TQ3180 : HQS Wellington

taken 31 years ago, near to City of London, Great Britain

HQS Wellington
HQS Wellington
Built in 1934 as a Grimsby class sloop. Based in the Pacific in WWII from 1948 she has been moored alongside the embankment as the headquarter ship of The Honourable Company of master Mariners. In 2005 ownership was transferred to the Wellington Trust. The now scrapped HMS Chrysanthemum is just visible astern.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 24 July, 1986   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 15 January, 2008
Category
Historical ship   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 310 808 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.6559N 0:6.7503W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 310 808
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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