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Thread #114372   Message #2441488
Posted By: Raedwulf
15-Sep-08 - 06:14 PM
Thread Name: BS: Lord Nelson's flagship
Subject: RE: BS: Lord Nelson's flagship
"We're very good at destroying our history in the UK."

Be fair, Richard, we're also very good at preserving it. The trouble is, we have such a *lot* of it!

As to mostly fibreglass, I dunno about that, but it's a long, long time since she's been seaworthy. I can't believe anyone actually thought she might be. She is over 200 years old, bless 'er! ;-)