Lot 1246Launch Of H.M.S. Attentive Elswick Shipyard, Newcastle upon...

Auction Date: 19/09/2019 at 10am

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Launch Of H.M.S. Attentive Elswick Shipyard, Newcastle upon Tyne 1904 Programme An attractive multicoloured and gold two page programme. Built by Sir W.G. Armstrong Whitworth & Co. Ltd. Printed on fine semi-gloss card, size 8½” × 11½”. 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: £40.00 - £60.00

(Not sold)

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