Boat media fans are really winning this year…. first the sea shanty craze and now the suez canal……….. what’s next, a major incident of survival cannibalism????????????
“There is no cannibalism in the British Navy, absolutely none, and when I say none, I mean there is a certain amount.”
HMS Renown and HMS Renown in Trincomalee Harbor, Ceylon in early 1944.
Torpedo room in HMS Rodney.
An 1805- Pattern Stirrup hilt Naval Officer’s sword © Christie’s
with good 32½in. etched steel blade, gilt brass hilt, tassel and scabbard and a small quantity of belting and buckles; together with a copy of Regulations and Instructions relating to His Majesty’s Service at Sea, London, 1772 containing a wealth of detail for conduct and administration in all ranks.
HMS Victoria was the lead ship in her class of two battleships of the Royal Navy. On 22 June 1893, she collided with HMS Camperdown near Tripoli, Lebanon, during maneuvers and quickly sank, killing 358 crew members, including the commander of the British Mediterranean Fleet, Vice-Admiral Sir George Tryon.
majestic class battleship
X1 is a submarine under the code name x1 of the British Navy, designed
for raider attacks on enemy merchant ships. At the time of commissioning
was the largest submarine in the world.
HMS Powerful seen here 1905.