hms snowflake

Weather Watcher

HMS Snowflake

Built by The Smiths Dock Company, Middlesborough

Launched on 22 Aug 1941

HMS Snowflake
© The Flower Class Forum

Converted to Weather Watcher in 1947 at Rosyth

Weather Watcher

Weather Watcher
© Unknown
Weather Watcher

Picture from the Babtie, Shaw and Morton archives, supplied by Stuart McMahon

Weather Watcher

Weather Watcher (with Observer behind) in the James Watt Dock

© John Harney
Weather Watcher
© Marine Observer
Weather Watcher
© Bob Reid
Weather Watcher

© Bob Reid

Weather Watcher
© Harry Cocks
Weather Watcher

Weather Watcher at Great Harbour

© Harry Cocks
Weather Watcher
© Harry Cocks
Weather Watcher
© Ron Cuthbertson
Weather Watcher

Watcher oiling at Old Kilpatrick in 1953

© Alan Douglas
Weather Watcher

Watcher oiling at Old Kilpatrick in 1953

© Alan Douglas
Weather Watcher

Weather Watcher

© Robbie Cox
Weather Watcher
Weather Watcher

Weather Watcher in Reykyavik Harbour after her last voyage to Station Alpha in Dec 1961

© Bob Reid

Weather Watcher

Waiting to be scrapped in 1962 in Dublin

© Bobby

Weather Watcher was scrapped in May 1962