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Castle Class (1943) Corvette Specification 

Crew :

120. To Castle Class (1943) SL Ships :
Displacement : 1, 060 tons, (1,590 tons full load).

Dimensions :

252ft x 36ft 6in x 10ft.
Range : 9,500 nm @ 10kts.

Sensors :

Surface radar;
High frequency direction finding.
Armament : 1 x 4in gun;
6 x 20mm AA guns;
1 x anti-submarine mortar;
depth charges.
Power plant : 2 x Admiralty drum boilers;
reciprocating engine;
single shaft.
480 tons oil fuel.

Max Speed :

16.5 kts.
This page last edited - 28 May, 2012.

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