The Royal Navy of the United Kingdom was the most powerful navy in the world and is still the second-largest navy of the NATO alliance. The head of the Royal Navy is the Lord High Admiral. The Royal Navy currently operates three bases – Portsmouth, Clyde and Devonport in the United Kingdom.

HMS Viper

1 Famous Ships in the History of British Royal Navy

HMS Melampus

2 Famous Ships in the History of British Royal Navy

HMS Fervent

3 Famous Ships in the History of British Royal Navy

HMS Fearless

4 Famous Ships in the History of British Royal Navy

HMS Diana

5 Famous Ships in the History of British Royal Navy

HMS Anson

6 Famous Ships in the History of British Royal Navy

HMS Severn

7 Famous Ships in the History of British Royal Navy

HMS Amazon

8 Famous Ships in the History of British Royal Navy

HMS Drake

9 Famous Ships in the History of British Royal Navy

HMS Bonetta

10 Famous Ships in the History of British Royal Navy

HMS Bullfinch

11 Famous Ships in the History of British Royal Navy

12 Famous Ships in the History of British Royal Navy

13 Famous Ships in the History of British Royal Navy

14 Famous Ships in the History of British Royal Navy

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