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Last post by Lynda Bradford
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No New Posts QE2 Story QE2 50 year conference 22 September 2017

A dedicated section to discuss our QE2 50 Year Conference in Clydebank on September 22nd 2017.

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Last post by June Ingram
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The latest QE2 Story newsletter, and copies of all the old ones.

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Last post by Trevor Casey
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on Jul 31, 2017, 05:07 AM

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Introductions and Our own QE2 Stories

No New Posts QE2 Officers & Crew & Workers Introductions

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.

Moderator: Alan Snelson

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Last post by Alan Snelson
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No New Posts Officers, Crew & Worker memories

This section is mostly for anyone employed on board, or by the builders or maintenance people involved with the upkeep of the ship. However ALL members of the forum can participate and ask our crew members questions about life on board QE2.

Moderator: Alan Snelson

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Last post by Andy Holloway
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No New Posts Passengers & Enthusiasts Introductions

Introduce yourself, and tell the other members about what your QE2 story or interest in the great ship is. (1 topic per member)

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Last post by Trevor Casey
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on Aug 18, 2017, 12:42 AM

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.

Moderator: Isabelle Prondzynski

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Last post by Trevor Casey
in Re: First QE2 trip (11th...
on Aug 20, 2017, 04:07 PM

No New Posts Final Departures & Final Season Memories

Because we have so many of these memories to share, I have created a separate section for them here.

Moderator: Isabelle Prondzynski

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Last post by Clydebuilt1971
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on May 04, 2017, 11:04 AM

The QE2's Story

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

Moderator: Lynda Bradford

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Last post by Twynkle
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on Aug 14, 2017, 11:53 PM

Child Boards: QE2 Concept and Design, QE2 Build, QE2 build photos, QE2 build film footage/videos, QE2 Build Publications and Memorabilia
No New Posts The ship herself

Discussions and information about particular aspects of the ship.

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Last post by Bob C.
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on Aug 20, 2017, 10:27 PM

Child Boards: Passenger Areas, Officers & Crew Areas, Technical Matters, Features of the ship, QE2 The Ship - Miscellaneous
No New Posts Service Life (1969 - 2008)

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 Isabelle Prondzynski
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Child Boards: The 1970s, The 1980s, The 1990s, The 2000s, QE2's Final Season and Final Voyage (2007/2008)
No New Posts Captains of the QE2

Full information about the various Captains/Masters of the QE2 throughout her service life with Cunard

Moderator: Lynda Bradford

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Last post by Lynda Bradford
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No New Posts Artwork and Heritage on board QE2

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 ThomasPixel
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on Aug 01, 2017, 01:34 PM

No New Posts QE2 after Cunard

QE2's retirement in Dubai. QE2 News, gossip, rumours, questions and answers.

Moderator: Rob Lightbody

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Last post by Davina
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on Aug 18, 2017, 06:26 PM

Child Boards: QE2 News, Discussions about QE2 after Cunard


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No New Posts Get Togethers

Travelling on an interesting ship, or attending an event that you think other QE2 Story members might be interested in? See if you can get them interested here!

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Last post by Chris Frame
in Southampton QE2 History ...
on Jul 26, 2017, 01:03 AM

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No New Posts Photo Competition and QE2 Calendar

Our monthly QE2 photo competitions, where the winners make up the next wonderful QE2 Story calendar. You can win a prize, or just enter for fun!

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Last post by Pete Hamill
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Child Boards: Archived Topics (2018 Calendar), Archived Topics (2017 Calendar), Archived Topics
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 Clydebuilt1971
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on Aug 17, 2017, 01:18 PM

General QE2

No New Posts Miscellaneous QE2

If your post relates to QE2, but doesn't fit into any of the 'Story' categories above, put it here!

Moderator: Lynda Bradford

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Last post by Rob Lightbody
in Re: The Building of Quee...
on Aug 22, 2017, 07:19 PM

Child Boards: TheQE2Story's Shop, Special Features, QE2 Models and Paintings, Books, Videos and DVDs about QE2, Other QE2 Websites, Misc QE2 Archive
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Last post by Beat Ryser
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on Jun 04, 2016, 08:25 AM

Child Boards: Die deutschsprachigen Fans und ihr Lieblingsschiff, Les fans francophones parlent du QE2

Non-QE2 Area

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 Trevor Casey
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on Yesterday at 01:29 AM

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 Roy Warrender
in Re: Cunard's "50th Anniv...
on Yesterday at 09:16 AM

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 Trevor Casey
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on Aug 13, 2017, 04:53 PM

No New Posts Sea Shanties

Maritime matters but not related directly to a specific ship.

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Last post by Isabelle Prondzynski
in Re: Accidents and mishap...
on Aug 15, 2017, 11:32 AM

No New Posts Ships

Most of us here are interested in other ships. Here is an area to discuss them. One ship per topic!

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Last post by Rob Lightbody
in Re: Waverley on the Clyd...
on Aug 17, 2017, 04:35 PM

Child Boards: The Royal Yacht Britannia, SS Rotterdam, Saga Ruby, PS Waverley, SS United States
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