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Triton on County Wharf

Photographs  John H. Luxton 2005

Trimaran RV TRITON berthed at County Wharf opposite the National Maritime Museum Cornwall and adjacent to Ellen MacArthur's "Team Ellen" trimaran "Castorama - B&Q"

Triton was constructed to evaluate the trimaran hull form for naval applications. Constructed in 2000 by Vosper Thornycroft and operated by QinetiQ [formerly DERA]. She has been sold recently to Gardline Shipping of Great Yarmouth and is at A&P Falmouth for refit.
IMO number:4906551Name of ship:TRITON
Call Sign:MZLP6Gross tonnage:2236
Type of ship:Research VesselYear of build:2000
Flag:United KingdomStatus of ship:In Service
Registered owner:GARDLINE SHIPPINGAddress:Admiralty Road, Great Yarmouth UNITED KINGDOM
Ship manager:GARDLINE GEOSURVEYAddress:Admiralty Road, Great Yarmouth UNITED KINGDOM


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