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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 Jeff Mahler
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Last post by Rob Lightbody
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Child Boards: Passenger Areas, Officers & Crew Areas, Technical Matters, Features of the QE2, QE2 The Ship - Miscellaneous
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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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Last post by cunardqueen
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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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Last post by Thomas Hypher
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Last post by Jim Bennett
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This board is for discussions about the artwork and heritage items on board QE2 at any point during her service life. This includes the Heritage Trail which was added in the 1990s. 1 topic per item please!

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Last post by Michael Gallagher
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Introductions and Our own QE2 Stories

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If you were a member of QE2's crew at any point in her long life, or if you helped build or maintain her, please say hello to everybody, and introduce yourself in this section.

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Last post by Alan Dutton
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Last post by CasinoChris
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Last post by Lynda Bradford
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on Jul 23, 2020, 06:28 PM

No New Posts Passenger & Enthusiast Memories

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 CasinoChris
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No New Posts Final Departures & Final Season Memories

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Last post by Thomas Hypher
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Child Boards: Archived Topics (2021 Calendar), Archived Topics (2020 Calendar), Archived Topics (2019 Calendar), Archived Topics (older calendars)
No New Posts The QE2 Story Jigsaws

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 June Ingram
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General QE2

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Last post by June Ingram
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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

QE2 in Dubai

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This board is specifically to discuss and ask questions about QE2 once operating as a hotel in Dubai. Reviews by visitors, events, get information about the hotel and discuss news and press coverage.

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Last post by Thomas Hypher
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Discussing the period between QE2's arrival in Dubai, and her opening as a hotel.

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Last post by Lynda Bradford
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Child Boards: QE2 News while in Lay-up (2008 to 2018), Discussions about QE2 while laid up (2008 to 2018)

Non-QE2 Area

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

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Last post by Chris Frame
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Child Boards: RMS Queen Mary (1936), RMS Queen Elizabeth (1940), Relating to both QE & QM
No New Posts QE2's Successors

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 shipnshore
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Child Boards: RMS Queen Mary 2, The Cruise Sisters (QV & QE)
No New Posts Cunard

Relating to Cunard in general, rather than a specific Cunard ship.

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Last post by Chris Frame
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Last post by Isabelle Prondzynski
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