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Name: TINTAGEL
Type: Destroyer
Keel:
Launched: 09/08/1918
Completed: 12/1918
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 1083
Dimensions: 1075disp, 265.0 x 26.7 x 10.8(draft)ft
Engines: 2 x Steam turbines, Parsons type, 27000shp
Engines by: Parsons Marine Steam Turbine Co, Wallsend
Propulsion: 2 x Screws, 36.0knots
Construction: Steel
Armament: 3 x 1 x 4.0ins QF, 1 x 2pdr guns; 2 x 2 x 21.0ins & 2 x 1 x 18.0ins torpedoes
History:
12/1918 British Royal Navy
16/02/1932 Broken up
Comments: Member of the Admiralty S Class of destroyers
16/02/1932: Sold for breaking up to S Castle at Plymouth


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Above photo courtesy of Photoship