42 relations: A. & J. Inglis, Barclay Curle, Bartram & Sons, Belfast, Caird & Company, Charles Connell and Company, Cowes, Destroyer, Discovery Museum, Glasgow, Govan, Greenock, Harland and Wolff, Howdon, J. Samuel White, John Readhead & Sons, Length overall, Middlesbrough, Napier and Miller, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland Shipbuilding Company, Old Kilpatrick, Port Glasgow, Q-ship, QF 2-pounder naval gun, Royal Indian Navy, Royal Navy, Russell & Company, Scotstoun, Ship class, Sloop-of-war, SM U-87, South Shields, Sunderland, Torpedo boat, Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums, West Hartlepool, Whiteinch, William Gray & Company, William Hamilton and Company, Workman, Clark and Company, World War I.
A & J Inglis, Ltd, was a shipbuilding firm founded by Anthony Inglis and his brother John, engineers and shipbuilders in Glasgow, Scotland in 1862.
Seawind Barclay Curle is a British shipbuilding company.
Bartram & Sons is a Sunderland shipbuilding firm founded in 1838 by George Bartram and John Lister.
Belfast (is the capital city of Northern Ireland, located on the banks of the River Lagan on the east coast of Ireland.
Caird & Company was a Scottish shipbuilding and engineering firm based in Greenock.
Charles Connell and Company was a Scottish shipbuilding company based in Scotstoun in Glasgow on the River Clyde.
Cowes is an English seaport town and civil parish on the Isle of Wight.
In naval terminology, a destroyer is a fast, maneuverable long-endurance warship intended to escort larger vessels in a fleet, convoy or battle group and defend them against smaller powerful short-range attackers.
The Discovery Museum is a science museum and local history museum situated in Blandford Square in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.
Glasgow (Glesga; Glaschu) is the largest city in Scotland, and third most populous in the United Kingdom.
Govan (Scottish Gaelic: Baile a' Ghobhainn) is a district, parish, and former burgh now part of south-west City of Glasgow, Scotland.
Greenock (Grianaig) is a town and administrative centre in the Inverclyde council area in Scotland and a former burgh within the historic county of Renfrewshire, located in the west central Lowlands of Scotland.
Harland & Wolff Heavy Industries is a heavy industrial company, specialising in ship repair, conversion, and offshore construction, located in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Howdon is a largely residential area in the eastern part of Wallsend, Tyne and Wear, England, much of the High Howdon area of which was formerly called Willington prior to post-World War II urbanisation.
John Readhead & Sons was a shipyard on the River Tyne in South Shields, Tyne and Wear, England.
Length overall (LOA, o/a, o.a. or oa) is the maximum length of a vessel's hull measured parallel to the waterline.
Middlesbrough is a large post-industrial town on the south bank of the River Tees in North Yorkshire, north-east England, founded in 1830.
Napier & Miller Ltd. (also Messrs Napier & Miller) were Scottish shipbuilders based at Old Kilpatrick, Glasgow, Scotland.
Newcastle upon Tyne, commonly known as Newcastle, is a city in Tyne and Wear, North East England, 103 miles (166 km) south of Edinburgh and 277 miles (446 km) north of London on the northern bank of the River Tyne, from the North Sea.
The Northumberland Shipbuilding Company was a shipbuilding business based at Howdon in Tyne and Wear.
Old Kilpatrick (Auld Kilpaitrick, Cille Phàdraig meaning "Patrick's church"), is a village in West Dunbartonshire, Scotland.
Port Glasgow (Port Ghlaschu) is the second largest town in the Inverclyde council area of Scotland.
Q-ships, also known as Q-boats, decoy vessels, special service ships, or mystery ships, were heavily armed merchant ships with concealed weaponry, designed to lure submarines into making surface attacks.
The 2-pounder gun,British military of the period traditionally denoted smaller guns in terms of the approximate weight of the standard projectile, rather than by its bore diameter, which in this case was 40 mm.
The Royal Indian Navy (RIN) was the naval force of British India and the Dominion of India.
The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's naval warfare force.
Russell & Company was the largest and most important American trading house in Qing dynasty China from 1842 to its closing in 1891.
Scotstoun is an area of Glasgow, Scotland, west of Glasgow City Centre.
A ship class is a group of ships of a similar design.
In the 18th century and most of the 19th, a sloop-of-war in the Royal Navy was a warship with a single gun deck that carried up to eighteen guns.
SM U-87 was one of the 329 submarines serving in the Imperial German Navy (Kaiserliche Marine) in World War I. U-87 was engaged in the naval warfare and took part in the First Battle of the Atlantic.
South Shields is a coastal town at the mouth of the River Tyne, England, about downstream from Newcastle upon Tyne.
Sunderland is a city at the centre of the City of Sunderland metropolitan borough, in Tyne and Wear, North East England, 10 miles southeast of Newcastle upon Tyne, 12 miles northeast of Durham, 101 miles southeast of Edinburgh, 104 miles north-northeast of Manchester, 77 miles north of Leeds, and 240 miles north-northwest of London.
A torpedo boat is a relatively small and fast naval ship designed to carry torpedoes into battle.
Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums (TWAM) is a regional group of United Kingdom national museums and the county archives service located across the Tyne and Wear area of north-east England.
West Hartlepool refers to the western part of what has since the 1960s been known as the borough of Hartlepool in North East England.
Whiteinch (Innis Bhàn) is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
William Gray & Company Ltd. was a British shipbuilding company located in West Hartlepool, County Durham, in North East England.
William Hamilton and Company was a British shipyard in Port Glasgow, Scotland.
Workman, Clark and Company was a shipbuilding company based in Belfast.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.