Northampton class command ship (USN, CLC-1)

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Northampton class command ship

specifications

Displacement: 12,429t lightl 17,049t full load (1964)
Dimensions: 202.4m wl, 206.5m oa x 21.3m x 7.3m
Machinery: 4-shaft, 4 GE geared turbines, 4 Babcock & Wilcox boilers, 120,000shp = 32.8kts. Range 7000nm at 20kts. Oil 2969t
Armament: 4-4in/54 (4x1), 8-3in/50 (4x2; later 3in/70)
Sensors: Radar SPS-2, SPS-3, SPS-6, SPS-8
Complement: 1635

unit

No Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
CLC-1 Northampton Bethlehem, Quincy 31 Aug 1944 27 Jan 1951 7 Mar 1953 1 Dec 1977 stricken former CA-125

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