Yseult, 46ft St Malo Pilot Cutter; Yseult is a 46ft Gaff Cutter built in GRP in 2000 by Martin Heard's Gaffers and Luggers at Mylor Creek near Falmouth. The lines are based on a St Malo Pilot Cutter designed by Francois Lemarchand in 1891.
HMS Kempenfelt (I18) 1931, was a C-class destroyer built for the Royal Navy. A flotilla leader, she saw service in the Home Fleet before WW II and the ship made several deployments to Spanish waters during the Spanish Civil War, enforcing the arms blockade imposed by Britain and France on both sides of the conflict. Kempenfelt was transferred to the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) in 1939 and renamed HMCS Assiniboine. During WW II, she served as a convoy escort in the battle of the Atlantic.
HMS Rothesay (F107) a type 12M Frigate built by Yarrow at Scotstoun and commissioned on April 23, 1960. Appeared in the Bond film "Thunderball" whilst in the Windies. Refitted in mid 60s, losing her 40mm for a Seacat system and one of her AS Mortars for a helicopter flight deck, hanger & Westland Wasp. Scrapped in '88. Photo is prior to her refit.