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A Visit to HMS Pembroke at Canning Dock

Photographs  John H. Luxton 2013

On Saturday June 08, 2013 the Merseyside Branch of the World Ship Society visited the Sandown Class Minehunter HMS PEMBROKE [M107] at Canning Dock. HMS PEMBROKE was built by Vosper Thornycroft, launched in 1997 and commissioned in 1998. She is equipped with the Seafox Mine Disposal System. Her main armament is an Oerlikon 30mm gun
The decompression chamber
The Gatling gun can fire 3,000 rounds per minute
The Seafox Mine Disposal System
 

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