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Name: L C T 7098
Type: Tank Landing Craft
Launched: 09/03/1944
Completed: 24/03/1944
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Neptune Yard, Low Walker
Yard Number: 1812
Dimensions: 350disp, 190.6 x 31.0 x 5.4(draft)ft
Engines: 2 x Petrol engines, 1000hp
Engines by: Sterling, Buffalo, New York
Propulsion: 2 x Screws, 10.5knots
Construction: Steel
Armament: 2 x 1 x 2pdr AA guns
History:
24/03/1944 British Royal Navy
No later history known
Comments: Tank Landing Craft - Mark 3
Designed to carry 5 x 40tons tanks or 11 x 20tons tanks