HMS Bacchante (1968) FF  (6th)

This the sixth ship to carry the name HMS Bacchante was a Type 12M Leander Class, frigate.

Built by Vickers Armstrong, launched 29-Feb-1968.

Sold to the Royal New Zealand Navy 01-Oct-1982 and renamed HMNZS Wellington.

Paid off 05-May-2000.

Sunk as an artificial reef off Island Bay, Wellington, Nov-2005.


Other HMS Bacchante
- 1st  HMS Bacchante
- 2nd HMS Bacchante
- 3rd HMS Bacchante
- 4th HMS Bacchante
- 5th HMS Bacchante
- 6th HMS Bacchante

- Leander Class FF (1963)

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This page last edited - 27 June, 2012.

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