Hunt Class Minesweepers. Photos and history of the minesweepers of the Hunt Class, World War One, launched 1916 - 1917. Including HMS Bicester, HMS Belvoir, HMS Dartmoor, HMS Quorn, HMS Tedworth, and the other minesweepers of the class.
|Belvoir||8th March 1917||Sold for scrapping in 1922.|
|Bicester||8th June 1917||Sold for scrapping in 1923.|
|Blackmorevale||23rd March 1917||Sunk by mines on 1st May 1918.|
|Cotswold||28th November 1916||Sold for scrapping in 1923.|
|Cottesmore||9th February 1917||Sold for scrapping in 1923.|
|Cattistock||21st February 1917||Sold for scrapping in 1923.|
|Croome||22nd May 1917||Sold for scrapping in 1922.|
|Dartmoor||1916||Sold for scrapping in 1923.|
|Garth||1916||Sold for scrapping in 1923.|
|Hambledon||1916||Sold for scrapping in 1922.|
|Heythrop||1916||Sold for scrapping in 1922.|
|Holderness||1916||Sold for scrapping in August 1924.|
|Meynell||1916||Sold for scrapping in 1922.|
|Muskerry||1916||Sold for scrapping in 1923.|
|Oakley||1916||Sold for scrapping in 1923.|
|Pytchley||1916||Sold for scrapping in 1922.|
|Quorn||1916||Sold for scrapping in 1922.|
|Southdown||1916||Sold for scrapping in December 1926.|
|Tedworth||1916||Became a diving tender in August 1923 and was later used for the radar trials before being sold for scrap in late 1946.|
|Zetland||1916||Sold for scrapping in 1923.|
HMS Belvoir, 1919.
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Some of the crew of HMS Heythrop photographed 1917 - 1918
Hunt Class minesweeper HMS Tedworth pictured c.1935.
HMS Tedworth, May 1937.
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