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FEARLESS

Fleet

Royal Navy

Ship Type

Light Cruiser

Nickname

Ship Class

Active class Light Cruiser

Grouping

1st Destroyer Flotilla

Command

Battle-Cruiser Fleet

Builder's Yard

Pambroke Dock yard

Budget Year

Construction Notes

Date Laid Down

15.11.1911

Launch Date

12.06.1912

Completed date

Commission date

Year laid down

1911

Year launched

1912

Year completed

1913

Commission Year

Pennant No

Photo Details

Public Domain. Symonds & Co - This is photograph Q 38862 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums (collection no. 2107-01)

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Sister ships

Eventual Fate

Sold for scrap 1921

Jutland result

Ready for action after dock repairs

Commander

Lieutenant-Commander Frank G. Terry

Noteable Officers

Crew complement

293

Officers

Ratings

Killed

Wounded

Prisoners

Displacement full Load (tons)

3,440

Artefacts Data

Ship's Model

Length (ft)

405'

Length (mtrs)

123.4

Beam (ft)

41'

Beam (mtrs)

12.5

Draught (ft)

14' 16"

Draught (mtrs)

4.4

Max. Speed (knots)

25

Range (miles)

5,330 at 10 kts

Range (kilometres)

8,570 at 10 kts

Fuel

Propulsion

2 sets of Parsons steam turbines with 12 Yarrow boilers rated at 18,000 shp

Armour Main Belt

1/2" to 1" (13 - 25 mm)

Deck Armour

Turret Armour IN CM

Conning Tower Armour

4" (102 mm)

Barbette Armour

Weight of armour

Armour / Displacement Ratio

Watertight compartments

General Notes

Fire Control Table

Fire Control - Clock

Primary Gun calibre

No. Primary Turrets

Guns (No.barrels)

Primary gun layout

Rounds per main gun

Effective broadside guns

Primary shell Weight (inches or cm)

Primary Broadside Weight

Secondary Gun Calibre

Guns (No.barrels) 2

Rounds per secondary

Other Armament

Elevation (degrees)

Gunnery Range (yards)

Gunnery Range (metres)

Rate of Fire (rds per minute)

Shells expended Main

Mines dropped

Shells expended Secondary

Torpedoes fired

Gunnery Notes

Torpedo Type IN

No. tubes

Torpedo Type MM

No. Mines

Torpedo Notes

References & sources