HMS Tyne on the river Tyne at the commission Quay North Shields UK. 4 July 2003
to be commissioned on the river of her name.
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The Patrol ship leaves Tyneside to work enforcing national, EU fisheries
environmental, rescue, customs and excise and terrorism operations.
The 80 metre HMS Tyne was built by Vosper Thornycroft Ship building and leased to the navy for 320 days a year.