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Category Archive for 'Big ships'

P&O Iona

Well, I was wrong – the new ship will not be called Olympia. As everyone knows by now, her name will be Iona. That’s a nice name, and it trips off the tongue, but of course there’s no echo of P&O heritage there at all. But never mind. P&O have issued a fly-around animation of […]

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More on the biggest ships

As promised, here’s some some more information on big ships. I’ve arbitrarily decided to define these as “ships bigger than Queen Mary and/or Queen Elizabeth” – Cunard’s original Queens. First, here’s a table of 65 cruise ships of over 100,000 gross tonnage: Name Year Gross Tonnage Cabins Passengers Standard Max Harmony of the Seas 2016 […]

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