Modern replica of the Norfolk. The ship Matthew Flinders sailed from Sydney to Tasmania to prove that Tasmania was separate from the mainland. After building this replica it was sailed to dupicate his voyages and has since been preserved in a dedicated museum at Georgetown in Tasmania. Beautifully m
HMS Invincible leading a group of RN ships on excercise, the nearest frigate to Invincible is the Type 23 HMS Norfolk
Both these vessels are no longer part of the RN fleet.
Believe taken in the early 1990's
Royal Navy publicity photo.
The Federal Steam Navigation Co's cargo liner NORFOLK of 1947, the third successive vessel of the company to bear that name, passing inbound under Sydney Harbour Bridge as the passenger ferry DEE-WHY of 1928 - which preceded by four years the opening of the bridge - clears Circular Quay on her run d