HMS Puncher P291 - bow view

HMS Puncher P291 – bow view

HMS Puncher P291 - Stern view

HMS Puncher P291 – Stern view

TS Puncher is a Navy riverine and harbour patrol vessel and is a training ship of the University of London, Royal Navy Unit. She is of the Archer Class, 20.8m long, beam 5.8m, draught 1.8m, 5 Navy Officers and usually 10 Cadets. She appeared in the 2012 Olympics.

TS Jack Petchey is a regular sight in Weymouth Harbour, usually mooring up about 50 yards along the Harbourside from Aaran GUesthouse, but this time, directly behind instead. She is a Sea Cadet Foundation vessel, commissioned in 2009, having 16 berths.


Training Ship Jack Petchey is a regular sight in Weymouth Harbour

Training Ship Jack Petchey is a regular sight in Weymouth Harbour

TS Jack Petchey at night, moored 10 yards from Aaran Guesthouse, photo from the Lounge

TS Jack Petchey at night, moored 10 yards from Aaran Guesthouse, photo from the Lounge

 

About Jim Groves

Retired published Scientist, etc. Vocal and passionate supporter of waste reduction, correct disposal and reduction of plastic pollution.