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Patrol Vessels

Class

Unit(s)   (year of commissioning)

   

Bird (5 units)

INFO - Bird class Large Patrol Boats

 37 meters / 190 tons

P 260 HMS Kingfisher (1975)
P 261 HMS Cygnet (1976)
P 262 HMS Peterel (1977)
P 263 HMS Sandpiper (1977)
P 264 HMS Redpole (1983)
   

Island (7 units)

INFO - Island class Offshore Patrol Vessel / OPV

 61 meters / 1280 tons

P 277 HMS Anglesey (1979) - sold to Bangladesh 2002 - renamed BNS Gomati (P 914)
P 278 HMS Alderney (1979) - sold to Bangladesh 2002 - renamed BNS Karatoa (P 913)
P 295 HMS Jersey (1976) - sold to Bangladesh 1994 - renamed BNS Shaheed Ruhul Amin (A 511)
P 297 HMS Guernsey (1977) - sold to Bangladesh 2004 - renamed BNS Sangu (P 713)
P 298 HMS Shetland (1977) - sold to Bangladesh 2002 - renamed BNS Kapatakhaya (P 912)
P 299 HMS Orkney (1977) - sold to Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard 2000 - renamed TTS Nelson
P 300 HMS Lindisfarne (1978) - sold to Bangladesh 2004 - renamed BNS Turag (P 714)
   
Castle (2 units)  INFO - Castle class Offshore Patrol Vessel / OPV
81 meters / 1550 tons P 258 HMS Leeds Castle (1980) - sold to Bangladesh 2010 - renamed BNS Dhaleshwari (F 36)
P 265 HMS Dumbarton Castle
(1981) - sold to Bangladesh 2010 - renamed BNS Bijoy (F 35)
   
FIPV (3 units) INFO - Falkland Island Patrol Vessel / FIPV
converted civilian Oil Rig Support Vessels P 244 HMS Protector (1975/83) (former Seaforth Saga)
P 245 HMS Guardian
(1975/83) (former Seaforth Champion)
P 246 HMS Sentinel
(1975/84) (former Seaforth Warrior)
   
Peacock (5 units)  INFO - Peacock class Offshore Patrol Vessel / OPV
63 meters / 712 tons P 239 HMS Peacock (1983) - sold to Philippines 1997 - renamed BRP Emilio Jacinto (PS-35)
P 240 HMS Plover
(1984) - sold to Philippines 1997 - renamed BRP Apolinario Mabini (PS-36)
P 241 HMS Starling
(1984) - sold to Philippines 1997 - renamed BRP Artemio Ricarte (PS-37)
P 242 HMS Swallow
(1985) - sold to Ireland 1988 - renamed LE Ciara (P 42)
P 243 HMS Swift
(1985) - sold to Ireland 1988 - renamed LE Orla (P 41)
   
River (3+1+3 units) INFO - River class Offshore Patrol Vessel / OPV
  P 281 HMS Tyne (2003)
P 282
HMS Severn (2003)
P 283
HMS Mersey (2003)
 
P 257
HMS Clyde (2007)
 
P.. HMS Forth
(2017?)
P.. HMS Medway
(2018?)
P.. HMS Trent
(2018?)
   
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