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The propellor shaft of HMS Black Prince.

The propellor shaft of HMS Black Prince.
Propellor shaft of HMS Black Prince.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H2672
Description: Items such as a ship's propellers were manufactured within the shipyard. The 13,550 ton first-class armoured cruiser 'Black Prince' was launched at the Thames Ironworks on 8 November 1904. She was later sunk under fire from several German battleships at Jutland on 31 May 1916. None of the 790 crew survived.
Creator: Unknown
Date: 1904
Credit line: Newham Archives and Local Studies Library collection.
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