Vickers, Sons and Maxim (Barrow-in-Furness) - UK
Offshore bombardment / attack of surface targets / areas primarily through onboard ballistic weaponry.
Offshore strike of surface targets primarily through onboard missile / rocket weaponry.
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.
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.
25 x Belleville boilers feeding Vertical triple expansion steam engines developing 15,000 shaft horsepower to 2 x Shafts astern.
(10,000 miles | 16,093 km)
1 knot = 1.15 mph; 1 nm = 1.15 mile; 1 nm = 1.85 km
2 x 12" (305mm) /40 caliber Mk III main guns in two twin-gunned turrets.
14 x 6" (152mm) QF guns in single-gunned casements.
20 x 12-pounder (76mm) guns in single-gunned emplacements.
6 x 3-pounder guns in single-gunned emplacements.
6 x 2.5-pounder Hotchkiss cannons in single-gunned emplacements.
4 x 18" (450mm) torpedo tubes.
4 x 12" /45 caliber secondary guns in two twin-gunned emplacements.