HMS Anchorite (P 422)
Submarine of the A class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Vickers Armstrong (Barrow-in-Furness, U.K.)|
|Ordered||7 Apr 1943|
|Laid down||19 Jul 1945|
|Launched||22 Jan 1946|
|Commissioned||18 Nov 1947|
Sold to be broken up for scrap on 28 July 1970. Scrapped at Troon, Scotland in August 1970.
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Notable events involving Anchorite include:
13 Oct 1956
Anchorite went aground in Rothesay Bay, being stuck for 2 days before being pulled free.
3 Oct 1960
Anchorite was damaged in striking an uncharted rock in the Gulf of Auraki, New Zealand.