Tag Archives: Gosport

66c – Stokes Bay Part I

As we walked northwest along the shores of Stokes Bay we came across a memorial. It remembered the men who had built sections of the Mulberry Harbours during World War Two, the great concrete structures that were floated across the … Continue reading

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66b – Gosport to Stokes Bay

We bumped into an old friend at Gosport Marina – look!  It’s ML1387 Medusa!  We last saw her almost 6 months ago sailing down Chichester Harbour.  Hello, old friend! In another part of the harbour we saw HMS Alliance.  Well, … Continue reading

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66a – Gosport

As we set off on our walk today we were greeted by HMS Dauntless as she entered Portsmouth Harbour.  What a strange and impressive looking ship! HMS Dauntless is a Type-45 Destroyer, specialising in protecting the British fleet from air … Continue reading

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65m – Portsmouth to Gosport

The Gosport Ferry does not take long to cross the harbour, but is well worth the trouble, and really it is not much trouble at all.  It is cheap, offers a regular service, has an open-air upper deck, and skips … Continue reading

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