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QE2 Crew 19971370 views
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QE2 Crew 19901338 views
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976 viewsEngineer Martin Harrison climbing aboard steam wagon Colombo, Sri LankaDave Lowing
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QE2 Crew - 1978914 viewsPhotos taken at Manchester/Liverpool area crew pub, QE2, 19782 commentsJanice Naylor
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QE2 Crew - 1978906 viewsPhotos taken at Manchester/Liverpool area crew pub, QE2, 19781 commentsJanice Naylor
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876 viewsposing outside the britannia restaurant before dinner peter ward
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865 viewsEastbound western ocean 75..my early day'speter ward
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863 viewsthe 'famous ' youth club darts team ...winning our only trophy circa 79
Back row left to right:  Peter Ward, Dave Beale, Chris Buikus, Danny Thorne
Front row: Keith Owen, Mickey Ritchie and Paul Xerri 
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QE2 Crew - 1978856 viewsPhotos taken at Manchester/Liverpool area crew pub, QE2, 19781 commentsJanice Naylor
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QE2 Crew - 1978842 viewsPhotos taken at Manchester/Liverpool area crew pub, QE2, 1978Janice Naylor
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827 viewsMiddle of the restaurant ,just off the captains table ...can't believe they let us wear our hair that long ..looks dead scruffy !!peter ward
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823 viewsmore pics uploaded to see if anyone recognises themselves :-)2 comments
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822 viewsJoe Yexley in an arm wrestle. Val Vidal in the back. Tim ???, KP on leftDave Lowing
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805 views1 commentsriskygizmo
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More pics of my dad & photograhy crew778 views
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Princess Grill Staff 1994762 views
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Nick Bates First Officer750 viewsPicture posted by Rod Fair.1 commentsIsabelle Prondzynski
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742 viewsSea Venture (Later Pacific Princess) during transfer of passengers from QE2 April 1974Dave Lowing
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741 viewsMyself and john grier,on embarkation duties about 1979..peter ward
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Three Amigos736 viewsLeft to right Robert Knowles Christine Snelson and Alan Snelson. Don't know what we were doing?Alan Snelson
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My dad and some of the Photography crew in the mid 1970s.731 viewsMy dad and some of the Photography crew in the mid 1970s.2 comments
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Photo gallery719 viewsThe photo gallery Upper deck port side between Casino and double roomAlan Snelson
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707 viewsMyself and john grier, embarkation duties NY ...79peter ward
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700 viewsCaptian morgans castle ,Curacao...76...surrounded by an oil refinery!!4 commentspeter ward
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Cabin698 viewsMy first cabin 5014Alan Snelson
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686 viewsMe not long after I joined QE2 as Commis Waiter 1973. Not my chair!Dave Lowing
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685 viewsDave Lowing
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678 viewsSri Lanka, first World Cruise 1975Dave Lowing
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657 viewsMyself and colin ward (no relation) with chris buikus sticking his head thru...Mazatlan mexico circa 80peter ward
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653 viewsSea Venture heading past QE2 after passenger transfer April 1974Dave Lowing
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Les Sans Nom651 viewsGeoff Menzer : This was taken in Bermuda on Franconia Summer 1971. I'm on RHS with silly little beard. We bought our guitars in 1970 in Manny's W 48th ST NY.Isabelle Prondzynski
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640 viewsDave Lowing
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639 viewsBoiler tubes flown out from britain to Bermuda to retube boilersDave Lowing
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Funnel deck , Istanbul636 viewspeter ward
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628 viewsTwo Moran tugs having a tough timeDave Lowing
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623 viewsOn the funnel deck Istanbul circa 78peter ward
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621 viewsTwo Moran tugs bringing QE2 in to Bermuda channel bouys are marked on photo by X. Think we anchored by St. GeorgesDave Lowing
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620 viewsHal Crook calling the bridge to find out depth of water below keelDave Lowing
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614 viewsTwo Moran tugs towing QE2 to Bermuda at 4 knotsDave Lowing
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New York - Summer 1972591 viewsThis is a photo of QE2 in port New York during the summer of 1972. It captures all the old fashioned goodness of the legacy trans-Atlantic service enjoyed in the Golden Age by her predecessors, Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth.
Bob C.
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The Wardroom Party572 viewsIn the company of friends..the good old days.23 commentscunardqueen
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566 viewsLeft hand turn please!Dave Lowing
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QE2 Crew 1993565 views
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QE2 bridge prepares for sailaway Quebec 2003555 viewsQE2 last transatlantic season 2003Lynda Bradford
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Bell Boy duties.549 viewsI loved my time on board. When i first joined I used to earn something like £6.00 a week wages, a poultry amount even in those days. However i soon cottoned on to the fact that you could supplement your wages big time by being attentive about your duties, being nice to people, charming and flattering them and doing all things with a smile. I soon got used to making about $85.00 average a week in tips. I had nothing better to do than enjoy my work.David Risley
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QE2's Bridge Wing from the Air545 viewsThis photo was taken from a Royal Navy helicopter as part of the Fleet review dress rehearsal.2 commentsBob C.
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Baked Alaska, Coronia 2008527 views
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QE2 Engineering Dept490 viewsThe crew of the Engineering Dept just prior to the last ever steam crossing of the North Atlantic.4 commentsBeardy Rich
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The QE2 at John Browns477 viewsI'm not sure where this picture came from, it was in my grandfather's papers.

On the back it says that it shows Engineer's Mate George Lawler, one of "four burley cranemen" who have taken on overtime at John Browns at night scaring birds away from the QE2 in the fitting out basin below, earning themselves an extra 30 shillings a night!!!
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Lynda 1 - QE2 Bridge control panel456 viewsLynda Bradford
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QE2 Princess Grill One Deck Cabin 442 viewsPrincess Grill 2004 showing the beautiful decor1 commentsLynda Bradford
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Ropes to the Ready: QE2 on slipway September 1967434 viewsQE2 on slipway prior to launch 1967Lynda Bradford
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Underway Southampton 1977428 viewsGetting underway from Southampton with SS Australis (ex-SS America) in the background. This outbound passage down the Solent also served as the dress rehearsal for the Queen's review of the Fleet as part of her Silver Jubilee.Bob C.
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A Moonlight Serenade - 1974417 viewsBob C.
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Embarkation for 1985 World Cruise - New York404 viewsMe and 2 from the Golden Door, Judy and Carroll
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387 viewsOfficers galley 1980neil parrott
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QE2 September 1967382 viewsQE2 in John Brown's Shipyard prior to launch 1967Lynda Bradford
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TOW 372 viewsCasino birthday celebrations
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Cunarder Man 3: QE2 Suite370 views1 commentsCunarder Man
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Photog working Dinner365 viewsMe in the foregroundTony
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Nighttime is Showtime in the QE2's Double Room - 1974364 viewsBob C.
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1978 hurricane361 viewsAlan Snelson
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1978 hurricane358 viewsAlan Snelson
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1978 hurricane357 viewsAlan Snelson
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Isabelle 2 : QE2 flambé peach and ice cream 2008355 views... in the Britannia Grill.Isabelle Prondzynski
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My Dad & The Boat355 viewsMy dad taking time out for a smoke as he looks over the basin towards the ship on the slipway.2 commentsAlan Hughes
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The PG2 Bar354 viewsAnother shot i used to like those chairs
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Members of the Forum have "Bought the QE2"353 viewsAfter all the donations have been counted--we have all "Bought the QE2"--and here is a picture of it.!!
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Casino - 1983349 viewsMyself, debbie, babs, jill and sheree.. casino bar after work1 comments
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Gangway on Sun Deck access to the Suites, note the wonderful fixtures on the walls347 viewsrhofstetter
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Hustle, Bustle, Excitement and Anticipation345 viewsThis is a photo of QE2 in port New York during the summer of 1972. It captures all the old fashioned goodness of the legacy trans-Atlantic service enjoyed in the Golden Age by her predecessors, Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth.Bob C.
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Power House344 viewsMain Control Room in steam days.1 commentsFairfield
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An Evening Jitterbug with John and Betty Wesley - 1974343 viewsBob C.
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Underway from Ocean Terminal 1977339 viewsGetting underway from Southampton. This journey down the Solent also served as the dress rehearsal for the Queen's review of the Fleet as part of her Silver Jubilee.Bob C.
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QE2 September 1967338 viewsLynda Bradford
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Southampton Emarkation Day338 viewsGetting Ready For WorkTony
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QE2 - 1978 - Cabin 3188337 viewsVoyage 265 - Cabin 3188Janice Naylor
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New York here we come337 viewscunardqueen
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1978 Deck Plans 1-7336 views1 commentsDavid Burdett
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Public Room Staff 1987330 views
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326 viewsMe ,Pierre, and Rod Stewart3 commentsneil parrott
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Greenock Celebrates QE2's 40th Anniversary 2007325 viewsLynda Bradford
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Big day coming322 viewsNearly ready for her Royal Launch.Fairfield
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statue of liberty anniversary celebrations 322 viewsphiliw
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QE2 September 1967321 viewsLynda Bradford
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Chartroom promenade at night320 viewsImagine the soft chords of the harp being played in the Chartroom and the conversations going on here and there, and later, the crew coming along with their vacuum cleaners...Isabelle Prondzynski
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Final Farewell in St. John's, New Brunswick320 viewsPia
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QE2 on slipway prior to launch September 1967317 viewsLynda Bradford
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Columbia Restaurant Staff 1994315 views
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312 viewsCunarder Man
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Louis 2 - Queens Room 1982309 views
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Sweeping Beauty!307 viewsChris Frame
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302 viewsCunarder Man
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QE2 from QM2 in Dubai.300 viewsThe magnificent QE2 as seen from her former fleetmate, QM2, in Dubai. 2009.1 commentsChris Frame
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QE2 September 1967300 viewsLynda Bradford
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QE2 - 1978300 viewsCaptain's message re labor issue on Scandinavian Cruise - 19781 commentsJanice Naylor
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Found her..........298 viewsCunarder Man
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Qe2, September 1995, inspection of damage after hurricane Luis298 viewsrhofstetter
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The reign starts !297 viewsfrazscot
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296 viewsRob Lightbody
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Dry Docking288 viewsQE2 in Dubai Dry Dock, July/August 2009Rob Lightbody
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Joint Second - Louis 1 - Quarter Deck Pool288 views
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QE2 Dubai Captain Bill Cooper and her 45th birthday cake on the bridge, Sep 20th 2012287 viewsRob Lightbody
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