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HMS New Zealand (1911)

Battlecruiser Warship

HMS New Zealand (1911)

Battlecruiser Warship

OVERVIEW
SPECIFICATIONS
SHIPS-IN-CLASS
ARMAMENT
HISTORY
MEDIA
OVERVIEW



HMS New Zealand was commissioned by the Royal Navy during 1912 and saw a service career through World War 1 before being sold for scrapping in 1922.
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ORIGIN: United Kingdom
YEAR: 1912
SHIP CLASS: Indefatigable-class
SHIPS-IN-CLASS (3): HMS Indefatigable; HMS New Zealand; HMAS Australia
OPERATORS: United Kingdom
SPECIFICATIONS



Unless otherwise noted the presented statistics below pertain to the base HMS New Zealand (1911) design. Common measurements, and their respective conversions, are shown when possible.
CREW: 800
LENGTH: 590 feet (179.83 meters)
BEAM: 80 feet (24.38 meters)
DRAUGHT: 27 feet (8.23 meters)
DISPLACEMENT (SURFACE): 18,800 tons
PROPULSION: 31 x Babcock & Wilcox water-tube boilers with 4 x Parsons steam turbines driving 4 x shafts.
SPEED (SURFACE): 25 knots (29 miles-per-hour)
RANGE: 6,691 nautical miles (7,700 miles; 12,392 kilometers)
ARMAMENT



4 x 12" BL Mk X main guns (4x2)
16 x 4" BL Mk VII guns
2 x 18" torpedo tubes
AIR WING



None.




MEDIA