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The Cod War 1958

There seems to be a strange mystery around the history of HMS Eastbourne and the first Cod Wars of 1958. I have searched the internet and while I did find a brief mention of Eastbourne and prisoners being set free … Continue reading

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The Bell to be Recovered from HMS HOOD

Paul G Allen, the co-founded of Microsoft, will offer use of his yacht to recover the bell of the battle cruiser HMS Hood, which was sunk in 1941, If recovered successfully, the bell will be used as a memorial to … Continue reading

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