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Argus was laid down in 1914 by William Beardmore and Company in Glasgow as the Italian ocean liner Conte Rosso. However, before she was launched, she was purchased by the Royal Navy for conversion into an aircraft carrier. She was built from the start with an unobstructed flight deck (the "flus

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Perfect design for operating the aircraft but interesting for those navigating the ship from wherever the bridge is hidden.

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Click on this for more on HMS Argus:- http://www.shipsnostalgia.com/showthread.php?t=25688&highlight=Argus
 

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