HMS RAMSEY visited the Isle of Man for an extended visit between the end of May and the beginning of June. The 600 ton Sandown Class Minehunter had recently returned from a seven month deployment in the Arabian Gulf. The ship departed from Douglas on Monday and paid a visit to her namesake port - Ramsey where at 15:30 she mades a brief circuit of Ramsey Bay. Anchored in Ramsey Bay and also visibile in some of the photographs is the Ramsey Steamship Company's BEN VARREY.
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