Ships

USS ''United States''

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The US Frigate ''United States'' was one of the (6) original Class Ships that constituted the entire American Navy at one point. The ''United States'' was Sister to The ' …

The ''Gorch Fock''

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The ''Gorch Fock'' is a German Naval Training Ship – built in 1958. It is a conventional ''3-Master'' (Full Rigged Sail Pattern), designed to train German Naval Cad …

USS ''Portsmouth''

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The 2nd US Warship to bear the name, The USS ''Portsmouth'' was a wooden Sloop-of-War (Frigate-Class) of The US Navy, built in 1843. Her initial design was based on then …

The ''James Baines''

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Named for the Owner of The famed “Black Ball” Shipping Line, The “James Baines” was one of the most luxurious and largest Clipper ships built in t …

''America'' - Class Ship

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Great Britain was one of the first Countries to experiment with “Paddle Wheel” Steamships for Trans-Atlantic travel and commerce. They called their classes of …

The ''Date Maru''

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Known in English as The “San Juan Bautista” (St. John The Baptist) – The “Date Maru” is famous for being the first Japanese ship build based …

Clyde Steamers

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With the advent of The American “Paddle Wheel” Steamer (which created a revolutionary form of cheap travel and opened a faster for effective trade and supply …

''Rocket'' Ships

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Experimented with by The Royal British Navy, Rocket Ships were modified Warships designed to fire multiple batteries of Congreve Rockets. Removing all cannons, many of th …

Spanish Galleon ''Nuestra Senora de Atocha''

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The Spanish vessel “Atocha” was a Galleon-class vessel, noted as one of the most famous treasure ships that sunk off the Coast of Florida (US), during the Hur …

USS ''President''

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The USS “President” was built in 1794. Commissioned under “The Naval Act”, by The US Congress – she was one of 6 ships built to represent th …