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Stephen - World Naval Ships Directory

Stephen

Builder : Stephen
Country : UK

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

NameLaunchedFate
HMS Noble25th November 1915Sold 8th November 1921.
HMS E3123rd August 1915Scrapped February 1922
HMS Nomad7th February 1916Sunk 31st May 1916.
HMS Nizam6th April 1916Completed by Beardmore. Sold 9th May 1921.
HMS Nonpareil16th May 1916Sold 9th May 1921.
HMS Prince26th July 1916Sold for breaking 9 May 1921
HMS Pylades28th September 1916Sold for breaking 9 May 1921
HMS Sturgeon11th January 1917Sold for scrap 16th December 1926.
HMS Vesper15th December 1917Scrapped 14th March 1949.
HMS Sceptre18th April 1917Sold 16th December 1926.
HMS Tormentor22nd May 1917Sold for scrap 7th November 1929.
HMS Tornado4th August 1917Mined North Sea 23 December 1917
HMS Vidette28th February 1918Sold for scrap 4th March 1947.
HMS Voyager8th May 1918Transferred to Royal Australian Navy in October 1933
HMS Sabre23rd September 1918Sold for scrap November 1945.
HMS Saladin17th February 1919Sold for scrap 29th June 1947.
HMS Sardonyx27th May 1919Scrapped 23rd June 1945.
HMS Grenade12th November 1935Sunk 29th May 1940.
HMS Gallant26th September 1935Sunk as blockship September 1943 Malta.
HMS Mallard26th March 1936Sold for scrap 21st April 1947.
HMS Puffin5th May 1936Sold 16th April 1947.
HMS Sikh17th December 1937Lost 14 September 1942
HMS Zulu23rd September 1937Foundered 14th September 1942.
HMS Hermione18th May 1939Sunk 16th June 1942
HMS Kenya18th August 1939Scrapped 1962
HMS Tynedale5th June 1940Sunk by torpedo 12 December 1943.
HMS Whaddon16th July 1940Scrapped 5th April 1959.
HMS Manxman5th September 1940Scrapped 1st September 1972.
HMS Croome30th January 1941Scrapped 13th August 1957.
HMS Meteor3rd November 1941Sold to Turkish Navy 29 June 1959, renamed Piyale Pasha
HMS Blackmore2nd December 1941Sold to Denmark, 1952, renamed Esbern Snare F341. Broken up 1966 in Sweden.
HMS Dulverton1st April 1941Bombed and scuttled on 13 November 1943
HMS Poole25th June 1941Sold for scrap 1st January 1948.
HMS Matchless4th September 1941To Turkey (Kilicala Pasha) 16th July 1959.
HMS Bramham29th January 1942Transferred to Royal Hellenic Navy as Themistoklis March 1943
HMS Lyme Regis19th March 1942Scrapped at Sunderland August 1948
HMS Holcombe14th April 1942Sunk 12th December 1943.
HMS Ceylon30th July 1942To Peru (Colonel Bolognesi) 9th February 1960, scrapped 1985.
HMS Ariadne16th February 1943Scrapped June 1965.
HMS Amethyst7th May 1943Scrapped 19th January 1957.
HMS Hart7th July 1943Sold to West German Navy 1958, renamed Scheer
HMS Consort19th October 1944Scrapped 15th March 1961.
HMS Chevron23rd February 1944Scrapped 1969
HMS Cheviot2nd May 1944Scrapped 22nd October 1962
HMS Ocean8th July 1944Scrapped 1962.
HMS Dunkirk27th August 1945Scrapped 1965
HMS Defender29th July 1950Laid down as Dogstar and renamed in 1946. Scrapped 10th May 1972, James A. White & Co., Inverkeithing
Esbern Snare *18th July 1952Loaned from UK (ex - Blackmore), 18th July 1952. Scrapped 1966.
HMS Murray22nd February 1955Sold for scrap 14th August 1970.
Kilicala Pasha *16th July 1959From UK (ex - Matchless) 16th July 1959. Discarded 1970.
Coronel Bolognesi *9th February 1960From UK (Ceylon) 9th February 1960. Scrapped August 1985
HMS Lowestoft23rd June 1960Sunk as target, 8th June 1986.
HMS Zulu3rd July 1962To Indonesia (Martha Krystina Tiyahahu) 1984.
HMS Phoebe19th December 1964Scrapped 1992.
HMS Hermione26th April 1967Scrapped 1997.
Martha Krystina Tiyahahu *1984From UK (Zulu) 1984. Deleted 2000.

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

NameLaunchedFate
HMS Amethyst7th May 1943Scrapped 19th January 1957.
HMS Ariadne16th February 1943Scrapped June 1965.
HMS Blackmore2nd December 1941Sold to Denmark, 1952, renamed Esbern Snare F341. Broken up 1966 in Sweden.
HMS Bramham29th January 1942Transferred to Royal Hellenic Navy as Themistoklis March 1943
HMS Ceylon30th July 1942To Peru (Colonel Bolognesi) 9th February 1960, scrapped 1985.
HMS Cheviot2nd May 1944Scrapped 22nd October 1962
HMS Chevron23rd February 1944Scrapped 1969
HMS Consort19th October 1944Scrapped 15th March 1961.
Coronel Bolognesi *9th February 1960From UK (Ceylon) 9th February 1960. Scrapped August 1985
HMS Croome30th January 1941Scrapped 13th August 1957.
HMS Defender29th July 1950Laid down as Dogstar and renamed in 1946. Scrapped 10th May 1972, James A. White & Co., Inverkeithing
HMS Dulverton1st April 1941Bombed and scuttled on 13 November 1943
HMS Dunkirk27th August 1945Scrapped 1965
HMS E3123rd August 1915Scrapped February 1922
Esbern Snare *18th July 1952Loaned from UK (ex - Blackmore), 18th July 1952. Scrapped 1966.
HMS Gallant26th September 1935Sunk as blockship September 1943 Malta.
HMS Grenade12th November 1935Sunk 29th May 1940.
HMS Hart7th July 1943Sold to West German Navy 1958, renamed Scheer
HMS Hermione18th May 1939Sunk 16th June 1942
HMS Hermione26th April 1967Scrapped 1997.
HMS Holcombe14th April 1942Sunk 12th December 1943.
HMS Kenya18th August 1939Scrapped 1962
Kilicala Pasha *16th July 1959From UK (ex - Matchless) 16th July 1959. Discarded 1970.
HMS Lowestoft23rd June 1960Sunk as target, 8th June 1986.
HMS Lyme Regis19th March 1942Scrapped at Sunderland August 1948
HMS Mallard26th March 1936Sold for scrap 21st April 1947.
HMS Manxman5th September 1940Scrapped 1st September 1972.
Martha Krystina Tiyahahu *1984From UK (Zulu) 1984. Deleted 2000.
HMS Matchless4th September 1941To Turkey (Kilicala Pasha) 16th July 1959.
HMS Meteor3rd November 1941Sold to Turkish Navy 29 June 1959, renamed Piyale Pasha
HMS Murray22nd February 1955Sold for scrap 14th August 1970.
HMS Nizam6th April 1916Completed by Beardmore. Sold 9th May 1921.
HMS Noble25th November 1915Sold 8th November 1921.
HMS Nomad7th February 1916Sunk 31st May 1916.
HMS Nonpareil16th May 1916Sold 9th May 1921.
HMS Ocean8th July 1944Scrapped 1962.
HMS Phoebe19th December 1964Scrapped 1992.
HMS Poole25th June 1941Sold for scrap 1st January 1948.
HMS Prince26th July 1916Sold for breaking 9 May 1921
HMS Puffin5th May 1936Sold 16th April 1947.
HMS Pylades28th September 1916Sold for breaking 9 May 1921
HMS Sabre23rd September 1918Sold for scrap November 1945.
HMS Saladin17th February 1919Sold for scrap 29th June 1947.
HMS Sardonyx27th May 1919Scrapped 23rd June 1945.
HMS Sceptre18th April 1917Sold 16th December 1926.
HMS Sikh17th December 1937Lost 14 September 1942
HMS Sturgeon11th January 1917Sold for scrap 16th December 1926.
HMS Tormentor22nd May 1917Sold for scrap 7th November 1929.
HMS Tornado4th August 1917Mined North Sea 23 December 1917
HMS Tynedale5th June 1940Sunk by torpedo 12 December 1943.
HMS Vesper15th December 1917Scrapped 14th March 1949.
HMS Vidette28th February 1918Sold for scrap 4th March 1947.
HMS Voyager8th May 1918Transferred to Royal Australian Navy in October 1933
HMS Whaddon16th July 1940Scrapped 5th April 1959.
HMS Zulu3rd July 1962To Indonesia (Martha Krystina Tiyahahu) 1984.
HMS Zulu23rd September 1937Foundered 14th September 1942.

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

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First Added : 20:51, December 22, 2010
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AVIATION PRINTS

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 Squadron Leader H C Sawyer is depicted here flying his 65 Sqn Spitfire Mk.1a R6799 (YT-D) in the skies above Kent on 31st July 1940 at the height of the Battle of Britain. Chasing him is Major Hans Trubenbach of 1 Gruppe, Lehrgeschwader 2 in his Messerschmitt Vf109E-3 (Red 12) . The encounter lasted eight minutes with both pilots surviving.

High Pursuit by Ivan Berryman. (F)
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 On the 20th of April 1918, just one day before his death, the legendary Red Baron, Mannfred von Richthofen, claimed his final victory.  His famous Flying Circus was engaged in battle by Sopwith Camels of No.3 and No.201 Squadron.  Claiming his 79th victory, he had shot down Major Richard Raymond-Barker earlier in the dogfight - the British pilot being killed in the resulting crash.  However, it is his 80th and final victory that is depicted here.  In the centre of the painting, the Sopwith Camel of David Lewis has been brought into the firing line of von Richthofen, and is about to be sent down in flames from the sky - Lewis was fortunate to survive the encounter relatively unscathed.  Meanwhile the chaos of the dogfight is all around this duel, with aircraft of both sides wheeling and diving in combat.  The other pilots depicted are Weiss, Bell, Riley, Steinhauser, Mohnicke, Hamilton and Wenzl.

The Final Curtain by Ivan Berryman.
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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. (GS)
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 Whilst in command of 609 Sqn in January 1944, F/Lt (later Wing Commander) J R Baldwin, leading a small formation of Hawker Typhoon 1Bs, encountered thirty  Focke-Wulf Fw190s and engaged them in a furious battle. Nine enemy aircraft were shot down in the action, Baldwin accounting for two of them himself. He went on to finish the war as the highest-scoring Typhoon pilot of all with 15 confirmed victories, one shared, one probable and four damaged. He is depicted here, flying DN360 with the codes PR-A.

Hard Hitter by Ivan Berryman. (F)
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 Whilst flying with A Flight of 85 Squadron on 30th July 1940, Geoffrey Allard encountered a pair of Messerschmitt Bf.110s about 40 miles from the coast, apparently patrolling near a convoy.  After Squadron Leader Townsend, flying  Red 1, had made two unsuccessful attacks, Allard closed to 150 yards and began to fire continuously, eventually closing to just 25 yards, whereupon the starboard engine of the Bf.110 began to disintegrate. This was just one of eight victories that Allard claimed during the Battle of Britain to add to a previous eight that he had scored flying Hurricanes during the Battle of France.

Close Combat by Ivan Berryman. (B)
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 Focke-Wulf FW.190A-5/U8 of 1 Gruppe, Schnellkampfgeschwader 10 in 1943. All national markings were painted out, except for the call sign C on the fuselage and repeated, crudely sprayed, on the engine cowling.

Focke-Wulf Fw190A-5/U8 by Ivan Berryman. (C)
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 The Sopwith Dolphin was a radical departure from previous Sopwith design philosophies, embodying a reverse-stagger on the wings, a water-cooled Hispano-Suiza engine and an unusual, but highly popular positioning of the cockpit which gave the pilot unprecedented views. One exponent of this purposeful looking machine was Canadian Major A D Carter who claimed many of his 31 victories flying the Dolphin. He is shown here sending an Albatross to the ground on 8th May 1918 whilst flying C4017. Carter was himself shot down soon after became a prisoner of war. He was killed in 1919 whilst test flying a Fokker D.VII at Shoreham, Sussex.

Major Albert Carter by Ivan Berryman. (GL)
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 No one will ever know exactly what caused Max Immelmanns demise, but what is known is that his propeller was seen to disintegrate, which caused a series violent oscillations that ripped the Fokker E.III apart, the tail breaking away before the wings folded back, trapping the young German ace in his cockpit. The popular belief is that his interrupter gear malfunctioned, causing him to shoot away part of his own propeller, but British reports attribute Immelmanns loss to the gunnery of Cpl J H Waller from the nose of FE.2b 6346 flown by 2Lt G R McCubbin on Sunday, 18th June 1916. Immelmann was flying the spare E.III 246/16 as his own E.IV had been badly shot up earlier that day.

Immelmanns Last Flight by Ivan Berryman.
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The pride of the British fleet, The Mighty Hood as she was known, was launched in 1918.  Weighing in at over 40,000 tons she was 860 feet long and had eight 15 inch guns, at her launch she was more than a match for any adversary.  Hood sailed the world in the inter-war years and was admired in every foreign port she visited, however with a lack of major refits in this time the second world war found the Hood unprepared for a major battle,  On the 24th of May 1941 the German battleship Bismarck found Hoods achilles heel within only a few salvos, namely her inadequate deck armour.  Hood exploded in a huge fireball from which only three sailors survived.  Here HMS Hood is seen with Force H in the Mediterranean.  Winston Churchill knew that the powerful French fleet at Mers-el-Kebir could fall into German hands at any time and that the threat had to be removed by any means.  On the 3rd of July 1940 the French fleet was duly dispatched by Force H.  The Strasbourg being the only French battleship able to make her escape.  Hodd is depicted opening fire at 17.55 hours with the battleships Resolution and the destroyer HMS Foxhound to her stern.

HMS Hood - Operation Catapult by Anthony Saunders (P)
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Originally constructed as a Home Fleet Repair Ship, HMS Cyclops was later converted into a submarine depot ship and enjoyed a long career, both in the Mediterranean and in home waters.  Here she prepares to receive HMS Sceptre.  Another S-class submarine is already tethered alongside.

HMS Cyclops Prepares to Receive HMS Sceptre by Ivan Berryman (AP)
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 Flt. Lt. John Alexander Cruickshank in his consolidated Catalina. Winning his Victoria Cross for sinking U-347.

Sinking of U-Boat 347 by Tim Fisher.
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 Forming part of the Eastern Task Force covering the landings at Normandy in June 1944, the cruiser HMS Mauritius is shown in company with the monitor HMS Roberts and the cruiser HMS Frobisher shelling German batteries at Merville, Houlgate and Benerville as the combined British and American forces embark upon what would become known forever as D-Day.

Operation Neptune by Ivan Berryman (AP)
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B63.  HMS Malaya at Capetown by Ivan Berryman.

HMS Malaya at Capetown by Ivan Berryman.
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 The Japanese ship Takao at Flank speed, riding shotgun for the carrier

Flank Speed by Randall Wilson.
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 Besstrashniy (meaning Fearless) 434 heavy rocket ASW Destroyer is shown swinging to the port side of Pyotr Velikiy (meaning Peter the Great) a Kirov Class Cruiser as they clear a path for the carrier Minsk.

Arctic Waters by Randall Wilson. (AP)
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Midday, 21st October 1805, and Admiral Collingwoods flagship, the 100-gun HMS Royal Sovereign, breaks the allied line and delivers a shattering broadside on the Spanish flagship Santa Anna. Making great speed, Collingwoods ship had breached the Franco-Spanish line some distance ahead of the rest of his van and the Royal Sovereign suffered heavily as she quickly drew the attentions of three French and three Spanish ships. To her starboard, the French Indomitable can be seen firing into the British flagship while, astern of the Santa Anna, Belleisle and Fougueux are engaging ahead of Mars, Monarca and Pluton.

The Battle of Trafalgar - The First Engagement by Ivan Berryman. (Y)
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French skirmishers engaging Prussians during an attack in Metz during August 1870.  
Surprise attack in the Suburbs of Metz by Alphonse de Neuville.
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 Trapped within a rapidly decreasing perimeter, the exhausted BEF along with elements of the French 1st Army appeared to be at the mercy of the mighty Luftwaffe. No one though had reckoned on the brilliant leadership of Admiral Ramsay nor the gallant and unstinting efforts of the military and civilians who managed to rescue over 330,000 troops in nine days.

Operation Dynamo, Dunkirk, France 24th May - 4th June 1940 by David Pentland. (Y)
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Richard the Lionhearts tactical skills and military training played a substantial role in the capture of Acre in 1191 by the Crusaders. But Richard the Lionheart was ruthless and after the capture of the city he marched 2,700 Muslim soldiers onto the road of Nazareth and in front of the Muslim army positions, had them executed one by one.  But Richard the Lionheart was up against a great leader in Saladin and the crusades did not always go his way.  After he negotiated the Treaty of Jaffa with Saladin and secured the granting of special rights of travel around Palestine and in Jerusalem for Christian pilgrims, Richard the Lionheart started his journey back to England in 1192.  He was shipwrecked, and captured by the German Emperor Henry VI, only being released after a 150,000 mark ransom was paid.  This money was raised by taxes in England.

Richard the Lionheart by Brian Palmer.
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The story of the SAS through all major theatres they were involved in. From the start, North Africa 1941, Malaya 1952-1956, Borneo1965-1966, Aden 1967, Oman 1971-1976, Iranian Embassy 1980, Falklands Conflict 1982, Iraq 1991. The middle area shows Col. D. Stirling DSO, and the four single figures depict the different section, Boat, Mountain, Air and Mobility.

The SAS Full Circle by Graeme Lothian. (P)
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The battle of Inkerman, during the Crimean War, British and French victory over the Russian Empire.

The 20th Foot at the Battle of Inkerman, 5th November 1854 by David Rowlands (B)
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The younger Charles, after escaping the Worcester rout, is hiding in a pollard oak, with the Roundheads hunting for him.
The Boscobol Oak, By Ernest Crofts. (Y)
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 Study for the original painting Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth.
Page to Richard III, Bosworth 1485 by Mark Churms. (P)
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 The Pak 40 - a hard hitting 75mm German anti-tank gun-seen here mounted on an SPW for greater battlefield mobility was essentially a scaled up version of the PaK 38 debuted in Russia where it was needed to combat the newest Soviet tanks there.  It was designed to fire the same low-capacity APCBC, HE and HL projectiles which had been standardized for usage in the long barreled KwK 40 tank guns.

Pak40 Mounted on SPW Half-Track by Jason Askew. (P)
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SPORT PRINTS

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SPC5008. Neil Lennon by Gary Brandham.

Neil Lennon by Gary Brandham.
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David Coulthard driving the 1998 McLaren MP4/13.

The Silver Arrow by Ray Goldsbrough
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 Twickenham, March 16th 1996.  England return to the running game to clinch victory in style over Ireland and retain the Five Nations Championship.

In Full Flight by Keith Fearon.
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SFA7.  Galileo by Stephen Smith.

Galileo by Stephen Smith.
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 England 31 - New Zealand 28. Played at Twickenham, November 9th 2002. England : Robinson, Simpson Daniel, Greenwood, Tindall, Cohen, Wilkinson, Dawson, Woodman, Vickery, Thompson, Grewcock, Johnson, Moody, Hill, Dallaglio. (Subs) Back, Healey, B. Johnson, Kay, Leonard, Regan, Stimpson. Scores: Try - Moody, Try - Wilkinson, Try - Cohen, Drop Goal - Wilkinson, 2 Conversions - Wilkinson, 3 Penalties - Wilkinson. <br><br>New Zeland: Blair, Howlett, Lowen, Umaga, Lomu, Spencer, Devine, McDonnell, Meeuws, Hore, Williams, Robinson, Randell, Holah, Broomhall, (Subs) Hayman, Lee, Mealamu, Mehrtens, Mika, Robinsom, So oialo. Scores: 2 Tries - Lomu, Try - Howlett, Try - Lee, 2 Conversions - Blair, 2 Conversions - Mehrtens.

England versus New Zealand - Investec 2002 by Doug Harker. (Y)
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 Ferrari F310.  1996.
Eddie Irvine by Michael Thompson.
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Patrick Vieira by Gary Brandham. (Y)
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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.
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