Great British Ships

Series 2
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Series 2, Episode 6 - HMS Ark Royal

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Launched in 1937, Ark Royal changed the course of World War II when one of its torpedoes disabled the Bismarck. Rob reveals how Ark Royal's luck finally ran out.
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Series 2, Episode 3 - Scott & Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure: The Discovery

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The world's first purpose-built scientific vessel, Discovery's bold journey to the Antarctica propelled Scott and Shackleton into the ranks of the world's most famous explorers.
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Series 2, Episode 4 - Mayflower

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The Pilgrims and the Mayflower's crew overcame almost impossible odds to establish the colony that ultimately gave birth to the United States of America.
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Series 2, Episode 2 - The Queen Mary: Britain's First Super Liner

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The Queen Mary began as a floating gentlemen's club, set a record for the fastest Atlantic crossing, became a WWII legend that even Hitler feared, and finally became an American passenger ship.
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Series 2, Episode 1 - HMS Endeavour

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King George III himself commanded Captain James Cook to locate a mysterious continent in the South Pacific. To do so, Endeavour would have to sail quite literally off the map.
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Series 2, Episode 5 - Titanic

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The Titanic bristled with the latest technology and was said to be unsinkable. So how did her maiden voyage become the most famous maritime disaster in history?
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Series 2, Episode 6 - HMS Ark Royal

4.0 1 x
Launched in 1937, Ark Royal changed the course of World War II when one of its torpedoes disabled the Bismarck. Rob reveals how Ark Royal's luck finally ran out.
1:00:00

Series 2, Episode 3 - Scott & Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure: The Discovery

4.0 1 x
The world's first purpose-built scientific vessel, Discovery's bold journey to the Antarctica propelled Scott and Shackleton into the ranks of the world's most famous explorers.
1:00:00

Series 2, Episode 4 - Mayflower

4.0 2 x
The Pilgrims and the Mayflower's crew overcame almost impossible odds to establish the colony that ultimately gave birth to the United States of America.
1:00:00

Series 2, Episode 2 - The Queen Mary: Britain's First Super Liner

4.0 1 x
The Queen Mary began as a floating gentlemen's club, set a record for the fastest Atlantic crossing, became a WWII legend that even Hitler feared, and finally became an American passenger ship.
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