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Submarine histories. Royal Navy C class submarines. Submarine website dedicated to the history of the C Class submarines from their launch to their participation in major wars also notice board for naval enthusiasts & families of ex-crew of C Class submarines.

These submarines designed for Coastal duties was the first major production (38 submarines in all) for the Royal Navy, These submarines were considered for harbour defence and a alternative to minefields. This was the idea of Admiral Fisher.  This design was slightly larger than the B class. and a major difference was it had two periscopes one for a continues look out and one for the commanding officer.

Displacement: 288 tons surfaced and 318 tons submerged.   Speed: 13 knots on the surface and 7.5 knots submerged.  Range: 1000 nautical miles on the surface at 8.75 knots.   Powered by a Vickers Petrol engine giving 600hp on surface and 300 Hp submerged.   Compliment: 16   Armament: two 18-inch Torpedo Tubes and carried four torpedoes. 

C 1 10th July 1906 Converted in 1918 during Zeebrugge Raid. Scrapped in October 1920.
C 2 10th July 1906 Scrapped in October 1920.
C 3 3rd October 1906 Attached to the 6th Flotilla during the Zeebrugge Raid. Scrapped in 23rd April 1918.
C 4 18th October 1906 Scrapped in April 1922.
C 5 20th August 1906 Scrapped in October 1919.
C 6 20th August 1906 Scrapped in November 1919.
C 7 15th February 1907 Scrapped in December 1919.
C 8 15th February 1907 Scrapped in October 1920.
C 9 3rd April 1907 Scrapped in July 1922.
C 10 15th April 1907 Scrapped in July 1922.
C 11 27th May 1907 Sunk on 14th December 1909 after collision with SS Eddystone. All but 3 crew perished.
C 12 9th September 1907 Scrapped in February 1920.
C 13 9th November 1907 Scrapped in February 1920.
C 14 7th December 1907 Collided with Hopper and sank in December 1913. Repaired but scrapped December 1921.
C15 21st January 1908 She was scrapped in February 1922.
C 16 19th March 1908 Scrapped in August 1922.
C 17 13th August 1908 Sunk in collision with HMS Lurcher in May 1917. Repaired but scrapped in November 1919.
C 18 10th October 1908 Scrapped in May 1921.
C 19 20th March 1909 Scrapped in February 1920.
C 20 27th November 1909 Scrapped in May 1921.
C 21 26th September 1908 Scrapped in December 1921.
C 22 10th October 1908 Scrapped in February 1920.
C 23 26th November 1908 Scrapped in December 1921.
C 24 26th November 1908 Scrapped in May 1921.
C 25 10th March 1909 Scrapped in December 1921.
C 26 20th March 1909 Scuttled 4th April 1918.
C 27 22nd April 1909 Scuttled 4th April 1918.
C 28 22nd April 1909 Scrapped in August 1921.
C 29 19th June 1909 Mined on 29th August 1915.
C 30 19th July 1909 Scrapped in August 1921.
C 31 2nd September 1909 Lost, cause unknown on 4th January 1915.
C 32 29th September 1909 Stranded 24th October 1917 in Gulf of Riga.
C 33 10th May 1910 Lost, cause unknown on 4th August 1915.
C 34 8th June 1910 Torpedoed on 21st July 1917 by U52 off the Shetlands.
C 35 2nd November 1909 Scuttled 4th April 1918.
C 36 30th November 1909 Scrapped in June 1919.
C 37 1st January 1910 Scrapped in June 1919.
C 38 10th February 1910 Scrapped in June 1919.
 

HM Submarines c.1912

Submarines are B4 (24), B5 (25), C14 (44), C17 (47), C18 (48), C31 (61), C32 (62), C33 (63), C35 (65).

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C 1

Royal Navy submarine C1 at Zeebrugge in 1918. 

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C1 was converted in 1918 to destroy the viaduct during the Zeebrugge Raid bit was kept in reserve.

C 2

C2.Contributed by Andrew McCormack by email

C2 and C3, 1908.

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 C3  

C3 was attached to 3rd Flotilla for the Zeebrugge Raid of 23 April 1918. she was loaded with explosives to blow up the Viaduct connecting the Mole to the Shore.

Some known crew of C 3 :  Allan Roxburgh, N G Cleaver, W Horner, H C Bendall.

C 3.

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C3, 1917.

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Submarine C3 at Harwich, 1909.Contributed by email by John Peters.

Crew stand on C3 at Harwich, 1909. Contributed by email by John Peters

Submarine C3 readying to leave Harwich, 1909. Contributed by email by John Peters.

C 4

C4, 1907.

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Royal Navy submarine C4

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Submarine C4 at Harwich. 1909.Contributed by email by john Peters.

Submarine C4 with another C Class sub at harwich, 1909. Contributed by email by John Peters

C 5

C5.Contributed by John Goodman

C1, C4 and C5, 1908.

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C 6

Submarine C6 on the surface off the coast of England, 1909.Contributed by email John Peters.

C 8

C8 c.1910 

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C 10

C10 

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Sub C10, circa 1915.

C 11

C11 shown before the collision with SS Eddystone  which sank her near Cromer, 14th December 1909 . 

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C 12

C12.

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C 14

C14 

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C 15

C 15 

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C 16

C 16.

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C 17

C17, 1917.

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C17 pictured c.1910 1 year after her collision with C16

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C 18

C18, 1917.

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C18 pictured c.1910.

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C 22

C22 pictured c.1910 

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C 23

C 23.

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C 25

C25, 1917.

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C25 pictured c.1910 

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C 26

C26 pictured c.1910.

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C 28

C28, 1917.

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C 29

Royal Navy submarine C29. 

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 The crew of Royal Navy submarine C29.   

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The stern view of Royal Navy submarine C29.  

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A bow view from Royal Navy submarine C29. 

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A crewman from C29 sending newspapers to the lightship Spurn.  

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C 31

C31 pictured c.1910 

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C 32

C31 and C32, 1910.

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C 34

C34 pictured c.1910 

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C 35

C35 pictured c.1910 

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C 36

C36 pictured c.1911 off Hong Kong 

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C 38

C38 pictured c.1910 

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C Class Submarines from left to right C5, C6, C2, C7 and C9 beside depot ship at Harwich c.1910.Contributed by email by John Peters

C Class Submarines from left to right C1, C4, C3 and C8. beside depot ship at Harwich c.1910. Contributed by email by John Peters.

 

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 The success of the attack on the Möhne dam on the night of 16th/17th May 1943 meant that the remaining three 617 Sqn Lancasters of the First Wave could turn their attention to the Eder, some twelve minutes flying time away.  Wing Commander Guy Gibson first called in Flight Lieutenant D J Shannon, flying AJ-L (ED929G) to make the initial run, but he had great difficulty achieving the correct height and approach, so Gibson now ordered Squadron Leader H E Maudslay in AJ-Z (ED937G) to make his run.  Again, the aircraft struggled to find the correct height and direction, so Shannon was again brought in, AJ-L finally releasing its <i>Upkeep</i> on the third attempt. The bomb bounced twice before exploding with no visible effect on the dam. Now Maudslay made another attempt, but released his bomb too late.  The mine bounced off of the dam wall and exploded in mid air right behind AJ-Z, the Lancaster limping away, damaged, from the scene, only to be shot down on the way home with the loss of all crew.  Finally, Pilot Officer Les Knight was called in for one final attempt. AJ-N (ED912G) released its <i>Upkeep</i>  perfectly, the mine bouncing three times before striking the dam slightly to the south.  In the ensuing explosion, the dam was seen to shake visibly before the masonry began to crumble and a massive breach appeared.  With the Möhne and Eder dams both destroyed and the Sorpe demonstrated to be equally vulnerable, <i>Operation Chastise</i> had been a remarkable success and will stand forever as one of the most heroic and audacious attacks in the history of aerial warfare.

The Eder Breaks by Ivan Berryman. (Y)
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 Supermarine Spitfire Mk.1As of No.610 (County of Chester) Sqn RAAF, intercept incoming Heinkel 111H-16s of the 9th Staffel, Kampfgeschwader 53 Legion Condor during the big daylight raids on London of August and September 1940 – the climax of the Battle of Britain. Spitfire N3029 (DW-K) was shot down by a Bf109 on the 5th of September 1940 and crash-landed near Gravesend, Kent, thankfully without injury to Sgt Willcocks, the pilot. For the record, N3029 was rebuilt and, following some brief flying in the UK, was sent overseas by convoy to the Middle East. Ironically, the ship carrying this aircraft was torpedoed en route and both ship and all its cargo were lost.

Close Encounter by Ivan Berryman. (F)
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The B-17 Flying Fortress 'Memphis Belle' returns from one of her 25 mission over France and Germany.  Memphis Belle, a  B-17F-10-BO, USAAF Serial No.41-24485, was supplied to the USAAF on July 15th 1942, and delivered to the 91st Bomb Group in September 1942  at Dow Field, Bangor, Maine.  Memphis Belle deployed to Scotland at Prestwick on September 30th 1942 and went to RAF Kimbolton on October 1st, and then to her permanent base at Bassingbourn on October 14th.1942.  Memphis Belle was the first United States Army Air Force heavy bomber to complete 25 combat missions with her crew intact.  The aircraft and crew then returned to the United States to promote and sell war bonds.  The Memphis Belle B-17 is undergoing extensive restoration at the National Museum of the United States Air Force at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio.

Coming Home by Tim Fisher (AP)
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 Depicting the No.19 Sqn Spitfire Mk.IIA of Flt Lt Walter Lawson attacking a a Bf.109 E-4 of JG.3 in the Summer of 1940. The final tally of Lawson before he was listed as missing in August 1941 was 6 confirmed, 1 shared, 3 probables and 1 damaged.  The Bf.109 shown here was flown by Oberleutnant Franz von Werra. He survived this encounter, but was shot down over Kent in September 1940.

Flt Lt Walter Lawson by Ivan Berryman. (GS)
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 Bill Townsends Lancaster O for Orange, returns safely on the morning of 17th May 1943 after the success of the daring raids on the dams of the Ruhr Valley.

O Safe Home by Ivan Berryman.
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 It is August 1944, barely two months since the Allies landed their first troops on the beaches of Normandy. After the failed Operation Lüttich (codename given to a German counterattack during the Battle of Normandy, which took place around the American positions near Mortain from 7 August to 13 August, 1944 ) The German Panzer Divisions were in full retreat, The British and American Generals believed it to be critical to halt them before they cauld regroup. Caught in the Gap at Falaise, the battle was to be decisive. Flying throughout a continuous onslaught, rocket-firing Typhoons kept up their attacks on the trapped armoured divisions from dawn to dusk. The effect was devastating: at the end of the ten day battle the 100,000 strong German force was decimated. The battle of the Falaise Pocket marked the closing phase of the Battle of Normandy with a decisive German defeat. It is believed that between 80,000 to 100,000 German troops were caught in the encirclement of which 10,000 to 15,000 were killed, 45,000 to 50,000 taken prisoner, and around 20,000 escaped . Shown here are German Tiger I tanks under continues attack by Royal Aoir Force Typhoons.

Taming the Tiger by Geoff Lea. (Y)
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 Boeing Chinook of No.7 Squadron (detachment) from RAF Aldergrove, flying on supply duty in the west of the province.

Chinook over the Sperrins by David Pentland. (AP)
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Signed by Wallace McIntosh, an ex Lanc. rear gunner. Wallace has the distinction of holding the record for Bomber Command kills from the rear turret of Avro Lancaster EM-M LL973 standing at 8 confirmed kills.
Sunset Saviours by Robin Smith.
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B114AP. HMS Carmania sinking the German armed liner SS Cap Trafalgar off Ilha da Trindade, South Atlantic. 14th September 1914.  By Ivan Berryman.
HMS Carmania sinking the German armed liner SS Cap Trafalgar off Ilha da Trindade, South Atlantic. 14th September 1914. By Ivan Berryman. (AP)
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The USS Colorado holds the all time record of 37 consecutive days of firing at an enemy and the record of 24 direct enemy air attacks in 62 days both while at Okinawa.

USS Colorado Okinawa by Anthony Saunders. 
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 The heavy cruiser HMS Dorsetshire is brought up to sink the blazing wreck of the Bismarck with torpedoes at around 10:30 hours on the morning of May 27th 1941.  The once proud German ship had been ruthlessly pounded into a twisted and burning wreck by the British battleships Rodney and King George V.  HMS Dorsetshire and HMS Maori combed the area of the sinking for survivors, between them picking up a total of 110 out of an original complement of 2,300.

HMS Dorsetshire (The End of the Bismarck) by Ivan Berryman. (P)
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 HMS Tiger is shown under full steam.

Battle of the Dogger Bank 1915 by Randall Wilson.
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HMS Glowworm, burning severely after receiving hits from the mighty Admiral Hipper, is depicted turning to begin her heroic sacrifice off the Norwegian coast on 8th April 1940. Hugely out-gunned and already crippled, Glowworms captain, Lieutenant-Commander Roope rammed his destroyer into the side of the Admiral Hipper, inflicting a 40 metre rip in its armour belt before drifting away and exploding. 38 British sailors were rescued from the sea and Roope was awarded a posthumous VC for his bravery, the first earned by the Royal Navy in WWII.

The Attack on the Admiral Hipper by HMS Glowworm by Ivan Berryman (AP)
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 USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63) refuels an Adams class Destroyer during a dusk operation off the Vietnam coast as a pair of E8 Crusaders are readied for launch on the forward catapults.

USS Kitty Hawk by Ivan Berryman. (Y)
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 Completed in 1916, the Resolution was one of the finest capital ships in the Royal Navy, serving in many theatres with her sister ships, Royal Sovereign, Royal Oak, Ramillies and Revenge, she is shown here in 1936.

HMS Resolution by Ivan Berryman. (Y)
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 Blackbeard the Terrible, otherwise known as Edward Teach, Thatch or Drummond. Circa 1718.

Damnation Seize My Soul by Chris Collingwood. (YB)
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 Themistocles had chosen the narrow waters at the entrance to the bay well. The Persians could not bring their larger fleet to bear on the smaller Greek fleet and due to the design and manoeuverability of the Greek Triremes, the Greek fleet sailed down the right channel next to Salamis and turned to ram the Persian fleet as it entered the bay. The Persian captains tried frantically to turn their ships but their oars became entangled and the turning manoeuvre caused the ships to run into each other. The Greek Triremes were able to ram the leading Persian ships, disengage and ram again. This was a great victory for Themistocles who lost only 70 ships from his fleet of 380 Triremes, compared to the loss of over 600 ships from the Persian fleet of over 1,000.

Battle of Salamis, 23rd September 480BC by Wilhelm von Kaulbach. (Y)
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In August 1808 the 2nd battalion of the 95th Rifles were part of the expedition commanded by Sir Arthur Wellesley to Portugal and covered the landings at Mondego Bay.  On 15th August during a skirmish at Obidos, they had the distinction of firing the first shots of the Peninsular War against the French.  The Rifles were trained to think quickly and by themselves in dangerous situations, they were also taught to work and fight together in pairs while firing harassing and well aimed shots at the enemy.  The Baker rifle which the 95th used was an accurate weapon for its day, with reported kills being taken up to 270 metres away.  During the Peninsular War, Rifleman Thomas Plunkett of the 1st Battalion, 95th Rifles, shot the French General Auguste-Marie-Francois Colbert at a range that may have been even greater.  Rifleman Thomas Plunkett then shot a second French officer who rode to the general's aid.

Tribute to the 95th Rifles by Chris Collingwood. (Y)
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9th (Irish) Field Battery firing on the Run-in-shoot to Queen Beach. They were the first rounds fired at the Normandy Coast, D-Day 6th June, 1944. Queen Beach, one of the 4 sectors of Sword Beach, where most of the landings of D-Day were carried out. The Queen Beach sector which extended for 1.5km between Lion-sur-Mer and the western edge of Ouistretham. The attack was thus concentrated on a narrow one-brigade front. For once the DD tanks and other armour came in exactly on time and ahead of the infantry. The 8th brigade, with the 1st Battalion of the South Lancashire Regiment on the right and the 2nd East Yorkshire on the left.

Operation Overlord by David Rowlands (B)
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Leading 30th Corps assault across the Seine at Vernon, 43rd Wessex Division gained an initial foothold on the east bank.  Heroic efforts however by the Royal Engineers of 71st, 72nd and 73rd Field Companies, succeeded in constructing a Class 9 Bailey bridge (David, shown left) and a Second Class 40 bridge (Goliath, shown right)  Despite constant enemy fire this amazing feat was achieved in only 2 days, and allowed 15/19th Hussars Cromwells and 4.7th Dragoons Guards Shermans to cross just in time to repulse a serious German counter attack by Tiger IIs of SS Panzer Abteilung 101.

David and Goliath, Vernon, France, 27th August 1944 by David Pentland. (GL)
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 On the 6th November 1792 Dumouriez defeated the Austrians under the Duke of Saxe Teshen and Clerfayt at Jemappes, near Mons. This led to the French Occupation of Belgium.
The Battle of Jemappes by Horace Vernet (Y)
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Marshall Saxe the French Marshall in charge of the French army during the War of Austrian Succession which included the Battles of Fontenoy and Dettingen.
Marshall Saxe and His Troops by Jean Louis Ernest Meissonier.
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Napoleons Peril at Brienne Le Chateau by Robert Hillingford.
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 Troops of the 1st Hampshires assaulting Gold Beach during the Normandy Landings. Gold beach was one of the British beaches on D-Day. Gold beach was the western most beach of the British beaches, on D-Day. Gold beach was between two twenty metre high cliffs where German fortifications had been built. The beach had been protected by concrete casemates which took some time to break through. This happened with support form British tanks in the afternoon of D-day 6th June. The British tanks and reinforcements moved off the beaches towards Saint-Come-de-Fresene and Arromanches which were both liberated by 9pm.

D-Day Gold Beach, 6th June 1944 by Simon Smith. (AP)
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Florida Pearl is an Irish-bred race horse, who raced in the late 1990s and early 2000s. Florida Pearl was owned by Mrs Violet O'Leary and trained by top Irish trainer Willie Mullins.  The 2001/02 season proved to be successful for Florida Pearl, winning the John Durkan Memorial Chase.  Florida Pearl then returned to Kempton to win the King George VI Chase beating Best Mate in December.  He returned back to England for his next start in the Grade 2 Martell Cup Chase where he cruised to an 11 length victory over Cyfor Malta.  The painting shows Florida Pearl over the one of the nineteen fences to win the Martell Cup at Aintree in 2002, with Jockey  Barry Geraghty.

Florida Pearl by Stephen Smith.
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SFA19.  Laytown Beach by Chris Howells.
Laytown Beach by Chris Howells.
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 TWR Jaguar XJR 9LM - Winner of the 1988 Le Mans.  The car in this image is shown at maximum speed on the Mulsanne Straight (240mph)  Drivers: Jan Lammers, Johnny Dumfries and Andy Wallace.  This was the first win for Jaguar since 1957.  Previous victories at Le Mans were in 1951 and 1953 with C types and in 1955, 1956 and 1957 with D types.  Jaguar also won Le Mans in 1990 with the XJR 12LM.
Top Cat by Graham Bosworth.
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SPC5003. Rory Underwood by Rodger Towers.

Rory Underwood by Rodger Towers.
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 Martin strikes again with this portrait of Nigel Mansell OBE walking, perhaps to the pits, or away from the race track, characteristiclly with his hand to his forehead.  Maybe hes planning his strategy for the day or is just plain frustrated.
A Hard Day at the Office by Martin Smith.
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 Depicting Englands emphatic 1995 grand slam victory.

1995 Grand Slam by Scott Bridges. (Y)
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 The legendary Welsh rugby union captain Gareth Edwards is brought to life in the triple portrait. Gareth Edwards is revered in Wales and considered one of the finest players ever. in part of the montage he is shown going over for a try against England.
Gareth Edwards by Darren Baker. (AP)
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Bollocks by Chris Howells.
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