HMS Rothesay (F107) , a type 12M Frigate built by Yarrow at Scotstoun and commissioned on 23/04/60. Appeared in the Bond film "Thunderball" whilst in the Windies. Refitted in mid 60s, losing her 40mm for a Seacat system and one of her AS Mortars for a helicopter flight deck, hanger & Westland Wasp. Scrapped in '88. Photo is prior to her refit.
14 in battleship HMS Duke of York, victor over Scharnhorst at the Battle of North Cape in December 1943, pictured earlier that year off Iceland.
HMS Ajax. A KGV-class dreadnought, she was another Royal Navy capital ship with a short career- a bit under 11 years. Fought at Jutland. Shown here entering the Grand Harbour, Valletta, Malta, with awnings spread. [2129x1340]
HMS Ajax, King George V Battleship. built at Scotts' shipyard at Greenock on the River Clyde.Commissioned 31/10/13. Saw action at the Battle of Jutland in 1916 and in the Mediterranean and Black Seas in 1919, before being decommissioned in 1924.