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Old 28th February 2006, 12:38
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Britannia

Britannia departing Sydney Harbour with Harbour Master vessel as escort.
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Old 22nd March 2006, 00:46
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She's well worth a visit if you're ever in the Edinburgh area.

Check her out, she's got her own website .. http://www.royalyachtbritannia.co.uk/

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Old 22nd March 2006, 03:57
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I was always under the impression that it was part of the RN but when it was decommissioned some of the furnishing were sent to Windsor Castle .
Supposed the current occupants were looking for bargains after the fire.
Wonder if they were a gift from the people!!!!
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