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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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 Handley Page 0/400s are attacked by German Albatross fighters as they return home from a raid during 1918.

Difficult Journey Home by Ivan Berryman. (GL)
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After taking part in the Battle of France early in 1940, 85 Squadron moved to Croydon on the 19th August, where, led by renowned squadron leader Peter Townsend DSO DFC, the squadron played a notable part in the Battle of Britain.  Thirty Hurricane squadrons participated in the Battle of Britain compared to only eighteen Spitfire squadrons, claiming 80 percent of the RAF victories.  Sir Sidney Camms innovative design ensured the Hurricane became a classic fighter.  Hurricane Patrol portrays Squadron Leader Peter Townsend leading 85 Squadron on a high altitude sortie during the long hot summer of 1940.

Hurricane Patrol by Graeme Lothian (GS)
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 Blenheim IVs of No 21 Squadron, here being attacked by Adolf Gallands Bf 109 on 21st June 1940.  Galland claimed two Blenheims and a Spitfire that day before he, too, was shot down by the defending Spitfires of 303 Sqn.

Tribute to the Blenheim Crews by Ivan Berryman. (P)
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 Typhoon IBs of No.181 Squadron attack a German supply vessel off the coast of northern France during the run up to D-Day in 1944 using cannon and 60il rockets. This unique aircrafts amazing speed at low level and awesome fire-power proved formidable and, after a shaky start to its service career, proved itself beyond all doubt to be an essential tool in the softening-up operations against German defences prior to allied invasion in June 1944.

Typhoon Season by Ivan Berryman. (APB)
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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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 With 39 confirmed victories to his credit, Major John Gilmour is also recognised as the joint highest scoring pilot on the Martinsyde G.100 Elephant, an unusual score given the poor performance of this aircraft in one-on-one combat. He was awarded the DSO, MC and 2 Bars during the course of his flying career and in 1917 was posted to 65 Squadron as Flight Commander flying Sopwith Camels. On 1st July 1918, he downed three Fokker D.VIIs, a Pfalz and an Albatros D.V in the space of just 45 minutes.  In 1918 he was promoted to the rank of major and posted to command 28 Squadron in Italy, staying with the trusty Camel, but he did not add further to his score, although his final un-confirmed total may have been as high as 44. He is depicted here claiming his second kill on 24th September 1916 when he destroyed a Fokker E.1 whilst flying Elephant No 7284.

Major John Gilmour by Ivan Berryman. (GS)
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 Aircraft of Jasta 10 prepare to taxi out for a dawn patrol, led by the fearless Leutnant Werner Voss in his Fokker F1 103/17 in September 1917. Arguments still rage concerning the colour of the engine cowling on his Triplane. Certainly, when the aircraft was delivered, its upper surfaces were painted factory finish streaked green and, it is recorded that it was flown as delivered with Voss personal mechanic noting that no extra painting was undertaken, aside from Voss Japanese kite face which occupied the nose.  However, research shows that by the time of Voss death on 23rd September 1917, after his epic battle with SE5s of 56 Sqn, the cowling was probably yellow in keeping with all Jasta 10 aircraft. Renowned by pilots from both sides for his bravery and extraordinary abilities with his diminutive Triplane, the young ace scored a total of 48 confirmed victories before being brought down by Lieutenant Rhys Davids on the very day that he was due to go on leave.  The Fokker F1 differed from the production DR.1 in detail only, Voss machine being fitted with a captured 110hp Le Rhone engine, his aircraft not being fitted with the outer wing skids common to the DR.1.

Leutnant Werner Voss by Ivan Berryman. (GS)
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 No one knows for certain whether the two great fighter aces Douglas Bader and Adolf Galland actually fought each other in a one-on-one combat, but it is thought highly likely that they did as the famous Tangmere Wing led by Bader regularly found itself dueling with the Bf.109s of JG.26 led by Galland.  Their great rivalry came to an end in August 1941 when Bader was shot down over St Omer, but these two heroes were to become close friends after the war, each having the utmost respect for the other.

Adversaries by Ivan Berryman. (GS)
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Flanked by destroyers, Tirpitz departs Altafjord, July 1942.  Passing her port bow is a Focke-Wulf FW200 Condor C3, outbound for Recon duties.  Fighter escort was performed by Me110s.

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By June 1944 the US Fleet had made a huge leap across the Pacific to the Marianas, a small group of Japanese held islands of which Saipan would prove the most difficult to overcome. The landing were supported by the US 5th Fleet, which included USS North Carolina together with an increasingly powerful armada of battle hardened warships.

USS North Carolina, Saipan Bound by Anthony Saunders (GS)
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 One of the most iconic ships of all time and now beautifully restored to her 1805 condition at Portsmouth, Nelson's flagship at the Battle of Trafalgar, HMS Victory, is seen here departing Portsmouth Harbour with the frigate Euryalus.

Farewell, Old Portsmouth by Ivan Berryman. (GS)
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 One of the most experienced and respected test pilots in history, Eric 'Winkle' Brown carried out the first landing and take off by a jet aircraft on an aircraft carrier on 3rd December 1945.  This was accomplished in the second prototype De Havilland Vampire LZ551/G which had been extensively modified for the sole purpose of carrier operations.  Not only was an arrester hook added, but the aircraft featured larger flaps and was fitted with the more powerful Goblin 2 engine.  The first take off by a jet from an aircraft carrier is depicted here as Lt Cdr Brown lifts away from the deck of HMS Ocean on that momentous day.

Tribute to Lt Cdr Eric 'Winkle' Brown by Ivan Berryman. (GS)
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The P&O Cruise Liner SS Uganda is shown anchored off the Greek Island of Santorini.  Although part of the P&O fleet, SS Uganda kept the livery of the British India Steam Navigation Company Ltd  (B.I.) which was taken over by P&O in 1971.

SS Uganda at Santorini by Ivan Berryman. (GS)
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In the early morning murk of 24th May 1941, the forward 15in guns of HMS Hood fire the first shots against the mighty German battleship Bismarck.  Both Bismarck and her escort, the Prinz Eugen, immediately responded, the latter causing a fierce fire on Hoods upper deck, while plunging shot from Bismarck penetrated deep into the British ships hull, causing an explosion that ripped the Hood apart, sinking her in an instant.  Tragically, just three survivors were rescued from the water.

HMS Hood Opens Fire Upon the Bismarck by Ivan Berryman (GS)
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HMS Ark Royal  part of Force H along with the Battleship HMS Renown and Cruiser HMS Sheffield departs Gibraltar to take part in the search for the Bismarck in the Atlantic. During the hunt HMS Ark Royal, Swordfish mistakenly attack the Royal Navy cruiser HMS Sheffiled. Fortunately, the torpedoes were not primed properly and crusier recieived no major damage. Spotter planes from HMS Ark Royal eventually found the Bismarck. and a attack commenced, crippling the Bismarcks rudder. The damage sustained lead to the rest of the Royal Navy surface fleet catching up with the Bismarck and sinking her. HMS ark Royal returns to the mediteranean. later on 13 November 1941: While on her return to Gibraltar in company with the HMS Malaya,  HMS Argus,  and HMS Hermione supported by Seven destroyers,  HMSArk Royal is attacked by the U-81  under the command of Kapitanleutnant Guggenberger  in the Mediterranean., and at 1541, a torpedo strikes the starboard side and the ship immediately takes a 10 degree list. within 20 minutes this list has increased to 18 degrees and Captain Maund orders all only essential crew to remain aboard  with the rest of the crew to abandon ship. Destroyer HMS  Legion under the command of Commander R. S. Jessel comes alongside and takes most of her crew on board, leaving 250 crew and t Captain Maund to try and save the ship but they have to also abndon ship,  and just 14 hours after the torpedo strike HMS Ark Royal  rolls over and sinks.  from the entire crew their was only only one fatality,Able Seaman E. Mitchell was killed.

HMS Ark Royal by Brian Wood (GS)
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Undoubtedly the most famous battle in the history of naval warfare. The battle of Trafalgar was fought on a calm, almost windless day, on 21st October 1805. Nelsons revolutionary battle plan was to cut apart the larger Franco-Spanish fleet of Vice-Admiral Villeneuve by sailing in two single column divisions directly at right angles into the combined fleet and thus rendering almost half of the leading ships useless until they could turn and join the fight, which in such calm conditions could take hours. The battle raged for five hours, in which time not one single British ship was lost, however, Nelson would tragically lose his life at the very moment of his triumph, a triumph which rendered the British Navy unchallenged in supremacy for over a century.

Trafalgar by Brian Wood. (GS)
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MILITARY PRINTS

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 Helmand Province, Afghanistan, April 2007.  Troops of 1st Battalion Royal Anglian Regiment engage Taliban insurgents from a compound roof at dusk during Operation Herrick 6.  In addition to small arms a one shot AT4 anti tank launcher is used against more difficult targets.

On the Roof by David Pentland.
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Ernst Barkmann  of the Das Reich 2nd SS panzer Division holds his position near St lo, Normandy 26th July 1944. against an American Armoured breakthrough.

Barkmanns Stand by David Pentland. (GL)
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 Royal Engineers Churchill AVREs of 6th Assault Regiment, 81st Squadron and DD Shermans of the 4/7th Dragoon Guards. Both units were part of perhaps the most important formation involved in the British and Canadian landings, the 79th Armoured Division or Funnies. Composed of a variety of armoured vehicles, designed to support the beach assault troops, they included mine flails, bunker busters, carpet layers, and amphibious tanks.

Gold Beach, Normandy, 6th June 1944 by David Pentland. (P)
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GDHM9022GS.  A Battery of Koehler Depressing Guns, 1782 at the Siege of Gibraltar (1779-83) by David Rowlands.

A Battery of Koehler Depressing Guns, 1782 at the Siege of Gibraltar (1779-83) by David Rowlands. (GS)
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 Arguably the most iconic moment in British naval history, <i>HMS Victory</i> is depicted just moments from firing her devastating opening salvo into the stern galleries of the French flagship </i>Bucentaure</i> at Trafalgar as Nelson's flagship enters the fray at approximately 12.30pm on October 21st 1805.  Beyond <i>Victory</i>, in the extreme distance through the gun smoke, Collingwood's <i>Royal Sovereign</i>is engaging the <i>Santa Ana</i>.  To the left of the painting, the French <i>Neptune</i> and Spanish <i>San Justo</i> can be seen with <i>Redoutable</i> immediately beyond <i>Victory</i>, trying vainly to close the gap.  <i>Victory</i>, already shot to pieces, is about to wreak her terrible revenge on the <i>Bucentaure</i> in the foreground where Vice-Admiral Villeneuve can be seen on the poop deck - wearing the green corduroy pantaloons.  Nelson was surely the nemesis of Villeneuve, who had been summarily humiliated some seven years earlier at the Battle of the Nile and Nelson's tactics would again win the day for His Majesty's navy, albeit at the tragic cost of Nelson himself.

Nemesis by Ivan Berryman. (GM)
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 The Royal Navy aimed to block communications between France and its American colonies. On May 3rd 1747, a British fleet of 14 warships intercepted a French convoy off Cape Finnisterre. The French ships were protected by eight ships of the line, the British fleet under Admiral George Anson attacked the French. Many of the merchant ships escaped, but Admiral Anson pursued the French ships of the line commanded by Admiral La Jonquiere. A series of running fights ended with all French warships sunk or captured.
The First Battle of Finnisterre, 3rd May 1747 by Richard Paton (GL)
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 2 R Welsh Battle Group strike into Basra City, summer 2007.  The original painting was commissioned by the regiment.

A Hot Night in Basra by David Pentland. (GL)
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Depicting the Light Brigade at the moment of reaching the Russian guns. Shown are the 11th Hussars and the 17th Lancers.  The all time classic image of the disastrous  Charge of the Light Brigade which included the 17th lancers, who lead the charge.  Lord Cardigan is shown on the left, dressed in his 11th Hussars uniform.   The Light Brigade were being kept in reserve, after the successful charge of the heavy brigade, but the slow advance of the British Infantry to take advantage of the heavy brigades success had given the Russian forces time to take away Artillery pieces from captured redoubts.  Raglan, after seeing this ordered the light brigade to advance rapidly to the front, follow the enemy and try to prevent the enemy carrying away the guns. This message taken by Captain Nolan, to Lord Lucan, the cavalry Commander.  One of the Officers of Raglans Staff, urged Lucan, who could only see the main Russian Artillery position at the head of a valley.  Lord Lucan rode over to Cardigan and ordered him to attack these guns.  So the Light Brigade charged these Russian guns, and not the guns being taken away by Russian forces from the redoubts. The carnage was great, from the 673 men who started the charge, 113 men were killed and many others wounded. The Light Brigade was made up of the 4th and 13th Light Dragoons, 8th and 11th Hussars and the 17th Lancers. A spectating French Officer General Pierre Bosquet proclaimed - It is magnificent but it is not war.

Relief of the Light Brigade by Richard Caton Woodville (GL)
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McLaren at Monaco, Hakkinen and Coulthard 1998 by Ivan Berryman.
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 Alain Prost in his number 2 Williams dices with Jean Alesi in his number 27 Ferrari at the British Grand Prix in 1993.  Prost went on to win this race after Damon Hill suffered engine failure, while Alesi finished in 9th place, a lap behind Prost.

Alain Prost and Jean Alesi, British Grand Prix, Silverstone, 1993 by Ivan Berryman. (GS)
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 Three of the famous cars of Ayrton Senna; the John Player Special Lotus in which he made his name; the number 1 McLaren in which he dominated so many races, and his number 2 Williams, the car in which he never completed a race. After two non-finishes at the start of the 1994 season, he was involved in a fatal accident in the third race of the season at Imola, San Marino.

Senna Tribute by Ivan Berryman. (GS)
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B0040GS. Jean Alesi/ Benetton B.196 by Ivan Berryman

Jean Alesi/ Benetton B.196 by Ivan Berryman (GS)
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Daylami and Frankie Dettori winning the Breeders Cup Turf.
Daylami by Stephen Smith.
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 Winning the Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh.
Gossamer by Stephen Smith. (Y)
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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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 Ferrari Pit Stop 2001.
Masters of Strategy II by Michael Thompson.
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