HMS THYME

Weather Explorer

HMS Thyme

Built by the Smiths Dock Co Middlesborough

Launched on 25 July 1941,

HMS Thyme
© The Flower Class Forum

Converted in 1946 to Weather Reporter at Rosyth and renamed Weather Explorer in 1947

Weather Explorer

Weather Explorer
© John Swallow
Weather Explorer
© John Swallow
Weather Explorer
© John Swallow
Weather Explorer

In Cardiff for the Met Office centenary celebrations

© Brian Hodgson
Weather Explorer

Explorer during the Coronation Review in 1953

© Alan Douglas

On the 22nd Sep 1958 she became the Greek merchant ship EPOS

Scrapped 1962 possibly in Hong Kong