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Type 12 Rothesay Class (1960) FF
Anti-submarine Frigate
Ships

Listed Alphabetically
Ship Pennant
No
Commissioned. Decommission/
Loss
Note:

Berwick

F115

1-June-1961 1985 Sunk as a target Sept-1986.

Brighton

F106

29-Sept-1961 1981 Scrapped on the Medway 16-Sept-1985.

Falmouth

F113

25-Jul-1961 1984 After decommissioning was used as a target ship. To Spain for scrapping 4-May-1989.

Londonderry

F108

18-Oct-1961 Mar-1984 Armament removed 1979 and used as a trials ship. Paid off 1982, then recommissioned during Falklands War. Paid off 1984. Used as harbour training ship 1984 - 1988. Sunk as a target 25-June-1989.

Lowestoft

F103

26-Sept-1961 1985 Sunk as a target 16-June-1986.

Plymouth

F126

11-May-1961 30-Apr-1988 Preserved as a museum by the city of Plymouth. But a permanent berth could not be found there, moved to Birkenhead, Liverpool.

Rhyl

F129

31-Oct-1960 1983 Sunk as a target Aug-1985.

Rothesay

F107

23-April-1960 1988 Sold for scrapping 1988.

Yarmouth

F101

26-Mar-1960 1984 Sunk as a target 21-Jun-1987.
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This page last edited - 10 March, 2013.