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by Anachronus
Sat Mar 15, 2014 4:45 pm
Forum: Naval History in General
Topic: Your favourite Battleship
Replies: 18
Views: 9025

Re: Your favourite Battleship

RNfanDan wrote:If battleCRUISERS are eligible here, I am compelled to vote for HMS Repulse. A beautiful ship, not the strongest fighter but sleek, speedy and very pleasing to the eye.[/i].
I wholeheartedly agree. Beautiful ship.

I have always had a fondness for the "R"'s in their World War One versions.
by Anachronus
Sat Sep 29, 2012 12:05 am
Forum: World Navies Today
Topic: China's first aircraft carrier enters service
Replies: 1
Views: 3089

Re: China's first aircraft carrier enters service

So it's the Langley.
by Anachronus
Fri Aug 31, 2012 9:48 pm
Forum: Naval History (1922-1945)
Topic: HMS Hood & USS Arizona Magazine Explosions
Replies: 66
Views: 17840

Re: HMS Hood & USS Arizona Magazine Explosions

Would the water depth have had any influence? Pearly is only around 40' deep.
by Anachronus
Tue Aug 21, 2012 4:42 am
Forum: The Dreadnought Era (1906-1921)
Topic: SMS Tirptiz (ex Salamis)
Replies: 4
Views: 3724

Re: SMS Tirptiz (ex Salamis)

Are there any plans for the Salamis available? I have only seen the Conway's line drawing of her finished appearance and one photograph of the unfinished hull.