HMS Exeter - D89
HMS Exeter - D89 seen here outbound from the Port of Tyne (North East England) having spent the weekend on a courtesy visit to Newcastle upon Tyne. Photographed from Tyne Street, North Shields on 23rd June 2008.
HMS Exeter was built on the Tyne (Swan Hunter Shipbuilding - Neptune Yard) and was launched 25 April 1978.
Displacement: 4,820 tonnes
Length: 125m / 410ft
Beam: 14.3m / 47ft
Speed: 30 kts
Complement: 287 (Max.312)
See the Official Web Site @ http://www.royal-nav...r/show/nav.1642