Lot 3991904 Launch of H.M.S. Attentive Programme Elswick Shipyard...

Auction Date: 6/07/2017 at 10:30 am

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1904 Launch of H.M.S. Attentive Programme Elswick Shipyard, Newcastle upon Tyne an attractive multi-coloured and gold two page programme. Built by Sir W.G. Armstrong Whitworth & Co. Ltd. Printed on fine semi-gloss card, size22 x 29cm approx. (H.M.S. Attentive took part in the famous Zeebrugge Raid on 25 April 1918 before escorting convoys to Gibraltar. She spent a few months off Murmansk, North Russia, supporting British forces in the Russian Civil War. Attentive was paid off in December 1918, after hostilities ended, and was sold for scrapping on 12 April 1920)

Guide Price: £50.00 - £70.00

(Not sold)

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