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by Woody
Mon Apr 24, 2017 5:56 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Carthage 1881 - Hospital Ship
Replies: 1
Views: 1039

Re: Carthage 1881 - Hospital Ship

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by Woody
Mon Apr 24, 2017 10:04 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Moon 1915 HMS - Destroyer
Replies: 2
Views: 1202

Re: Moon 1915 HMS - Destroyer

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by Woody
Sun Apr 23, 2017 9:34 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Thalassa 1924 HMS - Armed Boarding Vessel
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Views: 988

Thalassa 1924 HMS - Armed Boarding Vessel

HMS Thalassa Armed Boarding Vessel Launched by John Brown Clydebank, Yard No 503, on 23/4/1924 as a Steam Yacht for Eugene Higgins, New York. Fate not known 882 grt 197 ft x x 13.3 ft Twin screw, 2 x T 4cyl, 395shp Armed Completed in June 1924 June 1940 requisitioned by the Admiralty for use as an A...
by Woody
Sun Apr 23, 2017 12:17 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Ryde 1937 HMS - Auxiliary Paddle Minesweeper
Replies: 0
Views: 1098

Ryde 1937 HMS - Auxiliary Paddle Minesweeper

HMS Ryde Auxiliary Paddle Minesweeper - J.132 Auxiliary AA Vessel - 4.39 Launched by William Denny & Brothers Dumbarton, Yard No 1306, on 23/4/1937 as a paddle Passenger Vessel for the Southern Railway Company. 603 grt 223 ft oa x 52 ft 6in x 7 ft 2in Side Paddle, triple exp 6cy, 1000ihp giving 13 k...
by Woody
Sat Apr 22, 2017 12:55 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Waterwitch 1943 HMS - Minesweeper
Replies: 0
Views: 1007

Waterwitch 1943 HMS - Minesweeper

HMS Waterwitch Minesweeper, Algerine Class, VTE-engined - J.304, M.304 Laid down 15/8/1942 and launched by Lobnitz & Company Renfrew, Yard No 1052, on 22/4/1943. Scrapped at Antwerp in October 1970 950-1030t standard; 1235-1325t deep load 225ft oa x 35ft 6in x 10ft 9in deep load 2 shaft VTE, 2 Admir...
by Woody
Thu Apr 20, 2017 2:40 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: P.24 1909 RIM - River Paddle Steamer
Replies: 0
Views: 850

P.24 1909 RIM - River Paddle Steamer

RIM P.24 River Paddle Steamer PS.24 Built by William Denny & Brothers Dumbarton, Yard No 910 in 1909 as the River Paddle Steamer OTARU for the Irrawaddy Flotilla Company Glasgow. 1942 scuttled with explosives at Myngyan 297grt 176.3ft x 26ft Paddle. T3cy diagonal, 723ihp giving 8 knots 1915 requisit...
by Woody
Thu Apr 20, 2017 1:31 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Tetrarch 1917 HMS - Destroyer
Replies: 2
Views: 1041

Re: Tetrarch 1917 HMS - Destroyer

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by Woody
Wed Apr 19, 2017 9:32 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Titan 1935 HMS - Harbour Defence Patrol Craft
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Views: 918

Titan 1935 HMS - Harbour Defence Patrol Craft

HMS Titan Harbour Defence Patrol Craft – 4.381 Launched by Yarrow Shipbuilders Scotstoun, Yard No 1665, 19/4/1935 as a Motor Yacht for J Bomford. 103grt 98.9 ft x 16.1 ft x 7.9 ft 2-Screw, 2 oil engines, MAN 4SCSA, each 8Cyl. (6.7/8 - 8.11/16in). 75NHP. Armed By 1938 Owned by Hon A. Morton Weir, Lon...
by Woody
Tue Apr 18, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Vansittart 1919 HMS - Destroyer
Replies: 3
Views: 1983

Re: Vansittart 1919 HMS - Destroyer

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by Woody
Tue Apr 18, 2017 4:39 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Noble 1941 (HMS) - Destroyer
Replies: 1
Views: 1106

Re: Noble 1941 (HMS) - Destroyer

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by Woody
Tue Apr 18, 2017 4:17 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Monkswood 1941 HMS - Corvette
Replies: 2
Views: 1179

Re: Monkswood 1941 HMS - Corvette

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by Woody
Tue Apr 18, 2017 9:10 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Flamingo 1939 HMS - Sloop
Replies: 2
Views: 1091

Re: Flamingo 1939 HMS - Sloop

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by Woody
Thu Apr 13, 2017 12:49 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Yarmouth 1911 HMS - Cruiser
Replies: 3
Views: 1231

Re: Yarmouth 1911 HMS - Cruiser

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by Woody
Thu Apr 13, 2017 11:50 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Nimrod 1915 HMS - Destroyer
Replies: 1
Views: 1456

Re: Nimrod 1915 HMS - Destroyer

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by Woody
Wed Apr 12, 2017 4:44 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Cardiff 1917 HMS - Cruiser
Replies: 1
Views: 827

Re: Cardiff 1917 HMS - Cruiser

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by Woody
Wed Apr 12, 2017 1:44 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Rata 1929 HMNZS - Auxiliary Minesweeper
Replies: 0
Views: 889

Rata 1929 HMNZS - Auxiliary Minesweeper

HMNZS Rata Auxiliary Minesweeper - T.03 Launched by Bow McLachlan & Company Paisley, Yard No 481. on 12/4/1929 as a Coaster for the Anchor Shipping & Foundry Company, Nelson, New Zealand. Scrapped in Hong Kong in 1959 974 grt 209.6ft x 34.4ft Twin screw, 2 x 3Cyl triple expansion, 196nhp giving 10 k...
by Woody
Wed Apr 12, 2017 10:30 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Cavendish 1944 HMS - Destroyer
Replies: 1
Views: 1053

Re: Cavendish 1944 HMS - Destroyer

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by Woody
Tue Apr 11, 2017 5:03 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: S.31 1916 - River Sternwheel Steamer
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Views: 871

S.31 1916 - River Sternwheel Steamer

S.31 River Sternwheel Steamer Built by Alley & McLellan Polmadie, Yard No 541, in 1916 as a Passenger Cargo River Steamer for the War Office. Broken down to segments and shipped to Mesopotamia. 29/4/1925 destroyed in a fire at Salamad, Upper Karun River 110grt, 76nrt 90.1 ft x 21.5 ft x 4.3 ft Engin...
by Woody
Mon Apr 10, 2017 9:34 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: BD.52 1918 HMS - Boom Defence Vessel
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Views: 1006

BD.52 1918 HMS - Boom Defence Vessel

HMS BD 52 Boom Defence Vessel, BD Series Launched by W.Chalmers, Rutherglen, Yard No 189, in 1918 and sold in May 1923 to McLellan. 300 tons 96ft (pp) x 25ft x 8 ft Dumb with no propelling machinery 1 x 12pdr AA gun The BDs served at Cromarty, Granton and the Humber Image and more Information Welcome
by Woody
Sun Apr 09, 2017 9:36 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Yarra 1910 HMAS - Destroyer
Replies: 2
Views: 1294

Re: Yarra 1910 HMAS - Destroyer

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by Woody
Sun Apr 09, 2017 7:11 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Howe 1937 HMS - Battleship
Replies: 7
Views: 1990

Re: Howe 1937 HMS - Battleship

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by Woody
Sat Apr 08, 2017 9:21 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: HP.9 1917 RIM - Paddle Hospital Vessel
Replies: 0
Views: 989

HP.9 1917 RIM - Paddle Hospital Vessel

HP.9 RIM Paddle Hospital Vessel PA.2 One of 11 which were designated for the RIM. They were built after the fall of Kut and following complaints over the medical facilities. Built by Lobnitz & Company Renfrew, Yard No 817, in 1917. Scrapped in 1925 502grt 220ft x 30ft x 6.8ft; Side Paddle, 2 x C2cy ...
by Woody
Sat Apr 08, 2017 9:01 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Brisk 1886 HMS - Torpedo Cruiser
Replies: 1
Views: 1110

Re: Brisk 1886 HMS - Torpedo Cruiser

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by Woody
Fri Apr 07, 2017 4:06 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Hermes 1898 HMS - Cruiser
Replies: 4
Views: 1679

Re: Hermes 1898 HMS - Cruiser

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by Woody
Thu Apr 06, 2017 2:56 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Lincoln 1959 HMS - Frigate
Replies: 0
Views: 976

Lincoln 1959 HMS - Frigate

HMS Lincoln Frigate, Salisbury Class, Type 61 - F.99 Laid down 1/6/1955 and launched by Fairfield Govan, Yard No 772, on 6/4/1959. Scrapped at Inverkeithing 1983 2170t normal, 2350t deep load 340ft oa x 40ft x 11ft 10in 2-shaft, 8 x ASRI diesels, (British Polar), 14,400bhp giving 25 knots 2 x 4.4in/...
by Woody
Thu Apr 06, 2017 10:04 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Wave King 1944 RFA - Tanker
Replies: 1
Views: 1075

Re: Wave King 1944 RFA - Tanker

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by Woody
Wed Apr 05, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: St Michael 1893 - Bucket Hopper Dredger
Replies: 0
Views: 932

St Michael 1893 - Bucket Hopper Dredger

St Michael
Bucket Hopper Dredger
Launched by William Simons & Co Ltd, Renfrew, Yard No 309, on 5/4/1893 as a Dockyard Stern Well Hopper Bucket Dredger for the Admiralty. Fate not Known
650 grt
2 screw, 1000ihp

Based in Portsmouth

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by Woody
Wed Apr 05, 2017 11:07 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Clyde 1900 - Steamer
Replies: 0
Views: 893

Clyde 1900 - Steamer

Clyde RCN Launched by A & J Inglis Ltd., Yard No 260 on the 10/1/1900 as a passenger cargo steamer for R.G.Reid, Montreal. 17/12/1951 wrecked in Williamsport Bay, Nfl. 439 grt, 199 nrt 154.7 ft x 25.1 ft x12.6 ft 1 screw, T3cyl , 15, 24 & 40 x3 0in. 99Nhp, 550ihp, giving 10 knots Completed in Februa...
by Woody
Tue Apr 04, 2017 3:19 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: PS.53 1916 RIM - River Paddle Steamer
Replies: 0
Views: 961

PS.53 1916 RIM - River Paddle Steamer

PS.53 RIM River Paddle Steamer Launched by Caird & Company Greenock, Yard No 338, on 21/4/1916 as P.53 a River Paddle Steamer for service in Mesopotamia with the Royal Indian Marine. Fate not known 475 grt 225 ft x 24 ft x 6.2 ft Side paddle, 2 x C2cy, 103nhp, giving 10 knots Commissioned as PS.53 i...
by Woody
Tue Apr 04, 2017 9:37 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Wave Chief 1946 RFA - Tanker
Replies: 1
Views: 995

Re: Wave Chief 1946 RFA - Tanker

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by Woody
Mon Apr 03, 2017 9:47 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Comus 1878 HMS - Corvette
Replies: 1
Views: 955

Re: Comus 1878 HMS - Corvette

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by Woody
Sat Apr 01, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Lady Inchcape 1911 RIM - Auxiliary Minesweeper
Replies: 0
Views: 893

Lady Inchcape 1911 RIM - Auxiliary Minesweeper

Lady Inchcape RIM Auxiliary Minesweeper Launched by William Denny & Bros, Dumbarton, Yard No 958 in October 1911 as a steel tug for Ceylon Wharfage Co Ltd, London. 4/11/1947 scuttled off Port of Colombo 93 grt, 33 nrt 90 ft x 18.5 ft x 8.6 ft Engine by McKie & Baxter, Govan 1 screw, C2cyl, 15", 30" ...
by Woody
Sat Apr 01, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Empire Lawn 1942 - Empire Tug
Replies: 3
Views: 1355

Re: Empire Lawn 1942 - Empire Tug

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by Woody
Sat Apr 01, 2017 5:52 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Sandown 1934 HMS - Auxiliary Paddle Minesweeper
Replies: 0
Views: 1050

Sandown 1934 HMS - Auxiliary Paddle Minesweeper

HMS Sandown Auxiliary Paddle Minesweeper - J.20 Auxiliary AA Vessel - 4.15 Launched by William Denny & Brothers Dumbarton, Yard No 1272, on 1/4/1934 as a Paddle Steamer for the Southern Railway Company, Portsmouth. Scrapped at Antwerp 1966 684 grt 223ft oa x 52ft x 7 ft Side Paddles, 3 cyl steam tri...

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