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Chatham in Kent County, England, United Kingdom
 

The Victory Dock

 
 
The Victory Dock Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 5, 2018
1. The Victory Dock Marker
Inscription.
The Victory Dock
Named to commemorate the bicentenary of the
Battle of Trafalgar 1805
and the construction of HMS Victory on this site
23 July 1759 – 7 May 1765
Vice Admiral Sir James Burnell-Nugent KCB CBE ADC Martin
Second Sea Lord and
Commander-in-Chief Naval Home Command
23 July 2005

 
Erected 2005.
 
Location. 51° 23.689′ N, 0° 31.644′ E. Marker is in Chatham, England, in Kent County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Western Avenue and Main Gate Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in Historic Dockyard Chatham. Marker is in this post office area: Chatham, England ME4 4TZ, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Old Single Dock (here, next to this marker); H.M.S. Victory (here, next to this marker); No. 2 Dry Dock, 1856 (a few steps from this marker); HMS Cavalier, 1944 (a few steps from this marker); First World War 100th Anniversary (within shouting distance of this marker); The Clocktower Building (within shouting
The Victory Dock Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 5, 2018
2. The Victory Dock Marker
The Victory Dock marker (top), the Old Single Dock marker (middle) and the H.M.S. Victory marker (bottom) in front of HMS Cavalier.
distance of this marker); The Destroyer Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); No. 1 Machine Shop 1861; Armour Plate Shop 1865 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chatham.
 
Also see . . .
1. H.M.S. Victory on Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 8, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust. (Submitted on June 8, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
3. Chatham Dockyard Historical Society. (Submitted on June 8, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
4. Chatham Dockyard on Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 8, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
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The Victory Dock Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 5, 2018
3. The Victory Dock Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 8, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 8, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 35 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 8, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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