"H.M.S. DUMBARTON CASTLE"

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The "Dumbarton Castle" is a Royal Navy Patrol ship permanently based at the Falkland Islands. She is a Castle Class patrol vessel and is shown above alongside at east Cove in the Falkland Islands.

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DUMBARTON 1  2000 (February 4th)  Airmail cover posted at Stanley in the Falkland islands.  US$4

Note: the above cover is backstamped on arrival in Christchurch on 15th February 2000

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DUMBARTON 2  2001 (February 12th) Autographed South Georgia cover posted at Stanley.  US$8

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DUMBARTON 3  2001 (February 20th) Autographed cover from sister ships posted at Stanley.  US$10

Note: The "Dumbarton Castle" and the "Leeds Castle" are sister ships. In February 2001 the "Leeds Castle" arrived to take over guard duty at Stanley.


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