LogoBLACK SEA - HISTORY OF VISITS ( http://www.blackseavisits.ru)

     Calypso      

Country: United Kingdom.
Class, [Type]: Caledon, [CL].

Builder: Hawthorn Leslie and Company, U.K.
Launch date: 24 January 1917.
Commission date: 21 June 1917.
Decommission date: 12 June 1940.

Displacement ( tons ): 5500 full load.
Dimensions ( metres ): 140 x 13 x 4,5.
Main machinery: 2 x Brown-Curtis geared steam turbines ( 40000 hp ), 6 x Yarrow boilers.
Speed ( knots ): 29.
Complement: 344.

Guns: 5 x 1 150mm Mk12, 2 x 1 76mm, 4 x 1 47mm, 1 x 1 machine gun.
Torpedoes: 4 x 2 533mm torpedo tubes.
Comment: Sunk by the Italian submarine Bagnolini, 12 June 1940.

White space
Similar units:
United Kingdom Carodoc
White space
Author | Bibliography | Links | Guestbooks | Maps
white