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  1. hms cleopatra

    hms cleopatra

    Hms Cleopatra, world war two cruiser, built by Hawthorn Leslie ,Hebburn. I decided to paint this watercolour following the discussions in the naval forum on best royal navy cruiser. I hope it captures the good looks of this class of cruiser
  2. Hawthorn Leslie

    Hawthorn Leslie

    The former Hawthorn Leslie shipyard on Tyneside
  3. ending NDER- Hawthorn Leslie= PATHFINDER

    ending NDER- Hawthorn Leslie= PATHFINDER

    I wonder if anyone can complete the name of this ship from an old Hawthorn Leslie advert. I reckon it's from the early 1960s.
  4. My Grandpa

    My Grandpa

    My Grandpa, who was Head Boiler Maker at Hawthorn Leslie, rolling a fag next to an engine in Holland. This engine was built on theTyne and then shipped across for fitting. Photo taken in 1948.
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