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HMS Anchorite |
Laid Down : 19th July 1945
Launched : 22nd January 1946
Completed : 18th November 1947
Type : Submarine
Class : A
Builder : Vickers
Country : UK
Pennants : P422, S22, S64
Fate : Scrapped 24th August 1970
Timeline Entries :
22nd January 1946 - Launched at Vickers Armstrong Barrow
22nd January 1946 - Pennant P422
15th June 1953 - Participated in 1953 Coronation Review
19th May 1954 - Flagship of Admiral Sir Michael Denny
13th October 1956 - Ran aground in Rothesay Bay. Refloated two days later
4th October 1959 - 4th Submarine Flotilla
4th October 1959 - Lt. Cdr. W.L. Owen in Command
3rd October 1960 - Damaged striking uncharted rock in Hauraki Gulf off Auckland, New Zealand
August 1970 - Scrapped at Troon.
HMS Anchorite Artwork Collection
Group Up- Half Ahead Starboard by Robert Barbour.
Database Currently Holds : 6278 ships and 6289 crew!
Last edited : 17:36, February 20, 2011
By : jbryce1437
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