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Martin [Admin]

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Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« on: May 11, 2007, 06:16:45 pm »


Welcome to the "Real" ships section!

You guys must have loads of photos of ships, boats, submarines, yachts, etc, etc
Well here's the place to post them!

( For more into on posting photos on the forum:   Click Here )

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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #1 on: May 11, 2007, 06:19:28 pm »

Is this one big enough Martin?

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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #2 on: May 11, 2007, 06:31:28 pm »

Heres one for you:
Clipper Adventurer leaving Portsmouth June 2005
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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #3 on: May 11, 2007, 06:37:21 pm »

Kirsten, Southampton Water, November 2006
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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #4 on: May 11, 2007, 06:38:02 pm »

I was going to to put these up as sample pictures but you obviously haven't got anything better to do....  ::)









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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #5 on: May 11, 2007, 06:39:46 pm »

This ones not going anywhere :(
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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #6 on: May 11, 2007, 06:40:46 pm »

Is that a submarine in the foreground?!?!?
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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #7 on: May 11, 2007, 06:45:04 pm »

This ones going nowhere too.
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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #8 on: May 11, 2007, 06:49:30 pm »

A real ship
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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #9 on: May 11, 2007, 07:11:54 pm »

Heres a nice little launch at The RYS Cowes
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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #10 on: May 11, 2007, 07:14:12 pm »

1: part of a ship!
2: British Spey
3:British Reliance, later to star in Superman 2
4: unknown in Barrow docks
5: HMS Cumberland in Barrow docks
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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #11 on: May 11, 2007, 07:14:34 pm »

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Is that a submarine in the foreground?!?!?

Yes Martin, it's an old Russian one. They probably got it on EBay.

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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #12 on: May 11, 2007, 07:14:40 pm »



Yeap, definitely a sub there!

Russian I'd say, possibly Foxtrot class which were the largest diesel-electric subs, 3 engines, she could even be "Scorpion" judging by the colour of the white paint.







http://www.queenmary.com/index.php?page=scorpioninformation  ;D
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« Reply #13 on: May 11, 2007, 07:17:19 pm »

1: unknown
2:unknown c**k up
3:rudderman
4: ww2 sub taken during ww2 in Barrow waters
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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #14 on: May 11, 2007, 07:21:43 pm »

Kirsten, Southampton Water, November 2006
So much for keeping a good lookout...what was the visibility from the bridge like? Minimal. And people wonder how ships can collide!
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« Reply #15 on: May 11, 2007, 09:19:03 pm »

Ashgarth in Birkenhead docks
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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #16 on: May 11, 2007, 10:24:28 pm »





 judging by the colour of the white paint.


                    ??? ??? ???

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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #17 on: May 11, 2007, 10:27:57 pm »

Two more.
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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #18 on: May 11, 2007, 10:44:00 pm »

It's funny that modern cruise ships, although much bigger, don't look anything like as impressive as the traditional liners.
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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #19 on: May 11, 2007, 11:03:39 pm »

Windermere Steamer.
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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #20 on: May 11, 2007, 11:10:14 pm »

Blast from past and a couple of Queens.

Am I allowed to say that ? ???
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Re: Welcome to the "Real" ships section!
« Reply #21 on: May 11, 2007, 11:12:18 pm »

There you are Holmsey my mast is taller than yours. :P

Richard ;)

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« Reply #22 on: May 11, 2007, 11:57:50 pm »

The preserved 1930's Estonian Navy Vickers-built submarine and an early 20th century icebreaker in Tallin.
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« Reply #23 on: May 12, 2007, 08:52:10 am »

Remember the Manxman.
She has now had a survey and the hull is sound, Another small step towards restoration.
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« Reply #24 on: May 12, 2007, 08:54:29 am »

A tense moment
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