ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
BIGBURY BAY
Type
FRIGATE
Date
1945
Description
HMS BIGBURY BAY (K 606)
The Royal Navy

Yard Number: 775

Bay Class Frigate (ex LOCH CARLOWAY) prefabricated construction.

Laid Down: 30 May 1944
Launched: 16 November 1944
Commissioned: 10 July 1945

11 May 1959 sold to Portuguese Navy and renamed PACHEO PERIERA.

Commanding Officer A/Lt.Cdr. Geoffrey Penrose Dickinson Hall, DSC, RN
April 1945 - still in command in October 1945 according to the Navy List.

Sold 6 June 1970.


Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Shipowner
Admiralty
Dimensions
length 286' x breadth 38' 6" x depth 17' 9"

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