HMS Plymouth (1961) FF  (9th)

This the ninth ship to carry the name HMS Plymouth was a Type 12 Rothesay Class, anti-submarine frigate.

Built at Devonport Dockyard, launched 20-Jul-1959, commissioned 11-May-1961.

Appeared at the Silver Jubilee Review 1977.

Paid off 30-Apr-1988.Used as a museum ship at Plymouth 1988 1990.

Transferred to the Warship Preservation Trust 20-Apr-1990. Moved to Glasgow from 1990 to 1992, then to Birkenhead, Liverpool, 1992.

Won the Battle Honour: Falkland Islands 1982.


Other HMS Plymouth
- 1st  HMS Plymouth
- 2nd HMS Plymouth
- 3rd HMS Plymouth
- 4th HMS Plymouth
- 5th HMS Plymouth
- 6th HMS Plymouth
- 7th HMS Plymouth
- 8th HMS Plymouth
- 9th HMS Plymouth

- Rothesay Class (1960) FF
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This page last edited - 10 April, 2013.

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