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Navy’s last Daring class destroyer to be scrapped

Title
Navy’s last Daring class destroyer to be scrapped
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
15 Nov 1981
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:03:18
Description
Report on the scrapping of the Royal Navy’s last destroyer in the Daring class - HMS Diamond. Includes an interview with Ken Fincken, whose firm in London won the contract to scrap the vessel.
Contributors
Ken Fincken
Keywords
London; Exports; Warships; Navy; Ships; Metals; Scrap metal dealers; HMS Diamond

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