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The Wrecks of Scapa Flow, Michael Harrison, Lambley HS

24.09.2018, 7:30 pm

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On Monday 24th September 2018 at 7:30pm in Lowdham WI Hall  Michael Harrison will tell the story Of Ernest Cox, the only private individual in recorded history who owned a navy.  ‘The navy’ in question lay on the bottom of Scapa Flow – this is the story of Cox’s efforts to raise the ships and dispose of them for scrap.  Self-educated and with no knowledge of salvage Cox triumphed where others had feared to go.

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Date:
24.09.2018
Time:
7:30 pm
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Organiser

Lambley Historical Society
Phone:
0115 9313646
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Venue

Lowdham Women’s Institute Hall
Main Street
Lowdham, Nottinghamshire NG14 7AB United Kingdom
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