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1844 - Crimean War Fleet Review

10th March. (The Crimean War). 21 Sail of the Line were review by HM Queen Victoria.

At one o’clock the Queen was observed coming from Osborne House in the “Fairy” and the whole fleet fired a Royal Salute. The Queen meet the Captains on board the Royal Yacht. Later the signal was given and the whole fleet weighed anchor for the Baltic, The Queen in the “Fairy” accompanied the fleet to the Nab Light from were she bid them God-speed.