The Role of the Weather Ships page 3


Launching a deep
sea trawl from Institute of Oceanography Southampton in 1971 from Reporter

Derek Ogle


Dave Southon being launched in the Z boat

Derek Ogle


John Bunting placing a nanson bottle on deep sea winch line 1971

Derek Ogle


Recovering a Bathythermograph

Derek Ogle


Practising abandon ship and Air Sea Rescue drills from Weather Watcher

Harry Cocks


Recovering mail onto Weather Watcher

Harry Cocks


A balloon onboard Monitor in 1968

Dave Pickerell


Alex Coulson with a Deep Sounding Plankton Recorder

Chris Jackson


Hector MacDonald recovering a deep bathythermograph on Weather Surveyor in 1967

Chris Jackson


2 unknown seamen preparing a deep temperature sounding

Chris Jackson


Les McDonald checking sea temperatures

Chris Jackson


SAR exercise from Surveyor

Chris Jackson


Recovering a Dan Buoy

Chris Jackson


Balloon launch from Cumulus

Balloon launch from Cumulus II

Chris Kent


Balloon launch from Starella

Balloon launch from Starella

Chris Kent


Frank Kirkham, Ken Southerland computing a Sonde ascent, Weather Monitor 1962

Bernard Burton


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