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RFA Argus at A&P Falmouth

Photographs  John H. Luxton 2006

It isn't very often that one gets the opportunity to photograph a ship's radar unit being refitted to the mainmast. Fortunately I just happened to arrive at the lay-by on Pendennis Drive which over looks A&P Falmouth at just the right time on October 27, 2006 to capture the fitting of the radar to RFA ARGUS undergoing refit in the Cornish ship yard.

IMO number:7822550Name of ship:ARGUS
Call Sign:GDSAGross tonnage:26421
Type of ship:Naval/Naval AuxiliaryYear of build:1981
Flag:United KingdomStatus of ship:In Service
Ship manager:COMMODORE RFAAddress:Bristol UNITED KINGDOM

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