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QE2 1982 in Malaga Spain painted light grey colour
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No: 181   Contributor: John Beniston   Year: 1982   Manufacturer: John Brown and Company, Clydebank, UK   Country: Spain
QE2 1982 in Malaga Spain painted light grey colour

After the Falklands War in 1982 QE2 was painted light grey with her funnel being painted in the traditional Cunard orange-red with black stripes. The light grey colour proved hard to maintain, and so was reverted to traditional colours in 1983.
Picture added on 22 October 2006
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Nice to see the QE2 in a different dress... you wouldn't happen to have a bigger photo? Would love to see her in more detail...

Added by Marcel G. on 22 October 2006.
If I can find original print then I`ll scan again & upload.

Added by John beniston on 22 October 2006.
Nice Pic Would love more!

Added by Scott Frazier on 23 October 2006.
Very impractical colour and was soon replaced.

Added by Paul Strathdee on 30 March 2010.
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