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Photographer:Chris Hunsicker [View profile]Title:HMS BULWARK L15Added:Jul 16, 2005
Captured:September 07, 2005IMO:9160607Hits:740
Location:Southampton, United Kingdom
Photo Category: Landing Ships
HMS Bulwark L15

Steaming up to Southampton waters. 16:25hrs. 7/9/05

Seen here retrieving two of her four LCVP Mk5 on the davits.

Displacement: 18,500 tons.
Dimensions: 176 x 28.9 x 6.1 m
Propulsion: Electric propulsion. 2 x 6.25 Mw and 2 x 1.56 Mw diesel generators driving two shafts and a bow thrusters.
Speed: 18 kts
Aircraft: Two spot 64 m flight deck capable of operating helicopters up to Chinook size.
Armament: 2 x Goalkeeper CIWS; 2 x 20 mm close range guns.
Complement: 325, 305 Troops (overload of a further 405)

Beam, metres:34.4
Draught, metres:6.6
Flight deck, metres:170 x 31.7
Speed: 19 knots
Range, miles: 8000 @ 15kns
Vessel Identification
Pennant no.:L15
Technical Data
Vessel type:Combat Vessel
Gross tonnage:24,471 tons
Summer DWT:16,000 tons
Length:176 m
Beam:28 m
Draught:4.9 m

Additional Information
Build year:2004
AIS Information
Last known position:
50°13’33.95” N, 4°10’26.9” W
Speed, course (heading):
6.0kts, 180° (185°)
Arrival:30th Nov -0001
00:00:00 UTC
Last update:
1 month 1 day ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2012 August 1st, 00:00:15 UTCCopenhagen
2012 January 16th, 02:30:26 UTCLondon Road
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Photo Comments (3)

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Steve Wright on Sep 07, 2005 18:12 (11 years ago)
No, I couldn't wait long enough for her as I had to be in Shanklin to pick the missus by 5pm :-( !!
Chris Hunsicker on Sep 07, 2005 18:05 (11 years ago)
Did you get Ocean?
Steve Wright on Sep 07, 2005 18:00 (11 years ago)
I've got a few of her taken from the end of Ryde Pier. Nice one :-D !!!

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