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Maritime History > Training Ships // 1990s

Cutty Sark in Falmouth Dry Dock 1933 (from Brian Osborne's 'Images of the Past' collection #620)



Foudroyant was renamed back to Trincomalee in 1992, and now lies afloat, fully restored at the National Museum of the Royal Navy at Hartlepool.

Contributed: Photo: Peter Searle, March 2018


Trincomalee is the oldest British warship afloat today, and the second oldest in the world after the USS Constitution in Boston, USA

Contributed: Photo: Peter Searle, March 2018
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