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.
Here we see the British Dido-class light cruiser HMS Hermione (Pennant 74) of the Royal Navy slicing through the Italian coastal submarine Tembien like butter on 2 August 1941, west of Malta. The (gouache on board) artwork is entitled, “A British cruiser ramming an Italian submarine” by Marc Stone. It is in the collection of the UK National Archives.
Vive le Roi!