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QE2 Crew 19971438 views
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QE2 Crew 19901389 views
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1010 viewsEngineer Martin Harrison climbing aboard steam wagon Colombo, Sri LankaDave Lowing
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QE2 Crew - 1978922 viewsPhotos taken at Manchester/Liverpool area crew pub, QE2, 19781 commentsJanice Naylor
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QE2 Crew - 1978913 viewsPhotos taken at Manchester/Liverpool area crew pub, QE2, 19781 commentsJanice Naylor
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QE2 Crew - 1978910 viewsPhotos taken at Manchester/Liverpool area crew pub, QE2, 1978Janice Naylor
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887 viewsposing outside the britannia restaurant before dinner peter ward
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874 viewsEastbound western ocean 75..my early day'speter ward
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873 viewsthe 'famous ' youth club darts team ...winning our only trophy circa 79
Back row left to right:  Peter Ward, Dave Beale, Chris Buikus, Danny Thorne
Front row: Keith Owen, Mickey Ritchie and Paul Xerri 
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QE2 Crew - 1978864 viewsPhotos taken at Manchester/Liverpool area crew pub, QE2, 19781 commentsJanice Naylor
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834 viewsMiddle of the restaurant ,just off the captains table ...can't believe they let us wear our hair that long ..looks dead scruffy !!peter ward
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828 viewsJoe Yexley in an arm wrestle. Val Vidal in the back. Tim ???, KP on leftDave Lowing
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828 viewsmore pics uploaded to see if anyone recognises themselves :-)2 comments
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More pics of my dad & photograhy crew783 views
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Princess Grill Staff 1994776 views
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Nick Bates First Officer757 viewsPicture posted by Rod Fair.1 commentsIsabelle Prondzynski
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750 viewsMyself and john grier,on embarkation duties about 1979..peter ward
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747 viewsSea Venture (Later Pacific Princess) during transfer of passengers from QE2 April 1974Dave Lowing
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Three Amigos745 viewsLeft to right Robert Knowles Christine Snelson and Alan Snelson. Don't know what we were doing?Alan Snelson
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My dad and some of the Photography crew in the mid 1970s.735 viewsMy dad and some of the Photography crew in the mid 1970s.2 comments
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Photo gallery726 viewsThe photo gallery Upper deck port side between Casino and double roomAlan Snelson
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712 viewsMyself and john grier, embarkation duties NY ...79peter ward
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706 viewsCaptian morgans castle ,Curacao...76...surrounded by an oil refinery!!peter ward
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Cabin704 viewsMy first cabin 5014Alan Snelson
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694 viewsMe not long after I joined QE2 as Commis Waiter 1973. Not my chair!Dave Lowing
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692 viewsDave Lowing
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686 viewsSri Lanka, first World Cruise 1975Dave Lowing
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668 viewsMyself and colin ward (no relation) with chris buikus sticking his head thru...Mazatlan mexico circa 80peter ward
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QE2 Crew 1993668 views
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657 viewsSea Venture heading past QE2 after passenger transfer April 1974Dave Lowing
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Les Sans Nom657 viewsGeoff Menzer : This was taken in Bermuda on Franconia Summer 1971. I'm on RHS with silly little beard. We bought our guitars in 1970 in Manny's W 48th ST NY.Isabelle Prondzynski
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647 viewsDave Lowing
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1978 Deck Plans 1-7646 viewsDavid Burdett
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645 viewsOn the funnel deck Istanbul circa 78peter ward
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644 viewsBoiler tubes flown out from britain to Bermuda to retube boilersDave Lowing
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Funnel deck , Istanbul642 viewspeter ward
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636 viewsTwo Moran tugs having a tough timeDave Lowing
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626 viewsTwo Moran tugs bringing QE2 in to Bermuda channel bouys are marked on photo by X. Think we anchored by St. Georges1 commentsDave Lowing
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624 viewsHal Crook calling the bridge to find out depth of water below keelDave Lowing
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The Wardroom Party621 viewsIn the company of friends..the good old days.2 commentscunardqueen
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619 viewsTwo Moran tugs towing QE2 to Bermuda at 4 knotsDave Lowing
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QE2's Bridge Wing from the Air604 viewsThis photo was taken from a Royal Navy helicopter as part of the Fleet review dress rehearsal.1 commentsBob C.
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New York - Summer 1972602 viewsThis is a photo of QE2 in port New York during the summer of 1972. It captures all the old fashioned goodness of the legacy trans-Atlantic service enjoyed in the Golden Age by her predecessors, Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth.
Bob C.
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574 viewsLeft hand turn please!Dave Lowing
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QE2 bridge prepares for sailaway Quebec 2003557 viewsQE2 last transatlantic season 2003Lynda Bradford
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Bell Boy duties.554 viewsI loved my time on board. When i first joined I used to earn something like £6.00 a week wages, a poultry amount even in those days. However i soon cottoned on to the fact that you could supplement your wages big time by being attentive about your duties, being nice to people, charming and flattering them and doing all things with a smile. I soon got used to making about $85.00 average a week in tips. I had nothing better to do than enjoy my work.David Risley
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Baked Alaska, Coronia 2008530 views
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QE2 Engineering Dept501 viewsThe crew of the Engineering Dept just prior to the last ever steam crossing of the North Atlantic.4 commentsBeardy Rich
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Lynda 1 - QE2 Bridge control panel496 viewsLynda Bradford
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The QE2 at John Browns482 viewsI'm not sure where this picture came from, it was in my grandfather's papers.

On the back it says that it shows Engineer's Mate George Lawler, one of "four burley cranemen" who have taken on overtime at John Browns at night scaring birds away from the QE2 in the fitting out basin below, earning themselves an extra 30 shillings a night!!!
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QE2 Princess Grill One Deck Cabin 452 viewsPrincess Grill 2004 showing the beautiful decor1 commentsLynda Bradford
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Embarkation for 1985 World Cruise - New York448 viewsMe and 2 from the Golden Door, Judy and Carroll
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George Griffiths: QE2 Crew Corridor_5 (5 October 2008)446 viewsLynda Bradford
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Underway Southampton 1977445 viewsGetting underway from Southampton with SS Australis (ex-SS America) in the background. This outbound passage down the Solent also served as the dress rehearsal for the Queen's review of the Fleet as part of her Silver Jubilee.Bob C.
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Ropes to the Ready: QE2 on slipway September 1967440 viewsQE2 on slipway prior to launch 1967Lynda Bradford
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A Moonlight Serenade - 1974435 viewsBob C.
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QE2 - 1978 - Cabin 3188396 viewsVoyage 265 - Cabin 3188Janice Naylor
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391 viewsOfficers galley 1980neil parrott
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QE2 September 1967385 viewsQE2 in John Brown's Shipyard prior to launch 1967Lynda Bradford
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TOW 385 viewsCasino birthday celebrations
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Cunarder Man 3: QE2 Suite379 views1 commentsCunarder Man
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Nighttime is Showtime in the QE2's Double Room - 1974378 viewsBob C.
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1978 hurricane373 viewsAlan Snelson
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Photog working Dinner373 viewsMe in the foregroundTony
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1978 hurricane369 viewsAlan Snelson
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The PG2 Bar365 viewsAnother shot i used to like those chairs
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1978 hurricane365 viewsAlan Snelson
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My Dad & The Boat364 viewsMy dad taking time out for a smoke as he looks over the basin towards the ship on the slipway.1 commentsAlan Hughes
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Floating along from the Queens Grill bar364 viewsfrazscot
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Gangway on Sun Deck access to the Suites, note the wonderful fixtures on the walls363 viewsrhofstetter
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Casino - 1983361 viewsMyself, debbie, babs, jill and sheree.. casino bar after work
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An Evening Jitterbug with John and Betty Wesley - 1974361 viewsBob C.
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Isabelle 2 : QE2 flambé peach and ice cream 2008359 views... in the Britannia Grill.Isabelle Prondzynski
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Underway from Ocean Terminal 1977358 viewsGetting underway from Southampton. This journey down the Solent also served as the dress rehearsal for the Queen's review of the Fleet as part of her Silver Jubilee.Bob C.
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Hustle, Bustle, Excitement and Anticipation357 viewsThis is a photo of QE2 in port New York during the summer of 1972. It captures all the old fashioned goodness of the legacy trans-Atlantic service enjoyed in the Golden Age by her predecessors, Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth.Bob C.
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Members of the Forum have "Bought the QE2"355 viewsAfter all the donations have been counted--we have all "Bought the QE2"--and here is a picture of it.!!
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New York here we come354 viewscunardqueen
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Power House353 viewsMain Control Room in steam days.Fairfield
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Public Room Staff 1987351 views
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Chartroom promenade at night345 viewsImagine the soft chords of the harp being played in the Chartroom and the conversations going on here and there, and later, the crew coming along with their vacuum cleaners...Isabelle Prondzynski
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Southampton Emarkation Day342 viewsGetting Ready For WorkTony
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QE2 September 1967341 viewsLynda Bradford
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QE2 Engine Room - Steering Gear Bob Abbot340 viewsLynda Bradford
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Greenock Celebrates QE2's 40th Anniversary 2007336 viewsLynda Bradford
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Qe2, September 1995, inspection of damage after hurricane Luis335 viewsrhofstetter
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331 viewsMe ,Pierre, and Rod Stewart3 commentsneil parrott
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statue of liberty anniversary celebrations 330 viewsphiliw
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Columbia Restaurant Staff 1994328 views
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QE2 September 1967325 viewsLynda Bradford
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Big day coming324 viewsNearly ready for her Royal Launch.Fairfield
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QE2 on slipway prior to launch September 1967322 viewsLynda Bradford
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Final Farewell in St. John's, New Brunswick321 viewsPia
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Chatting to celebrities320 viewsNanette Newman 1997Lynda Bradford
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Louis 2 - Queens Room 1982317 views
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313 viewsCunarder Man
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QE2 and SS Australis (ex-SS America)313 viewsSouthampton - June 1977Bob C.
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QE2 - 1978311 viewsCaptain's message re labor issue on Scandinavian Cruise - 19781 commentsJanice Naylor
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Sweeping Beauty!308 viewsChris Frame
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QE2 from QM2 in Dubai.306 viewsThe magnificent QE2 as seen from her former fleetmate, QM2, in Dubai. 2009.1 commentsChris Frame
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QE2 September 1967304 viewsLynda Bradford
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304 viewsCunarder Man
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