HMS Upholder

Bob S
14th October 2004, 12:46
HMS UPHOLDER (S40) entering the lock to the West India Dock in London on the 17th April 1991. Sold to Canada, she became the unfortunate HMCS CHICOUTIMI.

15th October 2004, 08:06
Way back in 1985 i fitted the electrical pre-heating on the joints between sections, on the birth at Barrow, Although launched in 1986 it was another 4 years before she was accepted into service (still with bow door defects)

15th October 2004, 14:06
I believe one of the others is out of service at Halifax.

Bob S
16th October 2004, 14:52
All three sisters are alongside in Canada whilst the fire is investigated.