News & Events

2020 Annual General Meeting

The next Annual General Meeting of the Society will take place in Kiel, Germany, on the 16th May 2020. More …

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Warships no 194

In this 44 page issue, Derek Waller continues his exploration of the archives recording the Allied discussions regarding disposal of …

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41st WSS Annual Naval Meeting – 1st June 2019

To be held in the Bristol Commonwealth Society, 14 Whiteladies Road, Clifton, Bristol BS8 1PD from 10.30 – 17.00 PROGRAMME …

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Isle of Mann branch closure

The branch had its final meeting in April 2019. This was presented by our long standing and excellent friend, Jim …

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WARSHIPS No. 193

In this 44 page issue, Tom Adams has found new information on the origins of the Royal Fleet Auxiliary and …

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South East Socials 2019

We are pleased to announce that once again there will be two events in Gravesend in 2019. These are open …

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Call the Midwife filming at Chatham

The Society’s Archive and Library at Chatham Historic Dockyard was closed from Friday 17th to Tuesday 21st August 2018 to …

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WSS South East Social/Leslie Sargeant Quiz

WSS South East Social/Leslie Sargeant Quiz, which will take place on 29th September. This year the event will be held at …

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WORLD SHIP SOCIETY STUDENT TRAVEL BURSARIES: a report by Dr Richard Osborne

The World Ship Society exists to arouse, stimulate and maintain interest in ships, shipping and related matters amongst the general …

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WSS TWITTER ACCOUNT

WSS TWITTER ACCOUNT For some months the World Ship Society has operated a Twitter account and the time has now …

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FRED.OLSEN CRUISE LINES – DISCOUNTS FOR WSS MEMBERS

Award-winning Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines have teamed up with the World Ship Society to give you a very tempting 10% …

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“MARINE NEWS” SHIP INDEX 2017 (Volume 71)

The 2017 Index can be obtained from Brian Franklin 1 Sherwood Drive, Harrogate, North Yorkshire. HG2 7HE, UK E-mail brian.franklin532@gmail.com …

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