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Name: GONCALVES ZARCO
Type: Second Class Aviso - Sloop
Keel: 09/10/1931
Launched: 28/11/1932
Completed: 17/08/1933
Builder: Hawthorn Leslie, Hebburn
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 584
Dimensions: 1158disp - 1416disp, 250.0 x 35.5 x 9.6(draft)ft
Engines: 2 x Steam turbines, SR geared, Parsons type, 2000hp
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 2 x Screws, 17.7knots
Construction: Steel
Armament: 3 x 1 x 4.7ins QF, 2 x 1 x 2pdr guns
History:
17/08/1933 Portuguese Navy
1964 Broken up
Comments: Designed to operate in the Portuguese Colonies.


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