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(1885 - 1968)

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Last Update: 25 January 2017

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Shore Establishment


HMS Gannet Restored

Gannet Restoration


On The River


The Staff

HMS Gannet

The Band

The Boys

Sea Scouts


Film and Sound Clips

Life at TS Mercury from various internet sources such as Pathe and BFI (some without sound)

Visit of Duke of York (1929)
& CB Fry Retires (1950)

Home for the Holidays

CB Fry Retires

TS Mercury

TS Mercury (1915)
@ 1 min 20 secs

Memories of
David Packham 2836