Browse features (17)

The Sinking of HMS Hampshire and the Kitchener Memorial

The final journey

The Kitchener memorial on the cliffs of Marwick head in Orkney, keeps watch over the grave of more than 600 men who lost their lives in on 5 June 1916 when the battle cruiser HMS Hampshire struck a mine and sank in under 20 minutes.

RMS Lusitania and the Titan Crane

RMS Lusitania and the Titan Crane

What is the connection between the famous RMS Lusitania, a merchant vessel torpedoed off the coast of Ireland in WW1, and the Clydebank’s Titan Crane? 

The Gallipoli campaign evacuations

General Henry Sinclair Horne

Learn about General Henry Sinclair Horne and his involvement in the evacuation of troops from the Gallipoli Campaign.