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HMS Endurance

HMS Endurance seen operating in the Antarctic before the Falklands Conflict

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IMO 5017967 , Dead.
Ship Type : General Cargo Ship.
Dim : Loa / Lpp x Beam - 93.6 / 83.4 x 14.4 mtr.
Built in 1956 by Krögerwerft Schacht-Audorf Germany as " ANITA DAN " for Rederiet Ocean A/S ( J.Lauritzen's Rederi A/S Copenhagen as manager ) Copenhagen Denmark.

Tonnage : grt / nrt / tdw - 2.641 / 1.346 / 3.225.
Main Engine : B&W 550-VTBF-110 - 2.900 bhp.

1967 Sold to Royal Navy London United Kingdom.
1967 Rebuilt by Harland & Wolff Shipyard Ltd Belfast Northern Ireland United Kingdom to Patrol Vessel for Southern Atlantic/Artic Water,renamed " HMS ENDURANCE ".
1989 Collission With Iceberg With majore damage as consequences,later decleared unsuitable for reconstruction,renamed " ENDURANCE ".

1992 BU Gadani Beach Pakistan.



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Also nicknamed 'Red Plum' or more frequently 'En***berance' towards the end of her service life by her crew.
 

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