Category Archives: Ships

Marco Polo. A personal glimpse

As the Marco Polo sits on the beach at Alang waiting for the men with cutting torches to begin dismantling her, I could not help but remember this old lady that graced us with a visit so many years ago. … Continue reading

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OTD: Attack on Pearl Harbour

On this day in 1941, Japan attacked the American naval base at Pearl harbour, effectively bringing the United States into the Second World War. 8 battleships were alongside at the time and all were damaged, with four sunk. All but … Continue reading

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