Tribute paid to the historic dockyard

In the age of fighting sail, Portsmouth dockyard was responsible for building well in excess of 200 warships. This was the launch of HMS Victoria in November 1859. Like her sister ship Marlborough, she was converted to steam power.

http://www.portsmouth.co.uk/heritage/tribute-to-greatest-naval-dockyard-in-the-world-and-its-workforce-1-7898030