HMS Dreadnought

From the birth of the Dreadnought to the period immediately after the end of World War I.
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tameraire01
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HMS Dreadnought

Post by tameraire01 » Thu Jul 03, 2014 6:40 pm

Should we have put her on display for the world to see.
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Re: HMS Dreadnought

Post by Byron Angel » Thu Jul 03, 2014 10:35 pm

She would certainly have made a wonderful companion to HMS Warrior and HMS Victory.

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Re: HMS Dreadnought

Post by tameraire01 » Sun Jul 06, 2014 8:24 pm

She would be an awesome ship to see
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Re: HMS Dreadnought

Post by paulcadogan » Thu Sep 04, 2014 2:51 pm

And she now has a dinosaur named after her! :dance:

Dreadnoughtus schravi - the biggest of them all!

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Re: HMS Dreadnought

Post by OpanaPointer » Thu Sep 04, 2014 4:56 pm

tameraire01 wrote:Should we have put her on display for the world to see.
I'd have rather seen one of the first "all big gun" ships saved. Dreadnought was the first launched, but not the first laid down. Jackie basically pulled a stunt to save Great Britain's mojo.

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