MTB 102 in the River Pageant 2012

mike  jordan.

Kingston Upon Thames, United Kingdom

Artist's Description

A shot of Motor Torpedo Boat 102 taking part in the Queens Diamond Jubilee River Pageant on the Thames in London.MTB 102 was designed by Vosper Ltd in 1936 and launched in 1937 , she has a length of 68ft and is powered by 3 Isotta-Fraschini Engines of 57 litres giving a top speed of 48 Knots,she carried a crew of 2 Officers and 10 Men with a armament of 2 × 21 inch Torpedo Tubes. Her operational career included Operation Dynamo and Operation Overlord. In 1977 she took part in the Queens Silver Jubilee Review on the Thames.

FUJI HS10 WITH UV FILTER
taken on 03.06.12

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