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RFA Mounts Bay (L3008) at Falmouth
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No: 4495   Contributor: Stephen Livesey   Year: 2006   Manufacturer: BAE Govan, Scotland, United Kingdom   Country: United Kingdom
RFA Mounts Bay (L3008) at Falmouth

3 pictures of Bay Class ALSL RFA Mounts Bay (L3008) at Falmouth, Cornwall on 28th August 2006.The ship was launched in April 2004 at BAE Govan and was the first vessel of the class to enter service with the Royal Fleet Auxiliary in December 2005.

see also picture #4494 and picture #4496.
Picture added on 05 April 2008
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I worked crewing passenger ferries across the Carick Roads in the mid-'70s and Falmouth Docks are far busier now than then. They must be doing something right.

Added by David Forbes on 06 April 2008.
I believe that sister-ship RFA Largs Bay is on the disposal list for sale.

Added by David Forbes on 13 April 2011.
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