Figurehead for HMS Russell

Unknown woodcarver

National Maritime Museum

Greenwich, London

Since a Lord Russell was the victor of the naval battle of La Hogue, the figurehead with those words appeared on the HMS Russell.

Other Figureheads

  • HMS Ajax
  • HMS Himalya
  • HMS Horatio
  • Photograph and text Philip V. Alligham 1976

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