Mudcat Café message #3010721 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #132804   Message #3010721
Posted By: Backwoodsman
19-Oct-10 - 11:39 AM
Thread Name: BS: Margaret Thatcher's Birthday-13 Oct 1925
Subject: RE: BS: Margaret Thatcher's Birthday.
"the Belgrano was outside the 200 mile exclusion zone and sailing away from the area"

Oh dear, that old red herring again - you disappoint us, Silas.

A ship of the size of the Belgrano could reverse course in around five minutes. You show your ignorance of seamanship, my boy.