Tuesday, October 18, 2016
offshore wind turbine installation
Maritime News

No Brexit Regrets for North England Port Town Caught Up in Offshore Wind

  By Jessica Shankleman   (Bloomberg) — Martin Brydges landed his final catch as a fisherman in the English port of Grimsby a year ago, admitting defeat to an industry that virtually...

October 18, 2016
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Thursday, August 14, 2014
News

Standby Vessel Damaged in Collision With Wind Turbine Pile Off England

Liverpool Coastguard on Thursday was coordinating the response to a ship that was leaking oil following a collision with a wind turbine pile at wind farm off Cumbria, England. The...

August 14, 2014
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Saturday, April 6, 2013
Navy

Historic Sea Forts of England

Historic Sea Forts An armada of sea forts were built during World War II specifically designed to repel smaller aircraft flying in to attack Great Britain. Each fort consisted of...

April 6, 2013
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Sunday, February 19, 2012
Blog

Maritime Monday for February 20, 2012: Alas Poor Yorck; The Raid on Scarborough

What is naval power for? There is no permanent answer. Unlike land-based military might – designed for the conquest of human-occupied territory – sea power has had different functions at...

February 19, 2012
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Sunday, December 18, 2011
Blog

Maritime Monday for December 19, 2011: England Expects

nautical tattoos; history and art illustrations by Bowsprite Something England DIDN’T Expect: Friday, December 16th is the 238th anniversary of the Boston Tea Party.  Map: Anniv of Boston Tea Party,...

December 18, 2011
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Tuesday, February 26, 2008
Uncategorized

Earthquake Rocks England – Live Data

The AP tells of an earthquake at 18:05GMT today located at 125 miles north of London England: An earthquake struck Britain early Wednesday and was felt across large parts of...

February 26, 2008
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