The British Empire and its effect on Plymouth


Seaplane Tender at Cattedown


This shows a Seaplane Tender Mark I ST 201 on the Cattewater. You can see a Short Sunderland of No. 10 Squadron RAAF moored behind it. This would have been a common sight in the 1930s and 40s in Plymouth Sound. This picture is from RAAF 10 Squadron which operated there in World War Two.


Empire in Your Backyard: Plymouth Article




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