HMS Victory

Ministry of Defence written question – answered on 28th May 2019.

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Photo of Hugo Swire Hugo Swire Conservative, East Devon

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, for what reasons the wreck of HMS Victory was gifted to the Maritime Heritage Foundation.

Photo of Mark Lancaster Mark Lancaster The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence

Following a 2011 report on the public consultation in relation to potential options for the management of the HMS VICTORY 1744 wreck site, it was decided to place responsibility for the future management of the site with a charitable trust.

In 2012, the Maritime Heritage Foundation was considered to be suitable for the management of the site.

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