The Sea & Harbour Training Ships

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Laid Down: 8 June 1943
Launched: 19 July 1944
Completed: 27 September 1946
Type: Destroyer
Hawthorn Leslie
Pennant: D84
Fate: Scrapped at Cairn-Ryan 1972

Laid Down: 16 June 1941
Launched: 16 July 1942
Completed: 20 February 1943
Type: Destroyer
Class: R
Cammell Laird
Pennant: F138
Fate: Sunk as target 13 September 1981

John Parker

  Paul Dyas    John Waddington    Dave Williams

    John Sanders    Keith Meanwell    John Richardson


 John Parker          John Richardson    Dave Sumner

     John Waddington    Keith Meanwell    Dave Mace

  Dave Mace      Mike Deveria    Ron Carter    Brian Sherry

                     Tony Stackpoole            Paul Dyas

                                Phil Mair      John Waddington

             Brian Sherry   Marty Webb

         Paul Dyas      John Waddington    Chris Catton

         Phil Mair                ‘Rock’ Silcock

Ron Carter

 Brian Sherry  John Waddington   Paul Dyas    Chris Catton


     Phil Mair    ‘Rock’ Silcock    Ron Carter

By Royal Navy official photographer -, Public Domain

Battle-class destroyer

Displacement: 2,325 tons

Length: 379 ft (116 m)

Beam: 40.25 ft (12.27 m)

Draught: 13 ft (4.0 m)

By Royal Navy official photographer - This is photograph FL 2628 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums (collection no. 8308-29), Public Domain


Speed: 32 knots (59 km/h)+

R class destroyer, converted to T15 frigate 1953

Displacement: 2,337 tons

Length: 358 ft (109 m)

Beam: 37 ft 9 in (11.51 m)

Draught: 14 ft 6 in (4.42 m)


Speed: 31 knots (57 km/h; 36 mph)