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Frigate Tribal class, HMS Ashanti(F117) built by Yarrow of Scotstoun & launched 9/3/59. commissioned 23/11/61. the first commissioned Royal Navy warship to be equipped with combined steam and gas (COSAG) engines. Reclassified as a Harbour Training Ship in '81. '88 sunk as a target by submarines HMS Sceptre & Spartan.

Frigate Tribal class, HMS Ashanti(F117) built by Yarrow of Scotstoun & launched 9/3/59. commissioned 23/11/61. the first commissioned Royal Navy warship to be equipped with combined steam and gas (COSAG) engines. Reclassified as a Harbour Training Ship in '81. '88 sunk as a target by submarines HMS Sceptre & Spartan.

HMS Cossack, Tribal class destroyer, famous for the boarding of the German supply ship Altmark in Norwegian waters, and the associated rescue of sailors originally captured by the German 'pocket battleship' Admiral Graf Spee. She sank on 27 October 1941 after being torpedoed by U-563.

HMS Cossack, Tribal class destroyer, famous for the boarding of the German supply ship Altmark in Norwegian waters, and the associated rescue of sailors originally captured by the German 'pocket battleship' Admiral Graf Spee.

Royal Navy - "HMS CORUNNA" (D97) was a (379') Battle Class Destroyer – Commissioned: 6 June 1947 – Crew: 268 Officers and Enlisted – Armament: 5 x 4.5 Inch (115mm) Guns, 8 x 40mm Bofors AA Guns, 10 x 21 Inch (533mm) Torpedo Tubes and 2 x Sea Cat Missiles – Decommissioned: 1967 and Scrapped: 1975 (2)

Royal Navy - "HMS CORUNNA" (D97) was a (379') Battle Class Destroyer – Commissioned: 6 June 1947 – Crew: 268 Officers and Enlisted – Armament: 5 x 4.5 Inch (115mm) Guns, 8 x 40mm Bofors AA Guns, 10 x 21 Inch (533mm) Torpedo Tubes and 2 x Sea Cat Missiles – Decommissioned: 1967 and Scrapped: 1975 (2)

12 in battleship HMS Temeraire, one of the 3 ship Bellerophon class that succeeded the prototype HMS Dreadnought into service.  The name has remained in Royal Navy use ever since the distinguished performance of her captured French namesake in British use at Trafalgar in 1805.

HMS Temeraire, one of the 3 ship Bellerophon class that succeeded the prototype HMS Dreadnought into service. The name has remained in Royal Navy use ever since the distinguished performance of her captured French namesake in British use at Trafalgar in

HMS Plymouth. The Rothesay-class frigate served in the Royal Navy from 1959 to 1988 and helped save the Falklands Islands from Argentinean invasion in 1982.

Inside the 1980s time capsule that is the Falklands War frigate HMS Plymouth

This gallery presents a look inside the time capsule that is HMS Plymouth. The Rothesay-class frigate served in the Royal Navy from 1959 to 1988 and helped save the Falklands Islands from Argentinean invasion in

HMS Bulwark (R08) of the British Royal Navy was a 22,000 tonne Centaur-class light fleet aircraft carrier. Initially commissioned as a light aircraft carrier in 1954, the ship was later converted into a commando carrier in 1958 and recommissioned as such in 1960. Bulwark remained in this capacity until 1969.

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HMS Niobe was a ship of the Diadem-class of protected cruiser in the Royal Navy. She served in the Boer War and was then given to Canada as the first ship of the then newly created Royal Canadian Navy as HMCS Niobe.

HMS Niobe was a ship of the Diadem-class of protected cruiser in the Royal Navy. She served in the Boer War and was then given to Canada as the first ship of the then newly created Royal Canadian Navy as HMCS Niobe.

Royal Navy Type 23 frigate HMS Argyll.    The 3rd Royal Navy ship to bear the name, she is also the 3rd of the Royal Navy's Duke class frigates and was commissioned on 30 May 1991.

The Royal Navy ship to bear the name, she is also the of the Royal Navy's Duke class frigates and was commissioned on 30 May

HMS Sluys (D60) A battle class destroyer, launched February 1945, and commissioned September 1946.

A Battle class destroyer, launched February and commissioned September Was transferred to Iran and renamed Artemiz Was renamed Darmavand in Fate unknown.

HMS Formidable

HMS Formidable was an Illustrious-class aircraft carrier built for the Royal…

HMS Bellona was a modified Dido class light cruisers of the British Royal Navy with only four turrets but improved anti-aircraft armament. Entering service in 1943, the cruiser operated during World War II as an escort for the Arctic convoys.

HMS Bellona was a modified Dido class light cruisers of the British Royal Navy with only four turrets but improved anti-aircraft armament. Entering service in the cruiser operated during World War II as an escort for the Arctic convoys.

Royal Navy Type 45 Destroyer HMS Dragon.  The Royal Navy's latest addition to the fleet, the Type 45 destroyer HMS Dragon is pictured exercising in the English Channel.

HMS Dragon Type 45 or Daring class air defence destroyer built for the Royal Navy