ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
PLOVER
Construction
STEEL
Type
PATROL CRAFT
Date
1984
Description
Yard Number: 989
Launched 12th April 1983

HMS PLOVER (P240)

HMS PLOVER, PEACOCK and STARLING were part of the Royal Navy's Hong Kong Squadron. When Hong Kong was returned to China, these three vessels were sold to the Philippine Navy for £6.5 million. The vessels came under Philippine control on 3 July 1997.

1st August 1997 PLOVER was renamed APOLINARIO MABINI.

Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Shipowner
Admiralty
Dimensions
length 205' 3" x breadth 32' 8"
tonnage 662 tons

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