WorldNavalShips .com Home Page
Order Enquiries (UK) : 01436 820269

You currently have no items in your basket

Google

 

www.worldnavalships.com

Naval History by Country :
ROYAL
NAVY
US
NAVY
GERMAN
NAVY
FRENCH
NAVY
MORE
PAGES
VIEW ALL OF OUR CURRENT ART SPECIAL OFFERS ON ONE PAGE HERE
NAVAL ART AVIATION ART MILITARY ART SPORT ART
Ship Search by Name :
Product Search         

Home ] Up ] Comments about our Site ] About Our Navy Web ] Acknowledgements ] How to use our site ]

Abdiel Class 

Home ] Up ] Net Laying Ships ] HMS Adventure ] [ Abdiel Class ]

Choose the navy or section of interest below:

Royal Navy United States Germany France Japan Italy Russia Austria-Hungary
Canada Spain Netherlands Argentina Brazil Portugal Turkey Australia
Norway Sweden Denmark Belgium Chile Uruguay China New Zealand
Malta Greece India Poland South Africa Pakistan Libya Kuwait
Ireland Other Navies Liners   Unidentified Ships Wartime Naval Losses
NAVAL ART AVIATION ART MILITARY ART SPORT ART

 

Abdiel Class Cruiser - Minelayers.  Photos and history of the cruiser minelayers of the Abdiel Class.  Launched 1940 - 1943, the class included HMS Abdiel, HMS Apollo, HMS Ariadne, HMS Latona, HMS Manxman and HMS Welshman.  Photos included of all ships in the class.
HMS Abdiel 23rd March 1940 Sunk on 10th September 1943 by a ground mine.
HMS Apollo 5th April 1943 Broken up for scrap in 1962.
HMS Ariadne 16th February 1943 Broken up for scrap in 1965.
HMS Latona 20th August 1940 Scuttled after sever fire damage and explosions on 25th October 1941.
HMS Manxman 5th September 1940 Severely damaged by a torpedo and repairs took 2 years. Broken up for scrap in 1971.
HMS Welshman 4th September 1940 Torpedoed by U617 and sank on 1st February 1943.
HMS Abdiel

HMS Abdiel, July 1943.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price 25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2467

Original republished MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price 5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2467

HMS Apollo

HMS Apollo, laid up, August 1950.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price 25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2473

Original republished MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price 5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2473

HMS Apollo, June 1953.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price 25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2474

Original republished MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price 5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2474

HMS Apollo, March 1957.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price 25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2476

Original republished MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price 5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2476

HMS Apollo, March 1957.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price 25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2475

Original republished MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price 5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2475

HMS Apollo pictured c.1935 before she was transferred to the Australian Navy and became HMAS Hobart.

A reproduction of this original photo / photo-postcard size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  Walker Archive. Order Code PHX195

HMS Apollo, at the breakers, April 1963.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price 25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2477

Original republished MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price 5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2477

HMS Ariadne

HMS Ariadne, July 1946.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price 25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2478

Original republished MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price 5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2478

HMS Latona

HMS Latona, 1941.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price 25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2468

Original republished MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price 5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2468

HMS Manxman

HMS Manxman, July 1946.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price 25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2469

Original republished MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price 5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2469

HMS Manxman, June 1953.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price 25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2470

Original republished MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price 5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2470

HMS Manxman pictured at Malta Harbour sometime in the 1940s 

A reproduction of this original photo / photo-postcard size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  Walker Archive. Order Code PHX194

HMS Welshman

HMS Welshman, 1941.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price 25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2471

Original republished MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price 5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2471

HMS Welshman, 1941.

A large image size 10" x 7" approx, is available.  Reproduced from the original negative / photo under license from MPL, the copyright holder.  A signed numbered certificate is supplied. Price 25.   Order photograph here   Order Code  XMP2472

Original republished MPL Photograph (Postcard Size).  Price 5 Click here to order.  Order Code  MP2472

HMS Welshman. built by hawthorn Leslie and launched 4th September 1940 and completed 25th August 1941. Served in the Home Fleet 1941 - 1942 and then the Mediterranean fleet 1943.  Torpedoed and sunk by U-617 on the 1st February 1943.

 

 

Click here to go to our naval history forum

Everything we obtain for this site is shown on the site, we do not have any more photos, crew lists or further information on any of the ships.

COPYRIGHT NOTICE. ALL IMAGES DISPLAYED ON THIS WEBSITE ARE PROTECTED BY  COPYRIGHT  LAW, AND ARE OWNED BY CRANSTON FINE ARTS OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OWNERS.  NO REPRODUCTION OR COPYING ALLOWED ON OTHER WEBSITES, BOOKS OR ARTICLES WITHOUT PRIOR AGREEMENT.

Contact Details
Shipping Info
Terms and Conditions
Classified Ads
Valuations

Join us on Facebook!

Sign Up To Our Newsletter!

Stay up to date with all our latest offers, deals and events as well as new releases and exclusive subscriber content!

This website is owned by Cranston Fine Arts.  Torwood House, Torwoodhill Road, Rhu, Helensburgh, Scotland, G848LE

Contact: Tel: (+44) (0) 1436 820269.  Fax: (+44) (0) 1436 820473. Email:

Follow us on Twitter!

Return to Home Page