Index
Leaders
Admiralty Large Design
Thornycroft Type
Admiralty "V" Leaders
Marksmen (later) Type
Marksmen Type
White Boats
Special Boat (Swift)
Destroyers
Admiralty "V" (Post War)
Yarrow "S"
Thorneycroft "S"
Admiralty "S"
Thorneycroft "V" (6 Tube)
Admiralty "V" (6 Tube)
Thorneycroft "V"
Admiralty "V"
Yarrow "Later M"
Thornycroft "R"
Admiralty Mod "R"
Admiralty "R"
Admiralty "M"
Thornycroft "M"
Hawthorn "M"
Yarrow "M"
Ex-Turkish
Ex-Greek
"L" Class
"K" Class
"I" Class
"H" Class
"G" Class
 
As extracted from Jane's Fighting Ships © for 1919

British Navy - Destroyers

6 Thornycroft "M"


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Thornycroft "M"

READY                    Photo, Messrs. Thornycroft.

6 Thornycroft: Rapid, Ready, 1033 tons. Patriot, Patrician, 1004 tons. Meteor, 1070 tons. Mastiff, 985 tons.

  • Dimensions: 265 (p.p.), 271-274 (o.a.) x 27.5 x 10.5-11 feet.
  • Guns: 3-4 inch. 1-2 pdr. pom-pom, 1 M.G. Tubes: 4-21. inch in pairs.
  • Machinery: Meteor and Mastiff, Parsons turbines, 26,500 S.H.P. = 35 kts.; other Brown-Curtis turbines, 27,500 S.H.P. = 35 kts. 3 Yarrow boilers. Oil: about 285-250/220-200 tons.
  • Complement, 82.

Note: Meteor and Mastiff 1913-14 Programme; rest Emergency War Programme. Proved very successful boats.

6 THORNYCROFT
  Begun Launch Comp. Trials
Rapid 8/15 7/16 8/16 35.45
Ready 9/15 8/16 10/16 34.36
Patriot 7/15 4/16 6/16 37.34
Patrician 6/15 6/16 7/16 35.6
Meteor 5/13 7/14 9/14 34.85
Mastiff 7/13 10/14 11/14 37.52

Source: As extracted from Jane's Fighting Ships © for 1919 - p 110

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