Videos tagged with "frigate"
HMS Unicorn, Dundee. [03:49]
HMS Unicorn was launched into the River Medway on 30th March 1824. The Commissioner of Chatham Dockyard reported to the Navy Board, " I have to acquaint you that His Majesty's ship Unicorn was launched to day from the 4th slip at this Yard." Unicorn represents the last great flourish of wooden shipbuilding, and also illustrates the birth of the iron steamship.
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HMS Montrose visits Montrose - November 2008 [13:31]
On the 15th November 2008, the Royal Navy Frigate, HMS Montrose (F236) paid a formal visit to Montrose, Angus, Scotland. During her visit she was open to the public and the Ships's Company took the opportunity of exercising their right to march through the town with "Bayonets Fixed" and "Drums Beating" as bestowed by the award of the Freedom of Angus in 2002. Music was provided by the Band of Her Majesty's Royal Marines Scotland. Members of Dundee Sea Cadet Corps had travelled on the ship to the town and they took part in the parade, where the Provost of Angus, Ruth Leslie-Melville, took the salute.
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Scottish Sailors Quarters Frigate Unicorn Dundee Scotland [00:33]
Scottish Sailors Quarters on board the Frigate Unicorn, Dundee, Scotland.
Tags: Scottish, Sailors, Quarters, Frigate Unicorn, Dundee, Scotland
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