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QE2 Crew 19971365 views
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QE2 Crew 19901329 views
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974 viewsEngineer Martin Harrison climbing aboard steam wagon Colombo, Sri LankaDave Lowing
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QE2 Crew - 1978912 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 - 1978855 viewsPhotos taken at Manchester/Liverpool area crew pub, QE2, 19781 commentsJanice Naylor
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QE2 Crew - 1978837 viewsPhotos taken at Manchester/Liverpool area crew pub, QE2, 1978Janice Naylor
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826 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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822 viewsJoe Yexley in an arm wrestle. Val Vidal in the back. Tim ???, KP on leftDave Lowing
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822 viewsmore pics uploaded to see if anyone recognises themselves :-)2 comments
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More pics of my dad & photograhy crew778 views
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Princess Grill Staff 1994755 views
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Nick Bates First Officer750 viewsPicture posted by Rod Fair.1 commentsIsabelle Prondzynski
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741 viewsMyself and john grier,on embarkation duties about 1979..peter ward
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740 viewsSea Venture (Later Pacific Princess) during transfer of passengers from QE2 April 1974Dave Lowing
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Three Amigos735 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.730 viewsMy dad and some of the Photography crew in the mid 1970s.2 comments
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Photo gallery716 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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Cabin697 viewsMy first cabin 5014Alan Snelson
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693 viewsCaptian morgans castle ,Curacao...76...surrounded by an oil refinery!!peter ward
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684 viewsMe not long after I joined QE2 as Commis Waiter 1973. Not my chair!Dave Lowing
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682 viewsDave Lowing
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678 viewsSri Lanka, first World Cruise 1975Dave Lowing
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655 viewsMyself and colin ward (no relation) with chris buikus sticking his head thru...Mazatlan mexico circa 80peter ward
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651 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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638 viewsBoiler tubes flown out from britain to Bermuda to retube boilersDave Lowing
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638 viewsDave 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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621 viewsOn the funnel deck Istanbul circa 78peter ward
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620 viewsHal Crook calling the bridge to find out depth of water below keelDave Lowing
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619 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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612 viewsTwo Moran tugs towing QE2 to Bermuda at 4 knotsDave Lowing
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New York - Summer 1972589 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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566 viewsLeft hand turn please!Dave Lowing
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QE2 bridge prepares for sailaway Quebec 2003555 viewsQE2 last transatlantic season 2003Lynda Bradford
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QE2 Crew 1993550 views
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Bell Boy duties.547 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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The Wardroom Party544 viewsIn the company of friends..the good old days.2 commentscunardqueen
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QE2's Bridge Wing from the Air537 viewsThis photo was taken from a Royal Navy helicopter as part of the Fleet review dress rehearsal.1 commentsBob C.
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Baked Alaska, Coronia 2008527 views
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QE2 Engineering Dept487 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 Browns474 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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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 1967433 viewsQE2 on slipway prior to launch 1967Lynda Bradford
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Underway Southampton 1977427 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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Lynda 1 - QE2 Bridge control panel426 viewsLynda Bradford
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A Moonlight Serenade - 1974415 viewsBob C.
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Embarkation for 1985 World Cruise - New York397 viewsMe and 2 from the Golden Door, Judy and Carroll
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385 viewsOfficers galley 1980neil parrott
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QE2 September 1967381 viewsQE2 in John Brown's Shipyard prior to launch 1967Lynda Bradford
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Cunarder Man 3: QE2 Suite369 views1 commentsCunarder Man
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TOW 368 viewsCasino birthday celebrations
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Nighttime is Showtime in the QE2's Double Room - 1974363 viewsBob C.
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Photog working Dinner362 viewsMe in the foregroundTony
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1978 hurricane359 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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1978 hurricane355 viewsAlan Snelson
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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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1978 hurricane353 viewsAlan Snelson
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The PG2 Bar352 viewsAnother shot i used to like those chairs
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My Dad & The Boat351 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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Gangway on Sun Deck access to the Suites, note the wonderful fixtures on the walls346 viewsrhofstetter
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Power House344 viewsMain Control Room in steam days.1 commentsFairfield
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Hustle, Bustle, Excitement and Anticipation343 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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Casino - 1983342 viewsMyself, debbie, babs, jill and sheree.. casino bar after work1 comments
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An Evening Jitterbug with John and Betty Wesley - 1974342 viewsBob C.
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Southampton Emarkation Day338 viewsGetting Ready For WorkTony
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Underway from Ocean Terminal 1977338 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 1967337 viewsLynda Bradford
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New York here we come337 viewscunardqueen
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QE2 - 1978 - Cabin 3188325 viewsVoyage 265 - Cabin 3188Janice Naylor
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325 viewsMe ,Pierre, and Rod Stewart3 commentsneil parrott
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Greenock Celebrates QE2's 40th Anniversary 2007325 viewsLynda Bradford
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statue of liberty anniversary celebrations 322 viewsphiliw
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Big day coming321 viewsNearly ready for her Royal Launch.Fairfield
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QE2 September 1967320 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 1967316 viewsLynda Bradford
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312 viewsCunarder Man
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1978 Deck Plans 1-7312 views1 commentsDavid Burdett
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Columbia Restaurant Staff 1994311 views
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Public Room Staff 1987311 views
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Louis 2 - Queens Room 1982308 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.299 viewsThe magnificent QE2 as seen from her former fleetmate, QM2, in Dubai. 2009.1 commentsChris Frame
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QE2 September 1967299 viewsLynda Bradford
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Found her..........298 viewsCunarder Man
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QE2 - 1978297 viewsCaptain's message re labor issue on Scandinavian Cruise - 19781 commentsJanice Naylor
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The reign starts !296 viewsfrazscot
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295 viewsRob Lightbody
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Joint Second - Louis 1 - Quarter Deck Pool288 views
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Qe2, September 1995, inspection of damage after hurricane Luis288 viewsrhofstetter
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My favourite place on top af the MAN B&W Diesels286 viewsRobertQM2
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QE2 Dubai Captain Bill Cooper and her 45th birthday cake on the bridge, Sep 20th 2012286 viewsRob Lightbody
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