HMS Warmingham (M2737)

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History
Name: HMS Warmingham
Namesake: Warmingham
Builder: Thornycroft
Launched: 23 April 1954
Completed: 30 November 1956
Fate: Sold 1983
General characteristics
Class and type: Ham-class minesweeper
Notes: Pennant number(s): M2737 / IMS74

HMS Warmingham was one of 93 ships of the Ham-class of inshore minesweepers. All of the ships in this class had names that were chosen from villages ending in -ham. HMS Warmingham was named after Warmingham, in Cheshire, England.

References[edit]

  • Blackman, R.V.B. ed. Jane's Fighting Ships (1953)