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HMCS Algonquin DDH 283, Bedford Basin 1985
Ships and Harbours
No: 985   Contributor: Ken Watson   Year: 1985   Manufacturer: Unknown   Country: Canada
HMCS Algonquin DDH 283, Bedford Basin 1985

HMCS Algonquin with her sisters; Iroquois,Huron and Athabaskan comprise the Canadian Navy's Tribal Class of Helicopter Destroyers. Shown here in 1985 during the Fleet Review commemorating the 75th Anniversary of the RCN/Canadian Navy.
Picture added on 10 February 2007
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Strange outlay of her funnels here. Taken in 1985 (22 years since), is this 'Class' still in commission?

Added by David Forbes on 19 October 2007.
Hello David: During the later 1980s these ships underwent a large update which altered their profiles/armament etc. Now classed as DDG, only three of the original class of four remain and will so until at least 2010 although now over 35 yrs, they are still quite serviceable since upgrade.Rgds, Ken

Added by Ken Watson on 20 October 2007.
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