Penguin

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PENGUIN
Penguin the 34′ ex Navy survey tender has appeared on ww before (link below for full details). She recently surfaced on trademe, so thanks to Ian McDonald’s tip off, we are able to have a good peek down below. Enjoy – she will appeal to Russell Ward 😉

https://waitematawoodys.com/2016/07/08/ex-naval-motor-launch/

17-05-2017 WARNING – IF THIS BOAT IS OFFERED FOR SALE  BE CAREFUL. FYI – READ THE LINK TO THE POST BELOW.

https://waitematawoodys.com/2016/11/25/vacuna-2/

Paea

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Paea

Paea – the only Harbour Defence Motor Launch in original condition, and in good working order out of the 16 the Navy bought in 1943. Yes she is wood 🙂

Interested in reading more on all things Motor Launch, be they serving in the Navy or in civvy hands. (over 250 photo’s and 50+ stories and tech data / links to other ML pages) Check out the link below
 

http://rednaz1958.blogspot.com/2016/03/composite-list-of-hdmls-still-active.html