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Today is the anniversary of the maiden voyage of the cruise liner Queen Elizabeth 2 or . 10 facts about this ship: It is no. Queen Mary 1, Rms Queen Elizabeth, Cunard Ships, Earth Powers, Life Goals Future, North Shields, Floating Hotel, Double Decker Bus, Dubai Hotel

2 May: The Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2)

Today is the 50th anniversary of the maiden voyage of the cruise liner Queen Elizabeth 2 or QE2. 10 facts about this ship: It is not actually named after Queen Elizabeth II, but after the wife of King George VI. This is why the ship is called Queen Elizabeth 2 and not Queen Elizabeth II. The ship's vital statistics: length: 963 feet, weight: 70,327 (the rudder alone weighs 80 tons, equivalent to 10 double-decker Buses, and a draught of 32 feet, seven feet less than her predecessors, which…

One of the giant GEC propulsion electric motors before installation and being lowered through the funnel hatch. The funnel can be seen on the quayside off to the left. The ships mast is to the right. Ship Mast, Electric Motor, Motors, Ships, Ocean, Boats, The Ocean, Motorbikes, Sea

QE2 1987 Rebirth

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One of the giant GEC propulsion electric motors before installation and being lowered through the funnel hatch. The funnel can be seen on the quayside off to the left. The ships mast is to the right. Ship Mast, Gas Boiler, Steam Turbine, Electric Motor, Diesel Engine, Ships, Ocean, Boats, The Ocean

QE2 1987 Rebirth

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QE2 1987 Rebirth - Roblightbody dot com Ship Mast, Gas Boiler, Steam Turbine, Electric Motor, Diesel Engine, Fresh Water, Ocean, The Ocean, Sea

QE2 1987 Rebirth

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Views across the cylinder tops of four of the 9 main engines. RMS Queen Elizabeth Cunard Line. Rms Queen Elizabeth, Maine, Engineering, Ocean, Tops, The Ocean, Technology, Sea

QE2 1987 Rebirth

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Why the QE2 could not be re engined by a UK shipyard

An interesting review of why British shipyards could not undertake the 80 million pound conversion to re engine the QE2 from a steamship to Diesel electric. ...

Cross Section view looking forward. Ship Mast, Gas Boiler, Steam Turbine, Deck, Diesel Engine, Sport, Frame, Ocean, Picture Frame

QE2 1987 Rebirth

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QE2 1987 Rebirth - Roblightbody dot com Southampton

QE2 last day as a steamship

Shows QE2's last arrival into southampton as a steamship, also shows engine room and turbine control room. On departure the Chief engineer lifted one of the ...

QE2 1987 Rebirth - Roblightbody dot com Rms Queen Elizabeth, Jukebox, Locker Storage, Engineering, Ocean, Management, The Ocean, Technology, Sea

QE2 1987 Rebirth

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Conti Schwingmetall -Stopping the vibrations from shp! Ship Mast, Gas Boiler, Steam Turbine, Exhaust Gas, Electric Motor, Fresh Water, Ocean, The Ocean, Sea

QE2 1987 Rebirth

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Work inside the cramped shaft tunnel. Refitting RMS Queen Elizabeth Cunard Line. Rms Queen Elizabeth, Ocean, The Ocean, Sea

QE2 1987 Rebirth

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