£600.00 (ex. VAT)

Ordered: 1922
Laid down: 28 December 1922
Launched: 3 September 1925
Commissioned: 10 September 1930
Decommissioned: February 1948
Fate: Scrapped starting on 15 March 1949
Struck:
General Characteristics
Displacement: 33,950 tons (38,000 tons full load)
Length: 710 ft (216.5 m) (overall)
Beam: 106 ft (32 m)
Draught: 33 ft (10 m)
Propulsion: 8 3-drum superheated boilers
2 Brown-Curtiss single reduction geared turbines, 2 screws,
45,000 hp (33.6 MW)
Speed: 23.5 knots (43.5 km/h) (trials)
Range: 7,000 nautical miles at 16 knots (13,000 km at 30 km/h)
Complement: 1,361
Armament (1945): 9 16-inch (406 mm) (3×3)
12 6-inch (152 mm) (6×2)
6 4.7-inch (120 mm) (6×1)
48 2-pdr AA (6×8)
16 40 mm AA (4×4)
61 20 mm AA guns
Aircraft: 1, no catapult
Armor: 14 inch (356 mm) midships
6.75 inch deck
16 inch (406 mm) turret face
13.4 inch (330 mm) conning tower sides
Badge: A rearing lion facing back clasping a palm frond
Motto: Palmam qui meruit ferat
“Let him bear the palm who has deserved it”
Tampion size 6 1/2″ or 170mm overall size 7 1/2″ or 190mm

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