HMS M33 - Portsmouth, Hampshire, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ashberry
N 50° 48.107 W 001° 06.639
30U E 633134 N 5629484
Quick Description: HMS M33 is permanently placed in a dry dock within Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
Location: South East England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 9/22/2021 6:59:42 AM
Waymark Code: WM150D0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:
"HMS M33 is an M29-class monitor of the Royal Navy built in 1915. She saw active service in the Mediterranean during the First World War and in Russia during the Allied Intervention in 1919. She was used subsequently as a mine-laying training ship, fuelling hulk, boom defence workshop and floating office, being renamed HMS Minerva and Hulk C23 during her long life. She passed to Hampshire County Council in the 1980s and was then handed over to the National Museum of the Royal Navy in 2014. A programme of conservation was undertaken to enable her to be opened to the public. HMS M33 is located within Portsmouth Historic Dockyard and opened to visitors on 7 August 2015 following a service of dedication. She is one of only three surviving Royal Navy warships of the First World War and the only surviving ship from the Gallipoli Campaign. "
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HMS M33 monitor can be inspected in detail when visiting the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, open hours: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM.
Is there a tour: Yes

If boat is a garden what was planted in it: Not listed

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