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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 Sopwith Camel was with the mainstay of the Royal Flying Corps.  It is shown here downing an Albatros over the Western Front.

Sopwith Camel by Anthony Saunders. (GL)
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 Swordfish of 825 Sqn led by Lt-Cdr Esmonde begin their heroic attack on the battlescruisers Scharnhorst and Gneisenau and the heavy cruiser Prinz Eugen as they make their way up the English Channel from Brest during Operation Cerberus on 12th February 1942.  Although all the aircraft were lost and no significant damage was done to the German fleet, all the pilots were decorated for their bravery and Lt-Cdr Esmonde received the first Fleet Air Arm VC to be awarded, albeit posthumously.  The painting depicts the first wave of Swordfish attacking the Scharnhorst with Gneisenau taking avoiding action in the distance.  A German torpedo boat has turned to confront the attacking aircraft.

Attack on the Scharnhorst by Ivan Berryman.
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 The Italian Air Force's involvement in the Battle of Britain is one of the less documented facets of the conflict of 1940, but raids by aircraft of the Corpo Aereo Italiano (CAI) on mainland Britain were a reality in the closing stages, usually with little effect and almost always with high losses on the Italian side, due largely to obsolete aircraft and lack of pilot training.  Based at Ursel in Belgium, Fiat BR.20 bombers flew over 100 sorties, usually escorted by Fiat CR.42s, as illustrated here, the nearest aircraft being that of 18° <i>Gruppo's</i> Commanding Officer Maggiore Ferruccio Vosilla, wearing the white fuselage band and command pennant on the fuselage side.

Italian Raiders by Ivan Berryman. (GS)
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A pair of Spitfires on patrol over the southern counties during the Battle of Britain.

Peaceful Interlude (Spitfires) by Ivan Berryman. (APB)
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In one of the finest portrayals of the Avro Lancaster, Moonlight Run depicts the aircraft of Fl. Lt. Mickey Martin (ED909 AJ-P) at the moment of release of the Wallace Bomb during the Dams raid on the Ruhr in 1943. With only the gentlest of moonlight rippling over the dark water of the Mohne, this dramatic picture plays homage to the impossible low altitudes and high speeds that were necessary to complete successfully their heroic mission. A stark and refreshing treatment of a subject at the hearts of all aviation historians.

Moonlight Run (Dambusters) by Ivan Berryman.
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 The Lancaster B MkIII of Flt Lt J V Hopgood was the second aircraft to make an attempt at breaching the Möhne Dam on the night of 16/17th of May 1943.  Already damaged by flak en route to their target, the embattled Lancaster ED925(G) (AJ-M) encountered intense flak and 20mm fire from the shore and from the towers of the dam itself. Flying Officer Gregory's front gun turret had taken the full force of the flak burst during the journey, killing him instantly, and Hopgood himself was almost certainly wounded in the same explosion.  Nevertheless, they pressed home their attack but, just moments from the release of the Upkeep bomb, both of Hopgood's port engines took direct hits and burst into flames, and other rounds ripped through the starboard wing. Perhaps distracted by the sudden conflagration, Hopgood's aircraft released its bomb just seconds too late to be effective.  The bomb bounced over the dam wall, landing on the power station below where it exploded with devastating results.  With blazing fuel now engulfing the wing of his crippled aircraft, Hopgood climbed to about 500ft where the wing failed, sending ED925 into a dive from which it would never recover. By jumping clear, clutching their parachutes just moments before impact, two of her crew survived to become prisoners of war.

Bravest of the Brave by Ivan Berryman. (GL)
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 Undoubtedly one of the truly great Aces of the First World War, William Billy Bishop became celebrated for his technique of actively seeking out the enemy and bringing the fight to him, rather than the more usual practice of patrolling in search of enemy activity. An example of this was his single-handed attack on a German airfield in June 1917 when he destroyed not only a number of aircraft on the ground, but then successfully despatched another seven Albatross scouts that took off to engage him. For this action, he was awarded the Victoria Cross in August 1917 and his final tally when the war ended was 72 confirmed victories. He is depicted here in his Nieuport Scout B1566 in combat with a Pfalz D.III.

Captain William Billy Bishop by Ivan Berryman. (GL)
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 Projected nightfighter development of the Do335 with Jumo 222 engines and long span wings.

Dornier 435 by David Pentland. (GS)
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HMS Duke of York passes Heaven gate, Scapa Flow, on her return from the battle of North Cape.  Following astern is HMS Belfast and HMS Jamaica.  HMS Meteor is already at anchor to the left of the painting.

Return the Victor, HMS Duke of York entering Scapa Flow by Randall Wilson (GS)
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 The allied invasion of Normandy Operation Overlord was the greatest sea-bourne military operation in history. Key to its success and at the heart of the invasion were the Landings of the British 50th division on Gold beach and the Canadian 3rd Division on Juno beach. They provided a vital link between the landings of the British 3rd Division on Sword beach and the Americans on Omaha and Utah beaches. They were also crucial in securing the beachhead and the drive inland to Bayeux and Caen.
Glosters Return by David Griffin (Y)
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In support of the American landings at Utah and Omaha beaches, the USS Texas slugs it out with German heavy gun emplacements during the D-Day landings.

Gunline Omaha - USS Texas by Randall Wilson (GL)
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Bismarck and Prinz Eugen exiting the Denmark Strait before the historic encounter with HMS Hood.

Big brother little sister (Bismarck and Prinz Eugen ) By Randall Wilson. (GL)
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DHM1158GL. Admiral Nelsons Victory at the Battle of the Nile by Graeme Lothian.

Admiral Nelsons Victory at the Battle of the Nile by Graeme Lothian (GL)
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HMS Dreadnought passes Spice Island as she heads for the open sea escorted by a torpedo boat destroyer.

HMS Dreadnought at Portsmouth by Randall Wilson.
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 Type 21 frigate HMS Ambuscade (F172) is shown passing the swing bridge as she enters Taranto Harbour.

HMS Ambuscade by Ivan Berryman (P)
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Westland Wyverns go vertical over HMS Eagle during the Suez Crisis of 1956

Up and Over by Randall Wilson (GS)
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 British infantry supported by Warrior armoured vehicles advance into Iraq, February 1991.

The Storm and the Sabre by Simon Smith. (GL)
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 Themistocles had chosen the narrow waters at the entrance to the bay well. The Persians could not bring their larger fleet to bear on the smaller Greek fleet and due to the design and manoeuverability of the Greek Triremes, the Greek fleet sailed down the right channel next to Salamis and turned to ram the Persian fleet as it entered the bay. The Persian captains tried frantically to turn their ships but their oars became entangled and the turning manoeuvre caused the ships to run into each other. The Greek Triremes were able to ram the leading Persian ships, disengage and ram again. This was a great victory for Themistocles who lost only 70 ships from his fleet of 380 Triremes, compared to the loss of over 600 ships from the Persian fleet of over 1,000.

Battle of Salamis, 23rd September 480BC by Wilhelm von Kaulbach. (Y)
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General Lasalle who was killed during the battle of Wagram and is shown leading the cavalry charge
Portrait of General de Lasalle by Edouard Detaille (GL)
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On the 11th January 1879, a British Force under the command of Lord Chelmsford crossed the Buffalo River into Zululand.  A small garrison was left at Rorkes Drift.  The force consisted of 1600 British troops, mainly from the 1st and 2nd Battalions 24th Regiment, and 2500 native soldiers.  A tented camp was established at Isandhlwana Hill.  At 4am on the morning of 22nd January, Lord Chelmsford took half his force to reconnoitre to southeast in search of main Zulu army.  Just after 8am a force of 25000 Zulu warriors attacked the remainder of the force in the camp.  Surprised, outnumbered by more than six to one, in a position offering little defence, the defenders were soon overpowered and a dreadful slaughter ensued.  A few men escaped and re-crossed the Buffalo River to safety.  Victoria Crosses were awarded to Lieutenants Melvill and Coghill, who saved the Queens Colour of the 1st/24th and to Private Wassell, 90th Foot, who saved a comrade while escaping across the Buffalo River.

Battle of Isandhlwana by Charles Fripp (GL)
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  The French Knights attack Henry Vs English infantry lines and are repelled during the Battle of Agincourt, a victory for Henry V.

The Battle of Agincourt by Brian Palmer (GS)
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 Avery and his vessel the Fancy being a ship of 46 guns and 150 men set sail in 1695 bound for Madagascar. On the way the fancy caught up with and captured the Ganj-i-Sawai, owned by the Great Mogul himself. Its name means Exceeding Treasure and the treasure it yielded surpassed anything yet seen in the history of piracy. Long Ben became the pirates pirate.

Captain Henry Long Ben Avery by Chris Collingwood. (GS)
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The battle of Austerlitz was fought on a cold Winters day just a few miles east of Brunn in Moravia on the 2nd December 1805. This was the climax to the great campaign of 1805. Fought between the French who defeated the Russian and Austrian Armies.
The Battle of Austerlitz by Carl Vernet.
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 British 15th Light dragoons (and Hussars) and 16th Light Dragoons engage the French 1st Provincial Chasseurs during the Peninsula War.

Incident on the Peninsula by Chris Collingwood. (Y)
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 Adelaide, Australia, the final race of the 1993 Formula 1 season.  Ayrton Senna was tragically killed at Imola, Italy, in May the following year.

Senna's Final Victory by Ivan Berryman. (GL)
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GITW5600GS.  Safely Over by Thomas Blinks.

Safely Over by Thomas Blinks (GS)
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B0049GS. Damon Hill/ Williams FW.17 by Ivan Berryman.

Damon Hill/ Williams FW.17 by Ivan Berryman (GS)
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GIFP0940GS. A rest from Fishing  by Alexander F Rolfe (1814 to 1875) (GS)
A rest from Fishing by Alexander F Rolfe (1814 to 1875) (GS)
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In the final moments of extra time of the game, the England number 10, Jonny Wilkinson slotted a perfect drop goal which clinched victory over Australia, winning 20 points to 17.

Rugby World Cup Final 2003 by David Pentland. (P)
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 Damon Hill, World Champion

King of the Track by Stuart Coffield
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 Jacques Villeneuve.

The Maple Leaf Maestro by Stuart Coffield
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Portrait of Ayrton Senna by Robert Tomlin. (P)
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