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Name Official number Flag IMO
AMBUSCADE    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1926  15/01/1926  09/04/1927 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Destroyer  Steel Steam Turbine 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Yarrow & Co. Ltd., Glasgow   1498 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1424 grt / 541 nrt / 1585 deep disp 319 ft LWL  31 ft 0 in  18 ft 9 in  10 ft 0 in 
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
2 shaft Brown-Curtis geared turbines, 3 Yarrow 4-drum watertube boilers (2-large, 1-small with Air Heater) 290 lbs/sq.in., oil, 33,000shp giving 37 knots. (37.66 knots in trials)2 - Screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Admiralty, London     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Destroyer, Yarrow Prototype - D.38, I.48

Battle Honours: ATLANTIC 1940-44 - ARCTIC 1942 
Remarks
Length Overall 322 ft 0 in.
Standard Displacement 1173 tons on 8 ft 7.5 in draught. 
End year Fate / Status
1947  Broken Up 23/11/1947 
Disposal Detail
Sold to BISCO 23/11/1946 for breaking up at Troon and was used for Shock trials before being scrapped

 
 

 



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