Events in 2017

The Ship's 200th Anniversary Year


22 February “Port of Hartlepool, Ships & Industry”

Wednesday Steve Frost



29 March “My Rôle as Head of Ships”

Wednesday Andrew Baines



26 April “Unusual Adventure Holidays”

Wednesday John Megson



24 May “The Great War at Sea”

Wednesday Colin Hatton & Bruce Coleman


13 September ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING followed by

Wednesday 8.00pm "The Longest Battle - The Atlantic 1939-45"

Professor Captain (rtd.) Iain Moffat RD DL RNR


Wednesday 11th October 2017: A Dinner Party for Friends & their guests to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the launch of our ship to be held at West Hartlepool Rugby Club with our Patron, the Rt. Hon. Lord de Saumarez. Details in the next Quarterdeck magazine.


29 November "Two Centuries, Not Out !

Wednesday HMS Trincomalee and all that ..."



Unless otherwise stated all events take place at the Historic Quay,

Hartlepool at 7.00pm – Talks starting at 7.30pm after refreshments


Apart from the Dinner Party, these events are free for Friends, guests charged £3 each.





The Friends of

HMS Trincomalee