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Peer Review: A87933162 - The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport, Hampshire, UK

Post 1

SashaQ - happysad

Entry: The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport, Hampshire, UK - A87933162
Author: SashaQ - happysad - U9936370

Here is a little Entry about a place I enjoyed visiting recently.


A87933162 - The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport, Hampshire, UK

Post 2

Bluebottle

Would it be worth mentioning that 'HMS Holland I', though built in the UK, was designed by Irish/American submarine pioneer John Philip Holland? He also designed such submarines as Holland I and Holland II (both on display at the Paterson Museum in New Jersey), Holland III, Holland IV, Holland V and USS Holland as well as HMS Holland 1, HMS Holland 2, HMS Holland 3, HMS Holland 4 and HMS Holland 5. He seems a very modest fellow.

Incidentally though ship names should be in italics, any prefixes - such as HMS, USS, ORP, RMS, SMS, BBC, TTFN or SWALK – remain in normal text.smiley - ok

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A87933162 - The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport, Hampshire, UK

Post 3

SashaQ - happysad

Thanks for reading smiley - biggrin

Your expertise in this is much appreciated - I have corrected the italics smiley - ok

I also added in mention of Holland - yes, modest smiley - winkeye leading to a straightforward yet confusing naming convention...


A87933162 - The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport, Hampshire, UK

Post 4

Tavaron da Quirm - Arts Editor

Sounds like an interesting place to visit. smiley - smiley


A87933162 - The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport, Hampshire, UK

Post 5

bobstafford

Definitely worth a visit? well done BBsmiley - smiley


A87933162 - The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport, Hampshire, UK

Post 6

Bluebottle

I think it definitely is worth a visit, but this isn't one of my entries Bobsmiley - tongueout. I must admit when I visited I did consider writing about it, but I didn't and it makes sense for Sasha to write about it as Sasha has the advantage of being able to compare it to t'other submarine museum, U-Boat Story.

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A87933162 - The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport, Hampshire, UK

Post 7

Bluebottle

Would you consider adding a link to A87937618 in the second paragraph?

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A87933162 - The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport, Hampshire, UK

Post 8

SashaQ - happysad

Aha! Yes, thank you for reminding me that that link is now able to be added smiley - ok

I made a few other minor changes, too, as it is a while since I last read this smiley - ok


A87933162 - The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport, Hampshire, UK

Post 9

Pinniped

Good Entry.
Maybe include a date in the main text to place Holland 1 in time?
Which of the several Hollands was the first to be commissioned appears to be disputed, with diving websites claiming that distinction for Holland 5 (which lies off Sheerness).
More certain ground might be to describe Holland 1 as the first submarine ordered by the RN, and/or the first naval submarine built in the UK?


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Post 10

SashaQ - happysad

Thanks Pinniped smiley - ok

I changed 'commissioned' to 'ordered', as that was what I meant to say smiley - doh

I also added the date in the main text smiley - ok


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Tavaron da Quirm - Arts Editor

Congratulations! smiley - bubbly


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SashaQ - happysad

Thank you smiley - biggrin


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Post 14

bobstafford

Well done excellent entry, you did the museum justice just as I remembered it smiley - magicsmiley - cheers


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SashaQ - happysad

Thank you smiley - biggrin


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