This is the website of the Barrow-in-Furness Branch of the Submariners Association. The Premier UK internet resource for Submariners and anyone interested in Royal Navy Submarines.

Vickers and Barrow are names synonymous with the development of the submarine. Hundreds of submarines covering virtually every class have been built for the Royal Navy and foreign Navies. This site is dedicated to not only to those who have served on Her Majesty's Submarines but also to those employees past and present whose skills and efforts have given pride to the phrase 'Barrow built' and made the name Vickers known and respected throughout the world.

On This Day - May 9

1902No 4Launched
1905C8Laid Down
1942Upright (N89)HMS Upright sinks an Italian drydock under tow with gunfire near Cape dell' Armi.
1942Trenchant (P331)Laid Down
1943Unrivalled (P45)HMS Unrivalled sinks the Italian Santa Mariana Salina
1945Statesman (P246)HMS Statesman sinks a Japanese sailing vessel with demolition charges in the Strait of Malacca.
1958Sturdy (P248)Scrapped at Dunstone
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