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HMS Blackpool |
Laid Down : 20th December 1954
Launched : 14th February 1957
Completed : 14th August 1958
Type : Frigate
Class : Whitby
Builder : Harland and Wolff
Country : UK
Sequence : This is the 2nd ship with this name.
Pennants : F77
Fate : Loaned to New Zealand 7th June 1966 until 1971. Sold for scrap 11th May 1978
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Timeline Entries :
14th August 1958 - Launched
14th August 1958 - Pennant F77
26th October 1958 - 6th Frigate Squadron
26th October 1958 - Sailed Portland for Gibraltar
27th October 1958 - Escorted HMS Undine and HMS Ulysses to Plymouth
17th April 1960 - At Chatham Navy Days
18th April 1960 - Attended Chatham Navy Day
November 1961 - Arrived Christmas Island
March 1963 - Exercised of East Coast of Borneo
1978 - Scrapped
Database Currently Holds : 6278 ships and 6289 crew!
Last edited : 16:37, February 28, 2011
By : jbryce1437
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