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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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 RAF Hastings drop men of 3 PARA battalion on the Egyptian airfield of El Gamil as part of the Airborne element of Operation Musketeer, (Anglo-French plan to re-open the Suez Canal after its closure by Egyptian President Nasser) Carried to their target by 18 Valettas and 9 Hastings of RAF Transport Command, and supported by Air strikes by Fleet Air Arm Sea Venoms and Seahawks they quickly succeeded in securing their objective.

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 Group Captain Byron Duckenfield on patrol in Hurricane P3059 of No.501 Squadron during the Battle of Britain.

501 Squadron Hurricanes by Ivan Berryman. (P)
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 Spitfire of 610 Squadron which has been damaged during combat during the height of the Battle of Britain is shown over the white cliffs of Dover.  No. 610 (County of Chester) Squadron of the Royal Auxiliary Air Force's first major combat with the Luftwaffe was on 27th May when a Heinkel bomber protected by about 40 Me110s, was engaged.  The combat which followed saw the Heinkel and three Me110 fighters being shot down.  Throughout August 610 Squadron was involved in bitter fighting over the Channel and Home Counties of England.  During the Battle of Britain No.610 Squadron operated from Biggin Hill, Hawkinge, and, on one occasion, from Croydon.  The Squadron put up a terrific show and 40 enemy aircraft were confirmed as having been destroyed by 610 Squadron during August.  The loss to the Squadron was eleven pilots killed during the battle.

Return of the Heroes by Ivan Berryman.
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 Spitfires of No. 132 Squadron rush towards the Front to give ground support to the advancing Allied forces following breakout from the Normandy beaches, June 1944. <br><br><b>Published 2003.<br><br>Signed by three highly decorated fighter pilots who flew combat missions on D-Day, 6 June 1944, and during the Battle for Normandy.</b>

Normandy Breakout by Nicolas Trudgian. (Y)
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Concorde over New York (Concorde Farewell) by Ivan Berryman.
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Trainbusters by Nicolas Trudgian.
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O Safe Home by Ivan Berryman.
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The assault ship HMS Fearless is shown dispatching her assault craft in San Carlos Water during the Falklands conflict of 1982. HMS Argonaut lies at anchor to her starboard with HMS Antrim in the extreme distance.

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 HMS Prince of Wales enters Valetta harbour, Malta.

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 U-35 under the command of Kapitanleutnant Lothar von Arnauld de la Periere, the all time most successful u-boat captain sinking 194 ships, many of which were sunk by the u-boats 88mm deck gun.

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 The first submarine to carry the name, HMS Vengeance (S31) is the fourth and last of the Vanguard class, entering service with the Royal Navy on 27th November 1999.  This nuclear-powered vessel has 16 tubes for launching the Trident D5 missile and four tubes in her bow, firing Spearfish Torpedoes.

HMS Vengeance by Ivan Berryman. (P)
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 Between 24th may and 4th June 1940 an extraordinary armada of craft, large and small, naval and civilian, embarked on one of the greatest rescue missions in history. the evacuation of 330,000 British and French troops from the beaches of Dunkirk in northern France. the destroyer HMS Wakeful dominates the foreground here as troops pour onto the beaches and harbour moles in search of salvation. Both Wakeful and distant HMS Grafton were lost during the evacuation.

Dunkirk by Ivan Berryman (AP)
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 Depicting the charge of the Bucks, Berks and Dorset Yeomanry on November 13th 1917 during the Palestine campaign.

Action of the 6th Mounted Brigade at El Muhgar by J P Beadle. (Y)
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 Corporal Allen and Corporal Lyons, B. Company 2nd Battalion 24th Foot Rorkes Drift Back Wall, 6pm January 22nd 1879.  After the initial Zulu assault on the back wall of the post failed at about 4.30pm, a fire-fight broke out between Zulu snipers posted on the terraces of the Shiyane (Oskarsberg) Hill and the defenders posted behind the barricade of wagons and mealie-bags. This section of the wall as commanded by Sergeant Henry Gallagher, of B Company. At about 6 pm, Corporal Lyons was leaning over the barricade to aim when he was hit in the neck by a bullet which paralysed him, as his friend, Corporal Allen, bent to help him, Allen too was shot through the arm. In the foreground Corporal Attwood of the Army Service Corps distributes ammunition. The wall was abandoned shortly after and the British retired to the small are in front of the storehouse. Allen was later awarded the VC, and Attwood the DCM.  He was born at Churcham, Gloucestershire, and served for five years in the Monmouthshire Militia before joining the 24th Regiment. He served through the Kaffir War 1877-8 before his bravery at Rorkes Drift for which he was presented with the Victoria Cross by Lord Wolseley on August 3rd 1879. He later served in the 1st Volunteers Battalion Royal Fusiliers.

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 Battle of Agincourt, October 25th 1415. Fought during the Hundred years war at the end of the English Invasion of 1415. King Henry the V of England, after his conquest of Harfleur marched his army of 1,000 Knights and 5,000 Archers (many of which were Welsh) towards Calais. He marched to Amiens as flooding had affected the river at the Somme which was the direct route. This delay helped the French army of 20,000 strong under the command of the Constable Charles dAlbret and Marshal Jean Bouciquaut II. The French army blocked Henry V route to Calais, giving the English no choice but to fight. Henry V positioned his army at Agincourt, between to wooded areas giving a frontage of 1100 metres. Henry deployed his force into three divisions; each group had archers at each flank. He had chosen his position well, in front of his army was ploughed fields and due to the heavy raid was very muddy. Due to the narrow battlefield area the French army lost their advantage of superior numbers. At 11 oclock the English started to advance their archers within 2509 yards of the French, getting them into range of the French lines. The French line of Cavalry advanced at a slow pass due to the heavy mud, They took heavy losses from the arrows from the English Long Bowman. They were eventually repulsed by the Archers who as the French cavalry approached changed from using longbows for axes and swords. The French second Cavalry line advanced only to be finally repulsed after hand to hand fighting. The commander Duc dAlencon was killed in the attack. The second charge had failed and many of the French knights were taken prisoner. Believing he had been attacked in the rear Henry V ordered that the prisoners were to be put to death. In fact There was no real rear attack it was French Camp followers plundering the English Camp. The French camp followers were quickly dealt with and the English again prepared itself for the next attack. The third attack never materialized as the sight of so much blood shed and piles of corpses turned the charge into a retreat. The English had won the day with losses less than 1600 compared to the French losses of over 7,000, including the capture of Bouciquaut. Henry V, his way now cleared reached Calais on the 16th November 1415. Agincourt is one of the great battles of military history, and this victory enabled Henry V to return to France in 1417 and conquer all of Normandy.

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 Sgt Ewart is shown taking the French standard from the 45th French Infantry Regiment. Ewart cut down two French soldiers and the standard Bearer to keep hold of the Eagle and standard, he was ordered to take it to the rear. By being ordered to the rear, this probably saved his life and also the standard for the regiment, as the rest of the regiment continued charging forward to French artillery positions, much further than they should have gone, now with very tired horses and unable to rally, the Scots Greys were attacked by Farines Brigade of Cavalry (6th and 9th Cuirassiers.) and later by the 4th Lancers, very few managed to return to the British Lines.

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The battle of Inkerman, during the Crimean War, British and French victory over the Russian Empire.

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The drummer boys of the 57th (die-hards) drawn up under fire on the ridge of Albuera, (16th May 1811), Peninsula war.

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