Category Archives: Hampshire

Titanic Landmarks

With the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic upon us I was racking my brains about what to post for the occasion. When I shut my allatsea blog down I moved a lot of the material to Musings, and … Continue reading

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OTD: Spitfire Maiden Flight

On this day in March 1936 one of the most iconic World War 2 era fighter aircraft took to the skies in Southampton. The aircraft, ┬áprototype Supermarine Spitfire K5054, was the first of over 22000 aircraft that would be a … Continue reading

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