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The battle-cruiser HMS Renown, 1916-1948

Peter C. Smith

The battle-cruiser HMS Renown, 1916-1948

by Peter C. Smith

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Published by Penn & Sword Maritime in Barnsley, England .
Written in English


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StatementPeter C. Smith.
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LC Classifications*
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Pagination246 p. :
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23726222M
ISBN 101844158160
LC Control Number2009294825

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HMS Renown was the lead ship of her class of battlecruisers of the Royal Navy built during the First World War. She was originally laid down as an improved version of the Revenge-class battleships. Her construction was suspended on the outbreak of war on the grounds she would not be ready in a timely manner.

Admiral Lord Fisher, upon becoming First Sea Lord, gained approval to restart her. Description General characteristics. The Renown-class ships had an overall length of feet inches ( m), a beam of 90 feet inches ( m), and a draught of 30 feet 2 inches ( m) at deep displa long tons (27, t) at standard load long tons (32, t) at deep load.

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