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SS Great Britain

SS Great Britain

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Published by Published for the S.S. Great Britain Project by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain (Ship).

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVM383.G/
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(2),26p. :
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18757738M
    ISBN 100333128079

    The SS Great Britain Story is a concise account of one of the most famous steamships ever built. The great Victorian engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel embraced the latest innovations, including an iron hull and a screw-propeller, to create an ocean liner that was decades ahead of its time.   Isambard Kingdom Brunel’s SS Great Britain was a world first when she was launched at Bristol in This uniquely successful passenger ship design brought together the leading technologies of the day (screw propeller, iron hull and 1,hp steam engine) to transform world travel.5/5(3).

    The book was well documented with the story of the SS GREAT BRITAIN & the colour plates well defined life on board the boat.I was amazed at the part it played in the Battle of the River Plate fixing the HMS Exeter by taking metal plates from it to fix Exeter for sailing back to recommend book /5(8). Great Britain: The model ship by William Mowll and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Ss Great Britain - AbeBooks Passion for books.

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We are excited to warmly welcome you back to Brunel’s SS Great Britain. We are now open, our opening times are Tuesday - Sunday 10am - 6pm. We are very much looking forward to seeing you for a terrific day out. You will need to buy your tickets online and book a.

The SS Great Britain, designed by Isambard Brunel, was the first ocean-going vessel to be screw-driven and built entirely of iron. When she was launched in she was twice the size of any previous ship and her revolutionary design heralded a complete break with traditional ship construction. As is the case for many historic ships, however /5(8).

Tickets to Brunel's SS Great Britain include free unlimited return visits for a year (excluding group tickets, schools, or venue hire guests). If you have any questions regarding your ticket please contact: [email protected] You will need to buy your tickets online and book a timed slot for your visit.

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SS-GB is an alternative history novel by Len Deighton, set in a United Kingdom conquered and occupied by Germany during the Second World novel's title refers to the branch of the Nazi SS that controls was first published in You can book for as many people as are in your party, and buy tickets, up to the available capacity for the timeslot.

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Add to Compare. SS Great Britain Onwards: Haynes Enthusiasts Manual. SS Great Britain is a museum ship and former passenger steamship, which was advanced for her was the longest passenger ship in the world from to She was designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel (–), for the Great Western Steamship Company's transatlantic service between Bristol and New York City.

While other ships had been built of iron or equipped with a screw. Have a great day out. Remember, for the safety of everyone, please do not visit if you’re feeling unwell. You can always rebook for another time to enjoy a visit. Further information is provided in our FAQ section, about what to expect on your visit.

Thank you for your patience and support over the last few months. We have missed you. Everyone will also need to pre-book a timed admission slot. The current crisis is having a huge impact on us as a charity.

We continue to look after the SS Great Britain and collections on behalf of the nation despite losing most of our income. Please help support us. The SS Great Britain, designed by Isambard Brunel, was the first ocean-going vessel to be screw-driven and built entirely of iron.

When she was launched in she was twice the size of any previous ship and her revolutionary design heralded a complete break with traditional ship construction.

A s it made its slow way up the Avon in Julypeople lined the riverbanks to see the year-old incredible hulk return home. After an 8,mile, day journey, SS Great Britain Author: Harriet Sherwood. The SS Great Britain, designed by Isambard Brunel, was the first ocean-going vessel to be screw-driven and built entirely of iron.

When she was launched in she was twice the size of any previous ship and her revolutionary design heralded a complete break with traditional ship : £   The SS Great Britain is one of the best attractions in the UK and certainly worth a visit if you ever happen to be in Bristol.

The SS Great Britain was revolutionary in many ways; made of iron, powered by steam driven propeller and one time record breaker for the Atlantic crossing/5. SS Great Britain, launched inis regarded as the first great ocean liner, but after a successful career it was damaged in a storm and used as a storage hulk before being scuttled off the.

The S.S. Great Britain was one of the true pathfinders in ocean liner development. This book provides an overview of her career with good technical info and illustrations that bring the + year story of this magnificent ship right up to the present.

Highly recommended for those with an interest in early ocean liner history/5(11). S.S. Great Britain: The Model Ship is the result of some thorough research into the history of what is arguably the most important ship ever built.

This book will bring pleasure to modellers and mariners, but also historians, engineers, and enthusiasts of live steam propulsion. Size: Quarto. Book. July 19th,saw the launch of a ship that dwarfed all others.

Designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, the SS Great Britain was the first ocean-going ship to combine an iron hull with a screw propeller. She displaced 3, tons, and was over foot longer and .SS Great Britain book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The SS Great Britain is one of the outstanding achievements of the greate 4/5.