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HMS Amphion

Vessel Name on Arrival: 
HMS Anchorite
Vessel Type: 
Submarine
GRT: 
1,120
Draught For'd: 
16' 4"
Draught Aft: 
16' 4"
Year Built: 
1947
Arrival Date: 
24/08/1970
Breakup Started: 
08/12/1970
Date First Beaching: 
26/03/1971
Breakup Completed: 
15/09/1971
Original Builder: 
Vickers-Armstrongs of Barrow-in-Furness
Original Yard No.: 
911
Name Changes: 

 
Laid down as HMSS AMPHION
Launched as HMSS ANCHORITE

Other Information: 

Amphion-Class submarine            Pennant No. P-422
 
19-07-1945  :  Laid Down
22-01-1946  :  Launched
18-11-1947  :  Completed
 
Tonnages :        1,120 GRT         1,620 DWT
 
Dimensions  :     89.46 metres  x  6.81 metres  x  5.51 metres
 
Propulsion  :  Two diesel engines of 2,150 HP driving twin screws to deliver a crusing surface speed of 18.6 knots
 
Test Depth  :  350 feet  (110 metres)
 
Range :  10,500 nautical miles at a mean speed of 11 knots
 
Complement  :  Total complement = 60        Comprising 5 Officers + 55 Enlisted 
 
13-10-1956  :  Aground in Rothesay Bay - freed off after two days
03-10-1960  :  Struck an uncharted rock in the Gulf of Auraki, New Zealand, since known as the Anchorite Rock
 
In 1960, HMSS Anchotire was the first Royal Navy submarine to visit Tonga since the ennd of WWII
 
 
 
 
 

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