Ship in Guildhall Square

HMS Coronation lit up in Guildhall Square for the 1937 coronation review
HMS Coronation lit up in Guildhall Square for the 1937 coronation review
Bishop's Waltham.

NOSTALGIA: Trafalgar dead remembered

0
Have your say

Although the real warships were anchored at Spithead for the Coronation Review, Portsmouth had its own vessel, HMS Coronation.

Made of wood and plaster and built over the old tram shelter, she stood firmly anchored in the middle of Guildhall Square.