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HMS Bellerophon

HMS Bellerophon

Looks like a warship entering Cromarty Firth.

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Hi Shipmate,
Could this be a St. Vincent Class Battleship,
regards,
Bob
 

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Seen same pic elsewhere suggesting it is HMS Bellerophon.
 

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Could well be Clevewyn. Just referred back to my Conways All the Worlds Fighting Ships and the Bellerophon Class were built immediately before the St. Vincent's which were built along the same lines apart from a few modifications.
Just made another comparison and the height of the topmast looks similar to the St. Vincent's,
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Bob
 

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Same postcard here http://www.thecromartyarchive.org/picture/number659.asp
Dates postcard to about 1910 and suggests it is HMS Bellerophon.
 

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Thank you exsailor. I have just read the comments below the post card and there seems to be some dispute about the identification but not to worry,
Kinds regards,
Bob
 

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