Great Britain. Royal Navy

Grey Funnel Line, United Kingdom. Royal Navy

Nickname 'Grey Funnel Line' for the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom. Funnels of the Navy vessels are painted grey.

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Date: 1831-1834, 1835, 1836-1837 From: Crawford family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1001-035 Description: A cruise to South America; Cruise on the coasts of Spain and Portugal; Cruise on the Mediterranean; Memorandum of streams of stones in Falkland Islands. Qua...
Date: 1854 From: [Various artists] :[Illustrations of ships and naval actions]. - London [chiefly Illustrated London news, ca 1850]-1911 Ref: A-248-026 Description: A broadside view of HMS Neptune firing her guns, surrounded by other ships also firing their guns. Close to the HMS Neptune are several small sailing dinghys...
Date: 1714-1910 By: Australian Joint Copying Project Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-05 Description: The records comprise: Admiralty and Secretariat. Letters from Offices, 1791-1839 (Adm.1); Miscellanea, 1778-1903 (Adm.7); Masters' logs, 1795-1832, 1837-1871...
Date: 1937 - 1940 Ref: Eph-D-BRITISH-010 Description: Chart showing badges, decorations and medals for the Royal Navy, the Army, Royal Air Force, Royal Marines, Merchant Navy, and Combined Operations. The right ...
Date: 1918 Ref: Eph-C-WAR-WI-1918-02 Description: Shows in diagrammatic form the "meeting of Grand Fleet and German High Seas Fleet at Rendezvous by order of Admiral Sir David Beatty. ... At 9.43 a.m. Grand ...
[Heaphy, Charles] 1820-1881 :Naval attack at Rangiriri [1863]
Date: 1863 By: Heaphy, Charles, 1820-1881 Ref: A-145-004 Description: Shows Royal Navy storming party in earthworks, Rangiriri Pa (Waikato/Tauranga War, 1863-4). Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - [Title] Quantity: 1 drawi...
Artist unknown :Sailor's kerchief. [19th century]
By: Mowat, Alexander Gard, 1888-1975 Ref: D-014-012 Description: Illustrates aspects of the sailor's life and shows diagrams of semaphore signs, the Webley pistol Mark I, Lee-Metford rifles, mark I & II, the various steps ...
Rakestraw, John : Sailing and fighting instructions or signals, drawn for Mr Rowland Phillipps, by me, John Rakestraw
Date: 1716 By: Rakestraw, John, active 1716 Ref: MS-1801 Description: Volume is inscribed `Joseph Nott, His Book, April 20th, 1716 Anon Dom'. Instructions for the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom, used as a set of guidelines fo...
Date: [ca 1945-1950] By: Tait, Arthur Robert, 1924- Ref: PA1-o-1568 Description: Photograph album compiled by Arthur Robert Tait who served in the navy following World War II. Album documents his service in the Navy and documents his ship...
Date: [ca.1941-1943] From: Begg, Richard, Campbell, 1924- : Papers By: Begg, Richard Campbell (Dr), 1924- Ref: MS-Papers-8421-01 Description: Chapters one to nine of an autobiography `In hot and cold water' by Begg. He provides an account of his years in the Royal Navy during World War Two from hi...
Date: [ca.1944-1946] From: Begg, Richard, Campbell, 1924- : Papers By: Begg, Richard Campbell (Dr), 1924- Ref: MS-Papers-8421-02 Description: Chapters ten to nineteen of an autobiography `In hot and cold water' by Begg. He provides an account of his years in the Royal Navy during World War Two fro...
Date: 1807-1864 By: Scott, Robert Thomas Charles, 1812-1875 Ref: MS-Papers-0647 Description: Journal, 1833-1835, recounting service as naval surgeon on HMS Pique including visit to Canada, correspondence and other papers while serving on HMS Vanguard...
Date: 1 Dec 1821-30 Jun 1822, 23 Jul 1842-18 Nov 1843, 30 Oct 1845-22 Nov 1846 By: Gambier, Robert Fitzgerald, 1803-1885 Ref: MS-Group-1554 Description: Contains a logbook kept by R F Gambier a midshipsman aboard the `HMS Dauntless', commanded by Captain George C Gambier. The log book records the voyage to t...
Date: 1806-1897 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-1949 Description: Includes diary kept by John L Hatwell during the voyage of the Devonshire to Auckland in Dec 1862-Feb 1863 (in Papers of Frank Hawtin. DD/HWN) Quantity: 1 m...
Date: 1840 Ref: MapColl-832.15gmfw/1840/Acc.6850 Description: Diagrammatic map drawn on higher ground overlooking the scene where the HMS Buffalo navy ship was wrecked ('28th July 1840, at 10 am'). Map shows the site w...
Date: 1905-1923 By: Halsey, Lionel (Sir), 1872-1949 Ref: Micro-MS-0099 Description: Letters to parents, 1905-1908, as Flag Officer of HMS Powerful on Australia Station. Topics include disturbances at Norfolk Island, Australian Federation. 19...
Date: 1873-7 Oct 1877, 18-30 Aug 1891 By: Parsons, George, 1851-1933 Ref: Micro-MS-0875 Description: Diary kept by George Parsons, Royal Navy, during voyage to Sydney on the `Hampshire', to join HMS `Pearl' for tour of duty in the Pacific area, (1873-1877). ...
Date: 1856 From: Various artists :[1. Duncan, Edward, 1803-1882. The fleet at the great naval review, at Spithead, April 23, 1856 / drawn by E Duncan. 2. Johnson, E K. Picture map of the North Sea / E K Johnson del. W Thomas, sc.] Supplement, Illustrated London news, May 31, 1856. By: Smith, Barry, active 1990s; Illustrated London news (Newspaper); Duncan, Edward, 1803-1882 Ref: D-018-055-1 Description: Panorama in two sections, one above the other, showing the ships: Osborne, Algiers, Cressy, Conqueror, Nile, Royal George (flagship of the Starboard Division...
Date: 1950 - 1972 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Daily mail (London, England) Ref: A-369-210/221 Description: Caricatures and drawings of sporting figures who flourished in the 1940-1950s. Includes soccer player Jim Taylor, jockey Gordon Richards, boxer Eddie Thomas,...
Date: 1941-1944 By: Edge, Spence, active 1940s-1980s; Great Britain. Commonwealth War Graves Commission; Imperial War Museum (Great Britain); United States. Air Force; MacKay, Colin, active 1980s Ref: PAColl-0716 Description: Photographs used in the book "No Honour No Glory" by Spence Edge and Jim Henderson. They include photographs of the Porpoise and its crew; the Jason; prison...