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Object Title

RAF Marine Craft 2757/(By Number [2001 - 3000])/RAF/{By Service}/Marine Craft/Vehicles, Sea/Specific Names and References

Object Description

68ft Air Sea Rescue Launch with double planked mahogany hull and aluminium deckhouse mounting prominent mast with radio and radar aerials. Portholes in hull side. Black hull, grey superstructure and green decking. Twin screws, each driven by a Sea Griffon Engine.

Full Classification

VEHICLE, SEA/AIRCRAFT & EXHIBITS/Classifications

Object Maker and Role

Thornycroft, Manufacturer

Production Date

1957

Subject Object

RAF Marine Craft 2757
Launch, Rescue, Target Towing, 68ft, Mk. II

Place

RAF Mount Batten, 1929-1992 {See Scope Note}/(RAF Stations H to M)/(RAF Stations)/(Military Bases)/(Sites)/United Kingdom
RAF Alness/(RAF Stations A to C)/(RAF Stations)/(Military Bases)/(Sites)/United Kingdom

Subject Concept

Air Sea Rescue
Search and Rescue

Object Location (C=Cosford, H=Hendon, S=Stafford)

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Department

Aircraft & Exhibits

Object Number

77/V/1494

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