National Geographic : 1935 Aug
Photograph by Maynard Owen Williams IN THE "GOLDEN HIND," TWICE THE SIZE OF THIS MODEL, DRAKE CIRCUMNAVIGATED THE EARTH From the deck of the aircraft carrier H. M. S . Glorious a bluejacket and his sweetheart watch the little vessel sailinPrince ofWales Basin atDevonport Dockyard. The guns of Sir Francis Drake's famous 63-foot flagship could fire 10-pound shot a maximum of 500 yards. Nearathand layH.M.S.Rodney, oneofthelargest battleships afloat, capable of hurling a salvo of nine tons of shells a distance of twenty miles (see page 167).