HMS Blackpool (1941) MS  (1st)

This the first ship to carry the name HMS Blackpool was a diesel powered, Bangor Class, minesweeper.

Built by Harland & Wolff of Govan, laid down 19-Sep-1939, launched 04-Jul-1940 and commissioned 07-Nov-1940.

Sold 1946.

Won the Battle Honours: Dieppe 1942, English Channel 1942 and Normandy 1944.


Other HMS Blackpool
- 1st  HMS Blackpool
- 2nd HMS Blackpool

- Bangor Class (1940) MS
- Specifications
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- Plans/Schematics
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- Full Battle Honours

Outside Links
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This page last edited - 19 June, 2012.

Copyright Ian M King, except where otherwise indicated.