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Built by Herd and McKenzie and completed on the 23rd of October 1953, the HMS Chilcompton. Had the prefix of a minesweeper - M1122. HMS Chilcompton was of Ton class, as well as 119 sister ships that all were named after places with the suffix 'ton'. The HMS Chilcompton spent the first eight years of her life in the Operational Reserve fleet at Hythe before joining the 9th MSS in the Persian Gulf in May 1962. Sold in 1970.
Current Fleet This is a list of the current Royal Navy ships, complete and correct as of 2005.
HMS Invincible (R05) (Retired on the 3rd August 2005, on 18 hour notice until it is decided whether she will have another commission)
Current deployments Although the majority of the Royal Navy fleet, unless required, remains training and exercising in and around Home Waters, the Navy has a number of standing commitments to provide ships for various missions around the world:
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