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Name: QUEEN MARY
Type: Battle Cruiser
Keel: 06/03/1911
Launched: 20/03/1912
Completed: 30/08/1913
Builder: Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 818
Dimensions: 26770 - 31650disp, 675.0 x 88.5 x 31.7(draft)ft
Engines: 4 x Parsons type turbines, direct drive, 75000shp
Engines by: John Brown & Co, Clydebank
Propulsion: 4 x Screws, 28.0knots
Construction: Steel
Armament: 4 x 2 x 13.5ins, 16 x 1 x 4.0ins guns; 2 x 21ins torpedoes
History:
30/08/1913 British Royal Navy
31/05/1916 Sank
Comments: Member of the LION Class
31/05/1916: Sunk at the Battle of Jutland with 1266 crew lost


Launch of the QUEEN MARY on the 20th March 1912

Fitting out at Jarrow. Photo courtesy of Kevin Blair

Leaving the Tyne. Photo courtesy of Kevin Blair

Above photo copyright of Tyne & Wear Archives

Profile & Decks plans copyright of The-Blueprints.com. Click HERE to enlarge

Some of her crew. Photo courtesy of Kevin Blair