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HMS New Zealand (1905)


Pre-Dreadnought Battleship (1905)


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HMS New Zealand was renamed Zealandia in 1911, prior to seeing combat service in World War 1.



Authored By: Staff Writer | Last Edited: 11/14/2016 | Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com

Specifications



Service Year
1905

Origin
United Kingdom national flag graphic
United Kingdom

Complement
777
PERSONNEL


Class
King Edward VII-class
Number-in-Class
8
VESSELS
Ships-in-Class


HMS King Edward VII; HMS Commonwealth; HMS Hindustan; HMS Britannia; HMS Dominion; HMS New Zealand / Zealandia; HMS Africa; HMS Hibernia


National flag of the United Kingdom United Kingdom
(OPERATORS list includes past, present, and future operators when applicable)
Offshore Bombardment
Offshore bombardment / attack of surface targets / areas primarily through onboard ballistic weaponry.
Land-Attack
Offshore strike of surface targets primarily through onboard missile / rocket weaponry.
Maritime Patrol
Active patroling of vital waterways and maritime areas; can also serve as local deterrence against airborne and seaborne threats.
Airspace Denial / Deterrence
Neutralization or deterrence of airborne elements through onboard ballistic of missile weaponry.
Fleet Support
Serving in support (either firepower or material) of the main surface fleet in Blue Water environments.
Flag Ship / Capital Ship
Serving in the fleet Flag Ship role or Capital Ship in older warship designs / terminology.


Length
454.0 ft
138.38 m
Beam
78.0 ft
23.77 m
Draught
25.5 ft
7.77 m
Displacement
16,350
tons


Installed Power: Water tube boilers with 2 x Vertical compound expansion steam engines developing 18,000 horsepower to 2 x shafts.
Surface Speed
18.5 kts
(21.3 mph)
Range
1,999 nm
(2,300 mi | 3,701 km)


kts = knots | mph = miles-per-hour | nm = nautical miles | mi = miles | km = kilometers

1 kts = 1.15 mph | 1 nm = 1.15 mi | 1 nm = 1.85 km
4 x 305mm (12") BL Mk IX main guns
4 x 235mm (9.2") BL Mk X guns
10 x 152mm (6") BL Mk VII guns
14 x 12-pdr guns
14 x 3-pdr guns
5 x 18" (450mm) torpedo tubes


Supported Types


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Graphical image of an aircraft aerial torpedo


(Not all weapon types may be represented in the showcase above)
None.


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