Royal Navy: Auxiliary Ship Postcards

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Code Title Front Back Other details Price
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HMS Adamant
Submarine depot ship
PC-size RP card (Abrahams)

Adamant front Adamant back £10
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HMS Adamant
Submarine depot ship
PC-size RP card (Ministry of Information)

Adamant front Adamant back £10
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HMS Assistance
Repair ship (WW2)
PC-size floppy photo (Imperial War Museum)

Assistance front Assistance back £10
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HMS Assistance
Repair ship
Unused RP PC

Assistance front Assistance back £10
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HMS Atalanta
Net layer / troopship / minesweeper
Unused RP PC

Atalanta front Atalanta back Note tape repair on bottom edge of back.
Originally G&SWR (Glasgow & South Western Railway Co), requisitioned for use as a troopship and minesweeper in WW1, transferred to LMS (London, Midland & Scottish Railway), then Blackpool Steam Navigation Co, requisitioned again for use as a netlayer in WW2.
£8
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HMS Barrage
Boom defence vessel
Unused RP PC (Wright & Logan)

Barrage front Barrage back £10
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HMS Beagle
Bulldog class hydrographic survey ship
PC-size RP card (Wright & Logan)

Beagle front Beagle back £10
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HMS Beauly Firth
Moray Firth class repair ship
PC-size floppy photo

Beauly Firth front Beauly Firth back £10
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HMS Berry Head
Beachy Head class repair ship
PC-size RP card

Berry Head front Berry Head back £10
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C83
Naval Stores Department (NSD) oil fuel lighter
Unused RP PC

C83 front C83 back C75 coal lighter behind £10
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HMS Challenger
Survey ship
Unused RP PC (Wright & Logan)

Challenger front Challenger back £10
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HMS Challenger
Survey ship
Unused RP PC (Wright & Logan)

Challenger front Challenger back £10
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HMS Clearwater
Diving tender
PC-size RP card (Wright & Logan)

Clearwater front Clearwater back £10
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HMS Corbrae
Maintenance ship
PC-size RP card (Pavia)

Corbrae front Corbrae back £10
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HMS Cyclops
Submarine repair & depot ship
Unused PC (Gale & Polden)

Cyclops front Cyclops back £10
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HMS Deepwater
Diving support vessel
PC-size RP card (Wright & Logan)

Deepwater front Deepwater back £10
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HMS Deer Sound
Repair ship
PC-size floppy photo

Deer Sound front Deer Sound back £10
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HMS Diver
Minelaying tender
PC-size RP card (Wright & Logan)

Diver front Diver back £10
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HMS Guardian
Net layer / photographic ship
Unused RP PC (Perkins)

Guardian front Guardian back £10
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HMS Guardian
Net layer / photographic ship
Unused RP PC

Guardian front Guardian back £10
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HMS Guardian
Net layer / photographic ship
PC-size RP card (Perkins)

Guardian front Guardian back £10
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HMS Guardian
Net layer / photographic ship
Unused RP PC

Guardian front Guardian back £10
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HMS Hecla
Torpedo boat carrier / depot ship
PC-size RP card (Imperial War Museum)

Hecla front Hecla back £10
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HMS Hecla
Torpedo boat carrier / depot ship
Unused RP PC (Wessex Real Photo Series)

Hecla front Hecla back £10
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HMS Lucia
Submarine depot ship
Unused RP PC

Lucia front Lucia back £10
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HMS Maidstone
Submarine depot ship
Unused RP PC (Ralston)

Maidstone front Maidstone back £8
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HMS Maidstone
Submarine depot ship
Postally unused RP PC (Ralston)

Maidstone front Maidstone back £8
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HMS Maidstone
Submarine depot ship
PC-size RP card (Ralston)

Maidstone front Maidstone back £8
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HMS Maidstone
Submarine depot ship
Unused RP PC (Ralston)

Maidstone front Maidstone back £8
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HMS Maidstone
Submarine depot ship
Unused RP PC (Wright & Logan)

Maidstone front Maidstone back £8
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HMS Maidstone
Submarine depot ship
Unused RP PC (Wright & Logan)

Maidstone front Maidstone back £8
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HMS Maidstone
Submarine depot ship
Unused RP PC (Wright & Logan)

Maidstone front Maidstone back £8
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HMS Medway
Submarine depot ship
Used RP PC (Sankey) - Leyton 1933 postmark

Medway front Medway back Various vertical light bend / faint crease lines £8
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HMS Miner V / M5
M1 class small minelayer
PC-size RP card (Wright & Logan)

Miner V front Miner V back £10
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HMS Plover
Plover class minelayer
Unused RP PC (Wright & Logan)

Plover front Plover back £10
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HMS Protector
Net layer
Unused RP PC (Agfa)

Protector front Protector back £10
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HMS Protector
Net layer
Unused RP PC (Wright & Logan)

Protector front Protector back £10
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HMS Reclaim
Deep diving & submarine rescue vessel
PC-size RP card (G A Osbon)

Reclaim front Reclaim back £10
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HMS Resource
Repair ship
Unused RP PC (Cozens)

Resource front Resource back £10
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HMS Resource
Repair ship
Unused RP PC

Resource front Resource back £10
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Rosa
Collier
Unused RP PC

Rosa front Rosa back £10
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HMS Squirrel
Coastguard vessel / cable ship
Unused RP PC

Squirrel front Squirrel back SOLD
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HMS St Margarets
Cable ship
PC-size RP card (Pavia)

St Margarets front St Margarets back £10
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HMS TRV 4
Torpedo recovery vessel
PC-size RP card (Wright & Logan)

TRV4 front TRV4 back £10
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HMS Tyne
Depot ship
Unused RP PC (Agfa)

Tyne front Tyne back SOLD
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HMS Tyne
Depot ship
PC-size RP card (Tom Molland)

Tyne front Tyne back £10
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HMS Vulcan
Torpedo boat depot ship ship
Unused RP PC (WHS Kingsway)

Vulcan front Vulcan back £8
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War Department vessels
Unused RP PC (Vicary)

War Department vessels front War Department vessels back £10
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HMS Wolfe
Depot ship
PC-size RP card (Pavia)

Wolfe front Wolfe back £10
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HMS Woolwich
Depot ship / destroyer tender
Unused RP PC

Woolwich front Woolwich back Diagonal surface imperfections £10
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HMS Woolwich
Depot ship / destroyer tender
Unused RP PC

Woolwich front Woolwich back £10