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Name Official number Flag IMO
LOCUST    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1940  28/09/1939  17/05/1940 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Gunboat  Steel Steam Turbine 1 mast 
Builder Yard Yard no
Yarrow & Co. Ltd., Glasgow   1724 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 685 disp 188 ft 0 in LBP  33 ft 0 in mld  16 ft 0 in mld  6 ft 2 in 
Engine builder Yarrow & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
2 - 3 blade Screws. 2 shaft Parsons SR geared turbines, 2 Admiralty 3-drum boilers - 250 lb/sq.in., oil fuel, 3800shp giving 17 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Admiralty, London     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
River Gunboat, Dragonfly Class - T28
1951 Severn Division RNVR drillship.  
Remarks
LOA 190 ft 6 in.
2 x 4" QF Mk V Guns.
2 x 5" Barrel Machine guns.
1 Mk VIII 2Pdr Pom Poms
4 x 303 Lewis Guns

see also: http://forums.clydemaritime.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=47&t=13522 
End year Fate / Status
1968  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
 
 

 



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