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H.M.S. Benbow Figurehead

 
 
H.M.S. Benbow Figurehead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 30, 2018
1. H.M.S. Benbow Figurehead Marker
Inscription.
Figurehead
H.M.S. Benbow
72 Guns Launched at Rotherhithe in 1813
The Figurehead Represents
Vice Admiral John Benbow
Born 1653 and Died 1702

 
Location. 50° 47.991′ N, 1° 6.513′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, England, in Hampshire County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Queen Street (Route B2154) and Wickham Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. Marker is in this post office area: Portsmouth, England PO1 3LR, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas Telford (within shouting distance of this marker); The Jutland Gun (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Captain Robert Falcon Scott (about 120 meters away); Beware of the Wolf (about 150 meters away); The Figurehead (about 150 meters away); Left behind by progress (about 150 meters away); The First Black Battleship (about 150 meters away); Warrior – the ultimate deterrent (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portsmouth.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
H.M.S. Benbow Figurehead image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 31, 2018
2. H.M.S. Benbow Figurehead
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 28, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 28, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 38 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 28, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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