::::  Naval Vessels - GREAT BRITAIN - CRUISERS
"ADMIRAL" CLASS
Code - N1301
1.35  
Qty
Date - 1940
Description - "ADMIRAL"CLASS N1301 4 heavy cruisers authorised 1940. Design amended 1941 as model, but all finally cancelled June 1943. Sisters:- Benbow, Effingham and probably Blake & Hawke. Displacement 16,200 tons Dimensions 657' x 80' x 22 ' Armament 9 x 8" 12 x 4" A.A. 16 x 2 pdr Torpedo Tubes 6 x 21" Armour 4 " Belt, 2" Deck Speed 32 knots