Revenge class battleships (RN, 1914)

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specifications

Displacement: 28,000t load; 31,000t deep load
Dimensions: 190.3m oa x 27.0m x 8.7m load
Machinery: 4-shaft Parsons turbines, 18 Babcock & Wilcox or Yarrow boilers, 40,000shp = 23kts. Oil 3400t. Range 4200nm at 10kts
Armour: Belt 13in-1in (330mm-25mm), bulkheads 6in-4in (150mm-100mm), barbettes 10in-4in (250mm-100mm), turret faces 13in (330mm), CT 11in (280mm), decks 2in-1in (50mm-25mm)
Armament: 8-15in (38.1cm)/42cal Mk I (4x2), 14-6in (15.2cm)/45cal BL Mk XII, 2-3in (76mm)/20cwt AA Mk I, 4-3pdr (47mm), 4-21in (53.3cm) TT sub (beam)
Complement: 908-997

units

Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
Royal Oak Devonport DYd 15 Jan 1914 17 Nov 1914 May 1916 14 Oct 1939 sunk at Scapa Flow
Resolution Palmers 29 Nov 1913 14 Jan 1915 Dec 1916 May 1948 sold for BU
Royal Sovereign Portsmouth DYd 15 Jan 1914 29 Apr 1915 May 1916 Feb 1949 sold for BU 30 Jun 1944 served by USSR, with name Arkhangelsk, 4 Feb 1949 returned
Revenge Vickers 22 Dec 1913 29 May 1915 Mar 1916 Sept 1948 sold for BU
Ramillies Beardmore 12 Nov 1913 12 Sept 1916 Sept 1917 Feb 1948 sold for BU
Renown Palmers 26 Aug 1914 suspended
Repulse John Brown 26 Aug 1914 suspended
Resistance Devonport DYd 26 Aug 1914 cancelled