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Yarrow - World Naval Ships Directory

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Ships built by Yarrow (ordered by launch date)... :

NameLaunchedFate
HMS Hornet23rd December 1893Sold 12th October 1909
HMS Robin1897Sold September 1928.
HMS Nightingale1897Sold 20th November 1919.
HMS Moorhen1901Sold August 1933
HMS Teviot7th November 1903Scrapped 23rd June 1919.
HMS Usk25th July 1903Sold 29th July 1920.
HMS Widgeon16th April 1904Sold October 1931.
HMS Archer21st October 1911Sold for breaking up May 1921
HMS Attack12th December 1911Mined and Sunk 30 December 1917
HMS Firedrake9th April 1912Sold for Breaking October 1921
HMS Lurcher1st June 1912Sold for Breaking June 1922
HMS Oak5th September 1912Sold 9th May 1921.
HMS Laverock19th November 1913Sold 9th May 1921.
HMS Lark26th May 1913Sold 20th January 1923.
HMS Linnet16th August 1913Sold 4th November 1921.
HMS Manly12th October 1914Sold 26th October 1921.
HMS Landrail7th February 1914Sold 1st December 1921.
HMS Miranda27th May 1914Sold 26th October 1921.
HMS Minos6th August 1914Sold 31st August 1920.
HMS ButterflyNovember 1915Sold 1st March 1923.
HMS Musketeer12th November 1915Sold for breaking 25 November 1921
HMS Moon24th April 1915Sold 9th May 1921.
HMS Morning Star26th June 1915Sold 1st December 1921.
HMS CraneflyAugust 1915Rebuilt in Abadan and later served on the Tigris and Euphrates rivers after being sold off 1st March 1923.
HMS Mounsey11th September 1915Sold for scrap 8th November 1921.
HMS Strongbow30th September 1915Sunk off Norway 17 October 1917
HMS Godetia8th January 1916Sold for scrap 26th February 1937.
HMS Surprise25th November 1916 Torpedoed and sunk on 23 December 1917
HMS Nerissa9th February 1916Sold 15th November 1921.
HMS HoverflyApril 1916Built in sections. Sold 16th February 1923 to Basra Port Authority.
HMS Relentless15th April 1916Sold for breaking 5 November 1926
HMS Rival14th June 1916Sold for breaking 13 July 1926
HMS Sabrina24th July 1916Sold 5th November 1926.
HMS Vivacious3rd November 1917Sold for scrap 4th March 1947.
HMS Sybille5th February 1917Sold for breaking 5 November 1926
HMS Blackfly22nd March 1917Sunk in collision 26th May 1923.
HMS Truculent24th March 1917Sold for breaking 29 April 1927
HMS Tyrant19th May 1917Scrapped 15th January 1939.
HMS E279th June 1917Scrapped 6 September 1922
HMS Ulleswater4th August 1917Sunk 15th September 1918.
HMS Turquoise9th November 1918Sold for breaking January 1932
HMS Vivien16th February 1918Sold for scrap 18th February 1947.
HMS Torch16th March 1918Sold for breaking 19 November 1929
HMS Tomahawk16th May 1918Sold 26th June 1928.
HMS Tryphon22nd June 1918Stranded 4th May 1919.
HMS Tumult17th September 1918Sold for breaking 3 October 1928
HMS Wren11th November 1919Sunk 27th July 1940.
HMS Tuscan1st March 1919Sold for breaking 25 August 1932.
HMS Tyrian2nd July 1919Scrapped 26th March 1930.
HMS Ambuscade15th January 1926Sold for scrap 23rd November 1946.
HMS Tern29th August 1927Scuttled at Hong Kong 19th December 1941 to avoid capture by Japanese.
HMS Seamew16th January 1928Sold 27th August 1947.
HMS Robin7th March 1934Scuttled 25th December 1941.
HMS Faulknor12th June 1934Sold for scrap 22nd January 1946.
HMS Grenville15th August 1935Sunk 19th January 1940.
HMS Isis12th December 1936Mined off Normandy 20 July 1944
HMS Ivanhoe11th February 1937Sunk 1st September 1940.
HMS Jupiter27th October 1938Mined 27 February 1942, sank following day.
HMS Widgeon2nd February 1938Sold for scrap 21st April 1947.
HMS Kipling19th January 1939Bombed 11 May 1942
HMS Mosquito14th November 1939Sunk 1st June 1940.
HMS Flamingo18th April 1939Sold to West Germany January 1959, renamed Graf Spee
HMS Black Swan7th July 1939Scrapped 1956.
HMS Black7th July 1939Scrapped 13th September 1956.
HMS Locust28th September 1939Became RNVR drill ship 1951. Scrapped 1968
HMS Lance28th November 1940Severely damaged by bombing while in dry dock at Malta 9th April 1942.
HMS Cattistock22nd February 1940Scrapped 2 July 1957
HMS Cleveland24th April 1940Stranded 28th June 1957. Wreck stripped and blown up 14th December 1959.
HMS Cotswold18th July 1940Scrapped 11th September 1957.
HMS Cottesmore5th September 1940Sold to Egypt 1950 as Ibrahim el Awal, renamed Mohamed Ali el Kebir 1951
HMS Wilton17th October 1941Scrapped 30th November 1959.
HMS Laforey15th February 1941Sunk 30th March 1944.
HMS Wheatland7th June 1941Hulked 1955. Scrapped 20th September 1957.
HMS SGB329th August 1941Renamed Grey Seal 1944.
HMS SGB425th September 1941Renamed Grey Fox 1944.
HMS Wild Goose14th October 1942Scrapped 27 February 1956
HMS Pheasant21st December 1942Scrapped 15th January 1963.
HMS Zetland7th March 1942To Norway (Tromso) 2nd September 1954.
HMS Tanatside30th April 1942Sold to Greece 1946, renamed Adrias (ii)
HMS Wensleydale20th June 1942Severely damaged in collision 21 November 1944, not repaired. Scrapped February 1946.
HMS Whimbrel25th August 1942Sold to Egyptian Navy November 1949, renamed Farouq
HMS Redpole25th February 1943Scrapped 20th November 1960.
HMS Caprice16th September 1943Sold for scrap 22nd June 1979.
HMS Grey Fox *1944Renamed (ex - SGB4) 1944. Sold October 1947.
HMS Grey Seal *1944Renamed (ex - SGB3) 1944. Sold 1949.
HMS Cockade1st March 1944Scrapped July 1964.
HMCS Capilano8th April 1944Sold privately (Irving Frances M) 17th November 1947.
HMS Comet22nd June 1944Scrapped 23rd October 1962.
HMS Croziers19th September 1944Sold to Norway November 1946, renamed Trondheim
HMS Crystal12th February 1945Sold to Norway on completion, 7 February 1946, renamed Trondheim
HMS Battleaxe12th June 1945Scrapped 20th October 1964.
HMS Broadsword4th February 1946Scrapped October 1968.
HMS Cutlass20th March 1946Scrapped 20th March 1946.
HMS Decoy29th March 1949To Peru (Ferre) December 1969. Decommissioned 2007.
HMS Diana8th May 1952Sold to Peru (Palacios) 1st December 1969. HMS Diana was acquired by the Peruvian Navy in 1969 together with HMS Decoy. Renamed BAP Palacios (DM-73) and served until 1993.
HMS Shalford21st August 1952Sold for scrap 8th September 1967.
HMS Aberford23rd September 1952To Kenya (Nyati) 1966.
HMS Hardy25th November 1953Sunk as target July 1983.
HMS Keppel31st August 1954Scrapped 29th April 1979.
HNoMS Tromso2nd September 1954From UK (Zetland) 2nd September 1954. Scrapped 1965.
HMS Malcolm18th October 1955Sold for scrap 13th August 1973.
HMS Rothesay9th December 1957Scrapped 7th November 1988.
HMCS Cowichan26th February 1957Sold May 1999.
HMS Brighton30th October 1959Sold for scrap 16th September 1985.
HMS Ashanti9th March 1959Sunk as target 14th September 1988.
SAS President Kruger21st October 1960Sunk 18 February 1982
HMS Dido22nd December 1961Originally to be called Hastings. To New Zealand (Southland) 18th July 1983. Deleted March 1995
SAS President Pretorius28th September 1962Sold 1990
HMS Naiad4th November 1963Sunk as target, September 1990.
HMS Hecla21st December 1964
HMNZS Canterbury18th February 1965Scuttled 3rd November 2007.
HMS Hecate31st March 1965Sold privately (Sangeeta) 15th March 1991.
Nyati *1966From UK (ex - Aberford) 1966. Sold 1971.
HMS Mermaid29th December 1966Originally ordered for Ghana as the Black Star. The order was cancelled and the ship was eventually fitted out to Royal Navy standard and commissioned in 1973. Sold to Malaysian Navy as KD Hang Tuah in April 1977
HMS Jupiter4th September 1967Scrapped 1997.
HMS Achilles21st November 1968Sold to Chile 1st December 1990 as Ministro Zenteno.
Ferre *December 1969Acquired December 1969 (ex British Decoy).
Palacios *1st December 1969Acquired 1st December 1969 (ex British Diana). Deleted 1993.
HMS Diomede15th April 1969To Pakistan (Shamsher) July 1988.
HMS Apollo15th October 1970To Pakistan (Zulfiqar) 1988.
SAS Protea14th July 1971
HMS Ariadne10th September 1971To Chile (General Baquedano) 1992
Almirante Lynch6th December 1972Decommissioned 4 July 2007. Sold to Ecuador
Almirante Condell12th June 1972Decommissioned 18 April 2008, Sold to Ecuador
HMS Ambuscade18th January 1973To Pakistan (Tariq) 28th July 1993.
HMS Arrow5th February 1974To Pakistan (Khaibar) 1st March 1994.
HMS Alacrity18th September 1974To Pakistan (Badr) 1st March 1994.
HMS Avenger20th November 1975To Pakistan (Tippu Sultan) 23rd September 1994.
HMS Ardent9th May 1975Sunk 22nd May 1982
HMS Broadsword12th May 1976To Brazil (Greenhalgh) 30th June 1995.
Hang Tuah *April 1977From Uk (Mermaid) April 1977.
HMS Battleaxe18th May 1977To Brazil (Rademaker) 30th April 1997.
HMS Brilliant15th December 1978To Brazil (Dodsworth) 31st August 1996.
Dewi Kembar18th April 1980From UK (ex - Hydra) 18th April 1980.
HMS Brazen4th May 1980To Brazil (Bosisio) 31st August 1996.
HMS Boxer17th June 1981Sunk as target, September 2004.
HMS Cottesmore9th February 1982Sold to Lithuania in 2008, renamed Skalvis
HMS Beaver8th May 1982Scrapped 21st February 2001.
HMS Brave19th November 1983Sunk as target, August 2004.
HMS Middleton 27th April 1983
HMNZS Southland *18th July 1983From UK (Dido) 18th July 1983. Scrapped 1995.
HMS London27th October 1984To Romania (Regina Maria), 14th January 2003.
HMS Cornwall14th October 1985
HMS Norfolk10th July 1987To Chile (Almirante Cochrane) 22nd November 2006.
PNS Zulfiqar *1988From UK (Apollo) 1988. Sunk as target, 12th March 2010.
PNS Shamsher *July 1988From UK (Diomede) July 1988.
HMS Argyll8th April 1989
Ministro Zenteno *1st December 1990Bought from UK (Achilles) 1st December 1990. Decommissioned August 2006, sunk March 2010.
HMS Lancaster24th May 1990
HMS Monmouth23rd November 1991
HMS Iron Duke2nd March 1991
General Baquedano *1992From UK (Ariadne) 1992. Sunk as target 2003.
HMS Montrose31st July 1992
PNS Tariq *28th July 1993From UK (Ambuscade) 28th July 1993.
HMS Grafton5th November 1994To Chile (Almirante Lynch) 28th March 2007.
PNS Badr *1st March 1994From UK (Alacrity) 1st March 1994.
PNS Khaibar *1st March 1994From UK (Arrow) 1st March 1994.
HMS Somerset25th June 1994
PNS Tippu Sultan *23rd September 1994From UK (Avenger) 23rd September 1994.
Greenhalgh *30th June 1995From UK (Broadsword) 30th June 1995.
HMS Sutherland9th March 1996
Dodsworth *31st August 1996From UK (Brilliant) 31st August 1996.
Bosisio *31st August 1996From UK (Brazen) 31st August 1996
Rademaker *30th April 1997From UK (Battleaxe) 30th April 1997.
HMS Kent27th May 1998
HMS Portland15th May 1999
HMS St Albans6th May 2000
Regina Maria *14th January 2003From UK (London) 14th January 2003.
Almirante Cochrane *22nd November 2006From UK (Norfolk) 22nd November 2006.
Almirante Lynch *28th March 2007From UK (Grafton) 28th March 2007.

Ships built by Yarrow(ordered by name)... :

NameLaunchedFate
HMS Aberford23rd September 1952To Kenya (Nyati) 1966.
HMS Achilles21st November 1968Sold to Chile 1st December 1990 as Ministro Zenteno.
HMS Alacrity18th September 1974To Pakistan (Badr) 1st March 1994.
Almirante Cochrane *22nd November 2006From UK (Norfolk) 22nd November 2006.
Almirante Condell12th June 1972Decommissioned 18 April 2008, Sold to Ecuador
Almirante Lynch6th December 1972Decommissioned 4 July 2007. Sold to Ecuador
Almirante Lynch *28th March 2007From UK (Grafton) 28th March 2007.
HMS Ambuscade15th January 1926Sold for scrap 23rd November 1946.
HMS Ambuscade18th January 1973To Pakistan (Tariq) 28th July 1993.
HMS Apollo15th October 1970To Pakistan (Zulfiqar) 1988.
HMS Archer21st October 1911Sold for breaking up May 1921
HMS Ardent9th May 1975Sunk 22nd May 1982
HMS Argyll8th April 1989
HMS Ariadne10th September 1971To Chile (General Baquedano) 1992
HMS Arrow5th February 1974To Pakistan (Khaibar) 1st March 1994.
HMS Ashanti9th March 1959Sunk as target 14th September 1988.
HMS Attack12th December 1911Mined and Sunk 30 December 1917
HMS Avenger20th November 1975To Pakistan (Tippu Sultan) 23rd September 1994.
PNS Badr *1st March 1994From UK (Alacrity) 1st March 1994.
HMS Battleaxe12th June 1945Scrapped 20th October 1964.
HMS Battleaxe18th May 1977To Brazil (Rademaker) 30th April 1997.
HMS Beaver8th May 1982Scrapped 21st February 2001.
HMS Black7th July 1939Scrapped 13th September 1956.
HMS Black Swan7th July 1939Scrapped 1956.
HMS Blackfly22nd March 1917Sunk in collision 26th May 1923.
Bosisio *31st August 1996From UK (Brazen) 31st August 1996
HMS Boxer17th June 1981Sunk as target, September 2004.
HMS Brave19th November 1983Sunk as target, August 2004.
HMS Brazen4th May 1980To Brazil (Bosisio) 31st August 1996.
HMS Brighton30th October 1959Sold for scrap 16th September 1985.
HMS Brilliant15th December 1978To Brazil (Dodsworth) 31st August 1996.
HMS Broadsword4th February 1946Scrapped October 1968.
HMS Broadsword12th May 1976To Brazil (Greenhalgh) 30th June 1995.
HMS ButterflyNovember 1915Sold 1st March 1923.
HMNZS Canterbury18th February 1965Scuttled 3rd November 2007.
HMCS Capilano8th April 1944Sold privately (Irving Frances M) 17th November 1947.
HMS Caprice16th September 1943Sold for scrap 22nd June 1979.
HMS Cattistock22nd February 1940Scrapped 2 July 1957
HMS Cleveland24th April 1940Stranded 28th June 1957. Wreck stripped and blown up 14th December 1959.
HMS Cockade1st March 1944Scrapped July 1964.
HMS Comet22nd June 1944Scrapped 23rd October 1962.
HMS Cornwall14th October 1985
HMS Cotswold18th July 1940Scrapped 11th September 1957.
HMS Cottesmore9th February 1982Sold to Lithuania in 2008, renamed Skalvis
HMS Cottesmore5th September 1940Sold to Egypt 1950 as Ibrahim el Awal, renamed Mohamed Ali el Kebir 1951
HMCS Cowichan26th February 1957Sold May 1999.
HMS CraneflyAugust 1915Rebuilt in Abadan and later served on the Tigris and Euphrates rivers after being sold off 1st March 1923.
HMS Croziers19th September 1944Sold to Norway November 1946, renamed Trondheim
HMS Crystal12th February 1945Sold to Norway on completion, 7 February 1946, renamed Trondheim
HMS Cutlass20th March 1946Scrapped 20th March 1946.
HMS Decoy29th March 1949To Peru (Ferre) December 1969. Decommissioned 2007.
Dewi Kembar18th April 1980From UK (ex - Hydra) 18th April 1980.
HMS Diana8th May 1952Sold to Peru (Palacios) 1st December 1969. HMS Diana was acquired by the Peruvian Navy in 1969 together with HMS Decoy. Renamed BAP Palacios (DM-73) and served until 1993.
HMS Dido22nd December 1961Originally to be called Hastings. To New Zealand (Southland) 18th July 1983. Deleted March 1995
HMS Diomede15th April 1969To Pakistan (Shamsher) July 1988.
Dodsworth *31st August 1996From UK (Brilliant) 31st August 1996.
HMS E279th June 1917Scrapped 6 September 1922
HMS Faulknor12th June 1934Sold for scrap 22nd January 1946.
Ferre *December 1969Acquired December 1969 (ex British Decoy).
HMS Firedrake9th April 1912Sold for Breaking October 1921
HMS Flamingo18th April 1939Sold to West Germany January 1959, renamed Graf Spee
General Baquedano *1992From UK (Ariadne) 1992. Sunk as target 2003.
HMS Godetia8th January 1916Sold for scrap 26th February 1937.
HMS Grafton5th November 1994To Chile (Almirante Lynch) 28th March 2007.
Greenhalgh *30th June 1995From UK (Broadsword) 30th June 1995.
HMS Grenville15th August 1935Sunk 19th January 1940.
HMS Grey Fox *1944Renamed (ex - SGB4) 1944. Sold October 1947.
HMS Grey Seal *1944Renamed (ex - SGB3) 1944. Sold 1949.
Hang Tuah *April 1977From Uk (Mermaid) April 1977.
HMS Hardy25th November 1953Sunk as target July 1983.
HMS Hecate31st March 1965Sold privately (Sangeeta) 15th March 1991.
HMS Hecla21st December 1964
HMS Hornet23rd December 1893Sold 12th October 1909
HMS HoverflyApril 1916Built in sections. Sold 16th February 1923 to Basra Port Authority.
HMS Iron Duke2nd March 1991
HMS Isis12th December 1936Mined off Normandy 20 July 1944
HMS Ivanhoe11th February 1937Sunk 1st September 1940.
HMS Jupiter4th September 1967Scrapped 1997.
HMS Jupiter27th October 1938Mined 27 February 1942, sank following day.
HMS Kent27th May 1998
HMS Keppel31st August 1954Scrapped 29th April 1979.
PNS Khaibar *1st March 1994From UK (Arrow) 1st March 1994.
HMS Kipling19th January 1939Bombed 11 May 1942
HMS Laforey15th February 1941Sunk 30th March 1944.
HMS Lancaster24th May 1990
HMS Lance28th November 1940Severely damaged by bombing while in dry dock at Malta 9th April 1942.
HMS Landrail7th February 1914Sold 1st December 1921.
HMS Lark26th May 1913Sold 20th January 1923.
HMS Laverock19th November 1913Sold 9th May 1921.
HMS Linnet16th August 1913Sold 4th November 1921.
HMS Locust28th September 1939Became RNVR drill ship 1951. Scrapped 1968
HMS London27th October 1984To Romania (Regina Maria), 14th January 2003.
HMS Lurcher1st June 1912Sold for Breaking June 1922
HMS Malcolm18th October 1955Sold for scrap 13th August 1973.
HMS Manly12th October 1914Sold 26th October 1921.
HMS Mermaid29th December 1966Originally ordered for Ghana as the Black Star. The order was cancelled and the ship was eventually fitted out to Royal Navy standard and commissioned in 1973. Sold to Malaysian Navy as KD Hang Tuah in April 1977
HMS Middleton 27th April 1983
Ministro Zenteno *1st December 1990Bought from UK (Achilles) 1st December 1990. Decommissioned August 2006, sunk March 2010.
HMS Minos6th August 1914Sold 31st August 1920.
HMS Miranda27th May 1914Sold 26th October 1921.
HMS Monmouth23rd November 1991
HMS Montrose31st July 1992
HMS Moon24th April 1915Sold 9th May 1921.
HMS Moorhen1901Sold August 1933
HMS Morning Star26th June 1915Sold 1st December 1921.
HMS Mosquito14th November 1939Sunk 1st June 1940.
HMS Mounsey11th September 1915Sold for scrap 8th November 1921.
HMS Musketeer12th November 1915Sold for breaking 25 November 1921
HMS Naiad4th November 1963Sunk as target, September 1990.
HMS Nerissa9th February 1916Sold 15th November 1921.
HMS Nightingale1897Sold 20th November 1919.
HMS Norfolk10th July 1987To Chile (Almirante Cochrane) 22nd November 2006.
Nyati *1966From UK (ex - Aberford) 1966. Sold 1971.
HMS Oak5th September 1912Sold 9th May 1921.
Palacios *1st December 1969Acquired 1st December 1969 (ex British Diana). Deleted 1993.
HMS Pheasant21st December 1942Scrapped 15th January 1963.
HMS Portland15th May 1999
SAS President Kruger21st October 1960Sunk 18 February 1982
SAS President Pretorius28th September 1962Sold 1990
SAS Protea14th July 1971
Rademaker *30th April 1997From UK (Battleaxe) 30th April 1997.
HMS Redpole25th February 1943Scrapped 20th November 1960.
Regina Maria *14th January 2003From UK (London) 14th January 2003.
HMS Relentless15th April 1916Sold for breaking 5 November 1926
HMS Rival14th June 1916Sold for breaking 13 July 1926
HMS Robin7th March 1934Scuttled 25th December 1941.
HMS Robin1897Sold September 1928.
HMS Rothesay9th December 1957Scrapped 7th November 1988.
HMS Sabrina24th July 1916Sold 5th November 1926.
HMS Seamew16th January 1928Sold 27th August 1947.
HMS SGB329th August 1941Renamed Grey Seal 1944.
HMS SGB425th September 1941Renamed Grey Fox 1944.
HMS Shalford21st August 1952Sold for scrap 8th September 1967.
PNS Shamsher *July 1988From UK (Diomede) July 1988.
HMS Somerset25th June 1994
HMNZS Southland *18th July 1983From UK (Dido) 18th July 1983. Scrapped 1995.
HMS St Albans6th May 2000
HMS Strongbow30th September 1915Sunk off Norway 17 October 1917
HMS Surprise25th November 1916 Torpedoed and sunk on 23 December 1917
HMS Sutherland9th March 1996
HMS Sybille5th February 1917Sold for breaking 5 November 1926
HMS Tanatside30th April 1942Sold to Greece 1946, renamed Adrias (ii)
PNS Tariq *28th July 1993From UK (Ambuscade) 28th July 1993.
HMS Tern29th August 1927Scuttled at Hong Kong 19th December 1941 to avoid capture by Japanese.
HMS Teviot7th November 1903Scrapped 23rd June 1919.
PNS Tippu Sultan *23rd September 1994From UK (Avenger) 23rd September 1994.
HMS Tomahawk16th May 1918Sold 26th June 1928.
HMS Torch16th March 1918Sold for breaking 19 November 1929
HNoMS Tromso2nd September 1954From UK (Zetland) 2nd September 1954. Scrapped 1965.
HMS Truculent24th March 1917Sold for breaking 29 April 1927
HMS Tryphon22nd June 1918Stranded 4th May 1919.
HMS Tumult17th September 1918Sold for breaking 3 October 1928
HMS Turquoise9th November 1918Sold for breaking January 1932
HMS Tuscan1st March 1919Sold for breaking 25 August 1932.
HMS Tyrant19th May 1917Scrapped 15th January 1939.
HMS Tyrian2nd July 1919Scrapped 26th March 1930.
HMS Ulleswater4th August 1917Sunk 15th September 1918.
HMS Usk25th July 1903Sold 29th July 1920.
HMS Vivacious3rd November 1917Sold for scrap 4th March 1947.
HMS Vivien16th February 1918Sold for scrap 18th February 1947.
HMS Wensleydale20th June 1942Severely damaged in collision 21 November 1944, not repaired. Scrapped February 1946.
HMS Wheatland7th June 1941Hulked 1955. Scrapped 20th September 1957.
HMS Whimbrel25th August 1942Sold to Egyptian Navy November 1949, renamed Farouq
HMS Widgeon16th April 1904Sold October 1931.
HMS Widgeon2nd February 1938Sold for scrap 21st April 1947.
HMS Wild Goose14th October 1942Scrapped 27 February 1956
HMS Wilton17th October 1941Scrapped 30th November 1959.
HMS Wren11th November 1919Sunk 27th July 1940.
HMS Zetland7th March 1942To Norway (Tromso) 2nd September 1954.
PNS Zulfiqar *1988From UK (Apollo) 1988. Sunk as target, 12th March 2010.

* - Represents a ship built here which later changed to this name or role.

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The fourth attack on the Mohne Dam led by Sqd Ldr H M Young, piloting AJ-A (ED877/G) In the background to his starboard side is Flt Lt H B Martin, flying AJ-P (ED909/G) who was drawing fire away from the attacking aircraft by flashing his identification lights and turning on the spotlight altitude indicators. Wing Cdr G P Gibsons aircraft is out of sight, engaging enemy fire at the far side of the dam wall. The bomb was observed to make three good bounces and exploded on contact exactly as Barnes Wallis had planned, generating a vast column of water. Although it was not obvious at that instant, this was the attack which succeeded in breaching the dam. However, it was not until the next attack by Flt D J H Maltby that it was realised that the dam was crumbling. The code word sent out by Young signified; Goner (bomb released) 7 (exploded in contact with the dam) 8 (no apparent breach) A (Mohne dam) Youngs aircraft was lost with all lives on its return to Scampton possibly around 02.58 near Castricum-ann-Zee, north of Ijmuiden.
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 Chinook helicopters based at RAF Odiham approach the landing site on the Al Faw peninsula, Iraq on the night of 20th March 2003 to insert Royal Marines to secure the oil terminal.  Operation HOUGHTON, as it was known, was part of the early stages of Operation TELIC, the campaign to rid the country of Saddam Hussein.  The strength of the enemy ground forces was unknown.  The formation of 5 aircraft inserted 200 Royal Marines in 3 waves in 2 minutes and was led by Squadron Leader Steve Carr flying Bravo November, the same aircraft that was so successful during the Falklands War in 1982.  For leading the assault Squadron Leader Carr was awarded with the Distinguished Flying Cross.
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 Opened in 1932, Ryde airport became the principal airport for the Isle of Wight, with routes being operated to destinations as far away as Croydon, Bristol and Shoreham, as well as a regular commuter service that took in Southampton, Bournemouth and Portsmouth.  This painting depicts a typical day early in 1936 when aircraft of both Portsmouth, Southsea and Isle of Wight Aviation Ltd  and Railway Air Services were using the airport, in this case, Airspeed Courier G-ADAY and De Havilland Dragon Rapide G-ACPR City of Birmingham respectively.  The airport closed officially in 1939, but may have been used sporadically after the war.  The site of the airport is now occupied by Tesco and McDonalds.

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 The Fokker DR.1 Triplane (213/17) of Fritz Kempf swoops on a pair of unsuspecting Sopwith Camels whilst on patrol over the Western Front in 1917. Kempfs  practise of having his name painted across the top wing of his aircraft was supplemented by the taunt Do You Remember Me? on the mid wing. His aircraft is depicted in the colours worn by Jasta Boelcke of the Imperial Air Service.

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 Two F14 Tomcats of VF-1 pass in close formation over the stern of the veteran USS Ranger (CV-61)

USS Ranger by Ivan Berryman (GS)
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On 17th June 1944, 780 miles west of Saipan in Mid Pacific, the Gato class submarine USS Cavalla dives after a lucky sighting of a Japanese Naval Task Force, which included the aircraft carriers Taiho, Shokaku and Zuikaku. The Cavalla then trailed the Japanese, attacking and sinking the Shokaku on the 19th.

A Chance Encounter by Robert Barbour (AP)
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The Pedestal Convoy of August 1942 was one of the most heavily protected convoys in the history of sea warfare.  Fourteen of the fastest cargo ships of the time were protected by 4 carriers, 2 battleships, 7 cruisers and 32 destroyers.  The destroyer HMS Ashanti is in the foreground of the painting.  Also depicted are the carrier HMS Indomitable, with her Hurricanes cirling the convoy overhead, and the cargoe ship Port Chalmers to the right of the picture.

Pedestal Convoy by Anthony Saunders (Y)
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 Gneisenau returns to Kiel harbour after participating in Operation Nord Mark. With number one bowline secured crew crew prepares to bring the ship alongside.

K.M.S. Gneisenau - Stand by The Bowlines by Randall Wilson (GL)
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Battle of  the Saints during the War of the American Revolution. Following the American victory at Yorktown in 1781, the war moved to the West Indies where a French fleet of 33 war ships commanded by Comte de Grasse began escorting an invasion force of 150 ships towards Jamaica. Between Guadeloupe and Dominica, the French encountered a British force of 37 war ships commanded by Admiral George Rodney. On April 9th 1782, the two fleets engaged in a long range gun duel, each fleet tried manoeuvering for an advantage over the following two days. Three French vessels were put out of action due to collisions, then on the morning of April 12th both fleets engaged in the major battle. The British broke the French line and De Grasse failed to reform the ships in line. After the days battle he surrendered his flag ship Ville de Paris to Admiral Lord Hood on HMS Barfleur. Admiral Rodney in his flag ship HMS Formidable engaged with other Royal Navy ships against four French ships of the line, the rest of the French fleet scattered. De Grasse was the first French naval commander ever to be taken in combat.
The Battle of the Saints by John Martin Hillhouse. (GS)
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  HMS Glorious and HMS Repulse fire opening salvos against the German cruiser Pillau at the Heligoland Bight 17th November 1917.

Engage by Randall Wilson. (P)
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 The cruiser HMS Frobisher dominates this scene off Houlgate at the Normandy landings of 1944.  The monitor HMS Roberts lies beyond Frobisher with a Large Infantry Landing Ship or LSI (L) unshipping its LCAs on the extreme right of the picture.  In the foreground, a motor launch attends a group of LCP (L)s as they head for the French beaches.  Two Spitfire Mk.IXs conduct sweeps overhead as Operation Neptune gathers momentum.

HMS Frobisher and HMS Roberts at Normandy by Ivan Berryman
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Under tow, HMS Vanguard having left John Brown shipyard, passes Dalmuir ship docks, Clydebank, 1946.  HMS Vanguard would be the last British battleship to be built.

HMS Vanguard, Away the Vanguard by Randall Wilson (GS)
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MILITARY PRINTS

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 Depicting French Cuirassiers charging onto the British squares during the Battle of Waterloo.

The Battle of Waterloo by Felix Philippoteaux. (GL)
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DHM805.  Episode during the Siege of Paris by E Detaille.
Episode during the Siege of Paris by Edouard Detaille.
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DHM546.  The 33rd (Duke of Wellingtons) Regiment storming the Great Redoubt at the Battle of Alma, 20th September 1854 by David Rowlands.

The 33rd (Duke of Wellingtons) Regiment storming the Great Redoubt at the Battle of Alma, 20th September 1854 by David Rowlands.
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 At the moment of the crowing triumph of his career, Brian Boru, the high king of Ireland is struck down after a final desperate attack by one of his enemies.

Death of Brian Boru - Clontarf by David Pentland. (GS)
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DHM1393GL. Sun in Splendour by Chris Collingwood.  Soldiers of the Yorkist cause c.1461.  Crossbowman, Man at arms and knight with the standard of the Sun in Splendour.

Sun in Splendour by Chris Collingwood. (GL)
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VAR308GL. Officer de Chasseur Cheval by Theodore Gericault.

Officer de Chasseur Cheval by Theodore Gericault (GL)
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DHM259. News from the Front by Mark Churms.

News from the Front by Mark Churms.
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When Portuguese traders took advantage of the constant violence in Japan to sell the Japanese their first firearms, one of the quickest to take advantage of this new technology was the powerful daimyo Oda Nobunaga. In 1575 the impetuous Takeda Katsuyori lay siege to Nagashino castle, a possession of an ally of Nobunagas, Tokugawa Ieyasu. An army was despatched to relieve the siege by Nobunaga and Ieyasu, two of the most influential figures in Japanese history, and the two sides faced each other across the plain of Shidarahara. The Takeda samurai were brave, loyal and renowned for their cavalry charges, but Nobunaga, counting on Katsuyoris impetuosity, had 3,000 musketeers waiting behind prepared defences for their assault. The outcome of this clash of tactics and technologies was to change the face of Japanese warfare forever.

Battle of Nagashino by Brian Palmer.
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SPORT PRINTS

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Johnny Herbert is shown in the Benetton B195.  Herbert took a deserved victory at his home British Grand Prix at Silverstone, beating the Ferrari of Frenchman Jean Alesi into second place by more than 16 seconds, and ahead of fellow briton David Coulthard in the third placed Williams.  He also claimed victory at the Italian Grand Prix at Monza.  Along with Michael Schumachers nine victories, Herbert  helped Benetton win their first constructors championship in the 1995 season.  The Formula One Benetton B195 was designed by Rory Byrne and Ross Brawn for use in the 1995 Formula One season by Benetton.  The B195 was almost identical to the B194 but for a change of engine supplier from Ford to Renault V10 engine, the same type the rival Williams team was using.  With his first two Formula One wins under his belt in 1995, Johnny Herbert won just one more race, winning at the Nurburgring at the European Grand Prix in 1999, racing for Stewart Ford.  He retired from Formula One in 2000.

Johnny Herbert/ Benetton B.195 by Ivan Berryman (GS)
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B42. Gerhard Berger/ Ferrari 412.T2 by Ivan Berryman.

Gerhard Berger/ Ferrari 412.T2 by Ivan Berryman.
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FAR695.  Tribute to Lester Piggott by Stuart McIntyre.

Tribute to Lester Piggott by Stuart McIntyre.
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 The legendary Welsh rugby union captain Gareth Edwards is brought to life in the triple portrait. Gareth Edwards is revered in Wales and considered one of the finest players ever. in part of the montage he is shown going over for a try against England.
Gareth Edwards by Darren Baker. (AP)
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GITW5602GS.  At the Water by Thomas Blinks 1860 to 1912

At the Water by Thomas Blinks 1860 to 1912. (GS)
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Race horses gallop to the finish shown in this racing painting by Mark Churms.

The Finish by Mark Churms.
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 Jean Alesi drove the number 11 Sauber in the 1999 Formula One season.  With just seven finishes that year, his only points-scoring races were at San Marino and Japan, where he finished in 6th place.

Jean Alesi - Sauber by Ivan Berryman. (GS)
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 In 1974 the greatest rugby union side ever to leave the British Isles took on the mighty Springboks in a gruelling 22 match series, including four test matches. By the end, each member of that historic team had entered British Rugby folklore. Several of the victorious side from the 1971 tour of New Zealand united once again and accomplished a remarkable unbeaten record of 21 consecutive victories and a draw in the final test, however, many commentators feel that a perfect record was denied due to poor refereeing. Individual performances, which caught the headlines, included the magnificent half-back pairing of Phil Bennett and Gareth Edwards. JJ Williams completed two brilliant tries during the third test and finished with an impressive 112 tour tries in total. Roger Uttleys appearance in no less than 16 of the 22 games was a formidable achievement and JPR Williams, possibly the greatest ever full back, would have won the final test with a magnificent run to set up Fergus Slatterys try only for it to be dubiously disallowed. Scotlands Ian McGeechan demonstrated superb agility and pace in the centre whilst fellow country man, Andy Irvine, produced countless moments of sublime skill in the final two tests and will always be remembered as one of the most gifted players ever to don a Lions shirt. The Lions tremendous forward line led by inspirational Captain Willie John McBride was in many respects the driving force behind the success of the 1974 tour. McBrides courage and leadership singled him out above all others, as this was to be his fifth and final Lions tour. McBrides Lions career spanned a remarkable 12 years and 17 tests, a record, which may never be surpassed. The other forwards including Cotton, McLauchlan, Gordon Brown, Windsor, Slattery and Mervyn Davies combined effectively to set up a strong platform for victory and proved to be stalwarts in both attack and defence. Everyone returned from the 1974 tour a hero and it would be fair to say that this unparalleled squad is still a benchmark to which each and every successive Lions team since 1974 have strived to emulate.

Pride of Lions 74 by Keith Fearon. (B)
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