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HMS Thakeham (M2733)

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Name  HMS Thakeham
Completed  15 November 1957
Class and type  Ham-class minesweeper
Builder  Fairlie Yacht
Namesake  Thakeham
Fate  Sold 1977
Launched  9 September 1957
Notes  Pennant number(s) M2733 / IMS70

HMS Thakeham was one of 93 ships of the Ham-class of inshore minesweepers.

Their names were all chosen from villages ending in -ham. The minesweeper was named after Thakeham in West Sussex.

References

HMS Thakeham (M2733) Wikipedia


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