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Name: DANAE
Type: Cruiser
Keel: 11/12/1916
Launched: 26/01/1918
Completed: 18/07/1918
Builder: Armstrong, Whitworth & Co
Yard: High Walker
Yard Number: 914
Dimensions: 4720disp, 445.0 x 45.5 x 14.3(draft)ft
Engines: 2 x Geared turbines, Brown Curtis type, 40000shp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co, Wallsend
Propulsion: 2 x Screws, 29.0knots
Construction: Steel
Armament: 6 x 1 x 6.0ins, 2 x 1 x 3.0ins guns, 4 x 3 x 21.0ins torpedoes
History:
18/07/1918 British Royal Navy
04/10/1944 Government of Poland; renamed CONRAD
28/09/1946 British Royal Navy; renamed DANAE
22/01/1948 Broken up
Comments: Member of the Danae Class
22/01/1948: Sold for breaking up to TW Ward Ltd
27/03/1948: Arrived at Barrow for breaking up


Above 3 photos as DANAE copyright of Allan C Green