from Oleander after two years in operation. In the last action
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
HMS Shoreham (M112) (237 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Queen Elizabeth-class Queen Elizabeth
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 Daring (D32) (2,325 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
Rolls-Royce MT30 (244 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
Sutton Hoo Helmet (sculpture) (1,365 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Margaret in 2000, and another in the Calne town centre, announced by Queen Elizabeth in 2001. The National Trust Sutton Hoo Helmet was winched into place
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
HNLMS Poolster (A835) (995 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
ship was renamed Moawin. A later replenishment ship Zuiderkruis was based on Poolster. In the Dutch navy she was replaced by the replenishment ship Amsterdam
Sutton Hoo Helmet (sculpture) (1,365 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Margaret in 2000, and another in the Calne town centre, announced by Queen Elizabeth in 2001. The National Trust Sutton Hoo Helmet was winched into place
HMS Amphion (P439) (486 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
USS Charles F. Adams (742 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
from 1929 to 1933), was the lead ship of her class of guided missile destroyers of the United States Navy. The ship was laid down by the Bath Iron Works
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)
HMS Indefatigable (R10) (4,828 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
assumed command on 10 May after Fisher had been promoted. The ship welcomed home Queen Elizabeth II and her husband four days later as they returned from their
Battle of Flores (1592) (3,062 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
USS Chewink (AM-39) (360 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
in the United States Navy. She was later converted to a submarine rescue ship. Chewink was launched 21 December 1918 by Todd Shipyard Corp., New York City;
2014 Breeders' Cup Challenge series (491 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
2014, seven new races were added to the series: the Paddock Stakes, Queen Elizabeth Stakes, Grande Premio Brasil, Clasico Cesar del Rio, Copa De Oro Vinas
Søren Larsen (ship) (541 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
Claude Choules (2,476 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
Schulschiff Deutschland (561 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
("School Ship Germany") is a German full-rigged sail training ship, maintained as a historical monument and museum ship. She was employed as a school ship for
1929–30 Galatasaray S.K. season (206 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
SK Fenerbahçe SK v Galatasaray SK HMS Queen Elizabeth (1913) Crew v Galatasaray SK Oskar II English School Ship Crew v Galatasaray SK Atabeyoğlu, Cem
1953 in the United Kingdom (2,421 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 –
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
Iranian frigate Alvand (294 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
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.
CCGS Hudson (1,571 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ship entered service in 1963 with the Canadian Oceanographic Service, stationed at the Bedford Institute of Oceanography, called CSS Hudson. The ship
HMS Dasher (P280) (283 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
RFA Orangeleaf (A110) (311 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Orangeleaf saw action in the Gulf War in 1991. During early-to-mid-2004, the ship took part in a deployment with a French carrier battle group, centred on
KRI Dewaruci (481 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
KRI Dewaruci (sometimes spelled Dewa Ruci or Dewarutji) is a Class A tall ship and the only barquentine owned and operated by the Indonesian Navy. She is
USNS Sands (T-AGOR-6) (842 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
USNS Sands (T-AGOR-6) was a Robert D. Conrad-class oceanographic research ship operated by the Military Sealift Command (MSC) for the Naval Oceanographic
LCT 7074 (801 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
surviving Landing Craft, Tank (LCT) in the UK. LCT 7074 is an amphibious assault ship for landing tanks, other vehicles and troops on beachheads. Built in 1944
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
HMS Finisterre (D55) (465 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Review to celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Finisterre was positioned adjacent to her sister ship St. James. The following year Finisterre
Mercator (ship) (604 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), Flemish cartographer
USS Hermitage (LSD-34) (634 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
USS Hermitage (LSD-34) was a Thomaston-class dock landing ship of the United States Navy. She was named for The Hermitage, President Andrew Jackson's estate
Renown-class battlecruiser (7,133 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
three improved Revenge-class ships, named Renown, Repulse and Resistance, and one further member of the Queen Elizabeth class, called Agincourt. Resistance
HMCS Cormorant (ASL 20) (1,101 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The ship was the first in the Canadian Forces to have women assigned to their crew. Initially constructed as the trawler Aspa Quarto in 1965, the ship was
Elizabeth FitzGerald, Countess of Lincoln (1,385 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
Capsizing (2,732 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Capsizing or keeling over occurs when a boat or ship is turned on its side or it is upside down in the water. The act of reversing a capsized vessel is
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
Georg Stage (960 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and training of Denmark's sailors so the ship serves as a training-platform for sailors in Denmark. The ship memorialized their son, who died from tuberculosis
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 Prince Mircea the Elder. After World
HMS Barham (114 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
cruiser launched in 1889 and scrapped in 1914. HMS Barham (04) was a Queen Elizabeth-class battleship launched in 1914 and sunk by a U-boat in 1941.
MV Tyrronall (565 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
scrapped in Santander, Spain. The ship was built in 1935 by Lübecker Flender-Werke AG, Lübeck. As built, the ship was 107 feet 0 inches (32.61 m) long
HMS Renown (1916) (4,094 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
HMS Queen Elizabeth and the ship began a refit at Durban from December to February 1945. She was recalled in March lest the remaining German heavy ships make
HMS Springer (310 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. Springer was sold to the Israeli Navy in 1958 and renamed Tanin
Earl of Pembroke (tall ship) (565 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
superstructure or wheelhouse create the silhouette of a classic sailing ship so she needs only minimal work to get a period correct aerial or side shot
HMS Alacrity (F174) (581 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Alacrity was active during the Falklands War of 1982, where she sank a supply ship, survived four Exocet-missile attacks and rescued men from the Atlantic Conveyor
Pelican of London (538 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
MV Pozarica (1945) (387 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Pozarica was a 2,503 GRT cargo ship that was built in 1945 as Hermes by NV Scheepswerke Gebroeders Pot, Bolnes, Zuid Holland, Netherlands for the Koninklijke
INS Vishal (1,535 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
Stealth ship (1,521 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A stealth ship is a ship which employs stealth technology construction techniques in an effort to ensure that it is harder to detect by one or more of
SMS Lützow (4,707 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In an attempt to regroup his ships, Admiral Beatty sought to turn his ships away by 2 degrees while the Queen Elizabeth-class battleships of the 5th Battle
SS Aenos (1944) (546 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Aenos was a 1,935-gross register ton cargo ship that was built in 1944 as Rodenbek by Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft, Flensburg, Germany. In 1945,
RV MTA Sismik 1 (542 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
HNLMS Tonijn (S805) (292 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 Token (371 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. She was modernised at Devonport Dockyard in 1955. Her career was