Talk:The Downs (ship anchorage)

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Timing[edit]

When was this "a permanent base for warships patrolling the North Sea and a gathering point for refitted or newly-built ships coming out of Chatham Dockyard"? There are no years or mentions of wars in the article... Important information which should be added please. LordAmeth 20:11, 5 February 2007 (UTC)

Requested move 11 November 2017[edit]

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The result of the move request was: move (non-admin closure). feminist 09:19, 18 November 2017 (UTC)



The DownsThe Downs (ship anchorage) – To most people in Britain except sailors, "the Downs" without disambiguation first means chalk hill areas such as the North Downs or the South Downs. Anthony Appleyard (talk) 06:22, 11 November 2017 (UTC)

  • Support redirect to Downs dab page. In ictu oculi (talk) 09:23, 11 November 2017 (UTC)
  • Support converting to a redirect to a disambig page -- 70.51.45.76 (talk) 04:32, 15 November 2017 (UTC)
  • Support per nom. -- Necrothesp (talk) 10:25, 16 November 2017 (UTC)

The above discussion is preserved as an archive of a requested move. Please do not modify it. Subsequent comments should be made in a new section on this talk page or in a move review. No further edits should be made to this section.