HMS Diamond Rock

Le Diamant

On February 7, 1803, the British Navy occupied Diamond Rock, declared that the rock was in fact a warship, and stayed there for 17 months. You can read the full story in Wikipedia. Yes, the rock is considerably bigger than Steve’s head. It is three kilometers offshore.

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