Britain's Bulwarks - HMS "Lion"

Britain's Bulwarks - HMS Lion Navy

Stock #: 397028
Type: Postcard
Era: Real Photo
Publisher: Valentine's Series
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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This class consist of the "Lion" (1910) and the "Princess Royal" (1911). The normal displacement of these ships is 26,250 tons. The over-all length is 680 feet. The guns are: eight 13.5-inch; sixteen 4-inch; and four 3 pounders. There are three submerged torpedo tubes (11 inch). The designed horsepower is 70,000, and the speed is 28 knots. Complement 1000. Alterations were made after trials, as flames from the fore-funnel rendered the fire-control station untenable