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|One of Six HMS Bristol's, this ship was the only Type 82 destroyer of the Royal Navy. It is now a training ship stationed off of Whale Island, Portsmouth. A lot more information, including pictures and history, in the file.||04/17/2006||593|
|Fort Gilkicker is a Grade II listed building and a Scheduled Ancient Monument. It was purchased by Hampshire County Council in 1986 as part of a pro-active programme to secure the future of many of Portsmouth's defence works. The fort requires huge amounts of money to repair and conserve it. The barrack block has had a new roof and the fort was used until recently as a building store for materi...||12/15/2005||347|
|Waterville Valley is a ski resort in the White Mountain National Forest of New Hampshire. The resort's motto is "Altitude without the Attitude". Built on Mount Tecumseh (elev. 4,003), the ski trails offer a vertical drop of 2,020 feet and eleven lifts, including two high-speed quads. The resort is located in the town of Waterville Valley, New Hampshire.||02/07/2007||868|
|"Conny" is a life-size, 60-foot, ferro-cement model of a male Sperm Whale.||05/17/2008||632|
|On the 17. November 1990, a forty-foot sperm whale got stranded om the beach near Nymindegab. The dead whale, weighing in at 25 tons, was such a tourist attraction that it was talked of as far away as Copenhagen, and scientist from the Zoological Museum there decided to have a closer look at the big fish. After the whale had been dissected, the skeleton was transported to Copenhagen, where it w...||10/21/2007||475|
|The earliest forts were built to protect the colonists. As Portsmouth Harbor's importance increased with its Revolutionary War shipbuilding industry and the establishment of the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in 1800, additional fortification was needed. |
At Jerry's Point there is evidence of earthwork fortification, circa 1842, and a stonework fort, circa 1873. Following the Spanish ...
|Found this near a whale sanctuary in Baja. Anyone know anything about this?||03/04/2007||744|
|S/W Overlay shows Portsmouth harbour at the year 1939.|
Potsmouth is a significant naval port for centuries, previously the world's largest naval base and home to many famous ships, Portsmouth has declined in recent years but remains a major dockyard and base for the Royal Navy.
|Here are all defense batteries and forts of Portsmouth.||12/15/2005||580|
|Image of Portsmouth harbour, contains ships etc.||10/12/2005||446|
|When you turn on your 3d buildings layer in Google Earth 5 and move to this placemark, you see a whale and a squid duking it out.||02/19/2009||11,473|
|Kure Naval Port - Japan's Defense Agency.|
Looks like whale families.