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Name Official number Flag IMO
BROADSWORD    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1948  05/02/1946  04/10/1948 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Destroyer  Steel Steam Turbine 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Yarrow & Co. Ltd., Glasgow   1833 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 1980, 2440 disp 365 ft 0 in  38 ft 0 in    14 ft 6 in 
Engine builder Yarrow & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
2-shaft Parsons geared turbines, 2 Foster Wheeler boilers, oil, 40,000shp giving 34 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Royal Navy      
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Destroyer, Weapon Class - D.31

1953 Placed in reserve.
1957 Refitted as an Air Direction Ship.
1965 Placed on the disposal list. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1968  Broken Up 08/07/1968 
Disposal Detail
Arrived at T.Ward Ltd, Inverkeithing, 8/10/1968 for BU 
 

 



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