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Name Official number Flag IMO
WHITEHEAD    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1971  05/05/1970  30/03/1971 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Auxiliary   Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Scotts' Shipbuilding Co. (1969) Ltd, Greenock Cartsburn Dockyard  719 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 3040 displ 319 ft   48 ft   17 ft   
Engine builder Ruston Paxman Diesels Ltd., Colchester
Engine detail
Twin M12cyl 3400bhp 15½kn type YLCM, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Ministry of Defence - Navy     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
RMAS (A.364). Torpedo Trials Vessel, based at Plymouth 
Remarks
Named for inventor of torpedo, Robert Whitehead.
4 torpedo tubes (inc. one submerged) 
End year Fate / Status
1993  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
09/1993 broken up at Alang. 
 

 



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