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Lasalle229 Jun 2018 9:12 a.m. PST

Does anybody know how the names on British Napoleonic Warships Was written. Example the brig " Tickler " captured by Danish gunboats. Is it HMS TICKLER, THE TICKLER or just TICKLER.

figuresales29 Jun 2018 9:42 a.m. PST

Just the name. All capitals.

Personal logo Virtualscratchbuilder Supporting Member of TMP Fezian29 Jun 2018 11:13 a.m. PST

Google "ship of the line stern" and look at Google images for examples. You will see some that have HMS, but those are models and in error.

Prince of Essling Supporting Member of TMP30 Jun 2018 5:55 a.m. PST

And the most famous of them all – Nelson's HMS Victory illustrates the above point:

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Lasalle201 Jul 2018 2:06 a.m. PST

Thanks all of You.
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