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The QE2's Story (in-service)

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Everything before 1969, relating to the design and creation of Q3 & Q4 - becoming the QE2 : her ORIGINAL interior & exterior design.

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Last post by Michael Gallagher
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Last post by cunardqueen
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May 1969 to November 2008. Anything and everything to do with that time. Ask questions, get Answers. Focussing on events or periods in the ship's life.

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Child Boards: 1969 and the 1970s, The 1980s, The 1990s, The 2000s, QE2's Final Season and Final Voyage (2007/2008)
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Moderator: Lynda Bradford

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Last post by cunardqueen
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Last post by Jim Bennett
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Last post by June Ingram
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Introductions and Our own QE2 Stories

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Last post by Rob Lightbody
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Last post by pete cain
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For everybody who travelled on QE2, or just admired her from afar, share your memories, stories and thoughts here. Focussing more about the experience than the actual ship herself.

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Last post by Rod
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Child Boards: Archived Topics (2022 Calendar), Archived Topics (2021 Calendar), Archived Topics (2020 Calendar), Archived Topics (older calendars)
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QE2's famous tradition continues! No longer on her Quarter Deck, but now our members take turns to complete one of our special QE2 jigsaws before passing on to the next person.

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Last post by Rod
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Last post by Rob Lightbody
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Last post by Beat Ryser
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Child Boards: Die deutschsprachigen Fans und ihr Lieblingsschiff, Les fans francophones parlent du QE2

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No New Posts QE2's Predecessors : Queen Elizabeth & Queen Mary

The legendary ships Queen Mary (1936) and Queen Elizabeth (1940)

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Last post by cunardqueen
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Child Boards: RMS Queen Mary (1936), RMS Queen Elizabeth (1940), Relating to both QE & QM
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Queen Mary 2 (QM2), Queen Victoria (QV) and Queen Elizabeth (QE) all replace QE2 in different ways. Find out more in this special area dedicated to them.

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Last post by Lynda Bradford
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Child Boards: RMS Queen Mary 2, The Cruise Sisters (QV & QE)
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Last post by Rob Lightbody
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Last post by Isabelle Prondzynski
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Child Boards: The Royal Yacht Britannia, SS Rotterdam, Saga Ruby, PS Waverley, SS United States
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