Spithead is an area of the Solent and a roadstead off Gilkicker Point in Hampshire, England. The Solent is a stretch of Sea separating the Isle of Wight from the mainland of England. Wildlife Hampshire has wildlife typical of the island of Great Britain England is a Country which is part of the United Kingdom. Its inhabitants account for more than 83% of the total UK population whilst its mainland It is protected from all winds, except those from the southeast. It receives its name from the Spit, a sandbank stretching south from the Hampshire shore for 5 km (3 miles); and it is 22. 5 km (14 miles) long by about 6. 5 km (4 miles) in average breadth.
The "Spithead Review of the Royal Navy" is famous, where the Monarch of the United Kingdom reviews a large fleet of warships. Fleet Review Royal Navy redirects here This article is on reviews of the Royal Navy The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom, the UK or Britain,is a Sovereign state located A warship is a Ship that is built and primarily intended for Combat.
In 1797 there was a mutiny (the Spithead mutiny) in the Royal Navy fleet at anchor at Spithead. Year 1797 ( MDCCXCVII) was a Common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar (or a Common Mutiny is a conspiracy among members of a group of similarly-situated individuals (typically members of the Military; or the Crew of any ship even The Spithead and Nore mutinies were two major mutinies by sailors of the Royal Navy in 1797
Spithead has been strongly defended since 1864 by fortifications completing those of Portsmouth. Year 1864 ( MDCCCLXIV) was a Leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian Calendar (or a Leap year History See also History of Portsmouth There have been settlements in the area since before Roman times mostly being offshoots of Portchester, which