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Queens and I [by] Commodore Geoffrey Marr

Geoffrey Marr

Queens and I [by] Commodore Geoffrey Marr

the autobiography of the captain of the Queen Mary and the last captain of the Queen Elizabeth.

by Geoffrey Marr

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Published by A. Coles in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marr, Geoffrey, -- 1908-

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsV65 M27 A3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224p.
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18894695M

    Andrew Marr, a bestselling author and award-winning journalist, hosts The Andrew Marr Show on BBC. His best-known book, A History of Modern Britain, was accompanied by a BBC television series that won one of British television's most prestigious prizes. He and his wife live in London with their three children/5(57).   Imperator to this day holds the record for being the largest ship in the world for the longest period of time. For nine long years no other craft in the world would knock this ship off the top of the hill. the book "The Queens and I" by her last master, Commodore Geoffrey Marr, gives an extremely interesting look into the final voyage from.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(3). References: Captain Robert Harry Arnott, Captain of the Queen: The autobiography of the most famous sea captain of them all. (London: Quadrant Books, ), Commodore Geoffrey Marr, The Queens and I: The Autobiography of the Captain of the Queen Mary and the Last Captain of the Queen Elizabeth (London: Adlard Coles Limited, ),   From The Queens and I.

p Commodore Captain Geoffrey Marr writes: "Then as we were making our way down-Channel at about hrs that evening, the Carmania, returning home from a Mediterranian cruise, came close alongside and saluted us.

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The following mostly from Chief Officer Geoffrey Marr' book. (I sailed with him twice when he was Commodore in the QUEEN ELIZABETH in ) "The vessel made a rough cross-Channel passage. I was on the bridge with Captain Grattidge and the Cherbourg pilot who had boarded in Southmpton.

Discussing the forecast for after I got the feeling. Docking a ship - any ship - requires tremendous skill, ability and resolve. Even more so when the weather is bleakly uncooperative.

But master seamanship is what wins the day, as Captain Bob Arnott (later of the Queen Elizabeth 2) witnessed firsthand aboard the RMS Carinthia inunder the command of the future Commodore Geoffrey Marr. The story is told in his book, ‘The Queens and I’, which also describes his career as Commodore of the Cunard Line.

Her Majesty the Queen Mother crossed the Atlantic with him in the ‘Queen Mary’ in and on another occasion he had the honour of entertaining her to lunch as Captain of the ‘Queen.

In command of the skeleton crew of just was the late Commodore Geoffrey Marr and as Queen Elizabeth rounded a buoy off Calshot, spectators on Cowes shoreline sounded car : Ian Crump. This book contains much interesting information provided by the Queen Elizabeth's former passengers and crew, as well as exclusive insights into the ship's navigation and running as told by her last British Captain, Commodore Geoffrey Marr, taken from a series of nearly letters exchanged between himself and the founder of the RMS Queen Released on: J   Death of a Queen.

Posted by Sally Baxter Reproduced from ‘Hacker’s Hong Kong,’ one of his many excellent books and my personal favourite. Soon came the questions, registered first by her last British skipper the retired commodore Geoffrey Marr. Death of a Queen: The night the Queen Elizabeth burned in Hong Kong harbour Aug Maria Spackman The Spackman Files 2 On Sunday, 9 January the Queen Elizabeth, one of the greatest ocean liners of her age, caught fire in Hong Kong harbour and there was only one foreign journalist covering the story – my mum.

(); talking head: Commodore Geoffrey Marr, last Captain of QEI, talks about the ship, John Brown's in background (); archive footage: gvs industry and construction in John Brown's Shipyard, including slip No.

4, the launch place of the Queen Elizabeth; rivetting (); Launch of the liner (); Mixed photographic stills and archive. Commodore John W. Caunce Octo Commodore Donald M.

MacLean J Captain James Crosbie Dawson Ma Captain Sidney A. Jones Commodore Frederick G. Watts August 9, Captain Eric A. Divers J Commodore Geoffrey T.

Marr May 7, Captain John Treasure Jones September 8. In command of the skeleton crew of just was the late Commodore Geoffrey Marr and as Queen Elizabeth rounded a buoy off Calshot, spectators on Cowes shoreline sounded car horns.

All the time Queen Elizabeth, with her fore funnel belching black smoke,gave acknowledging blasts on her : Ian Crump. A Million Ocean Miles by Sir Edgar Brittan (The Queen Mary’s first captain and commodore of the line) In Great Waters by McNeil (Captain of the first Mauretania in the late ’s.

He was in command when she tried to regain the Blue Ribband from the Bremen.) The Queens and I by Geoffrey Marr (Last captain of the Queen Elizabeth.Buy The Diamond Queen: Elizabeth II and Her People Reprints by Marr, Andrew (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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