Vessel name on Arrival: HMS Carronade
Original Builder: Scotts Shipbuilding & Engineering Coy. Ltd. of Greenock
Original Yard No:
Vessel Type: destroyer
Year Built: 1946
Arrival Date: 06/04/1946
Breakup Started: 17/06/1946
Date First Beached: 06/04/1946
Date Breakup Completed: 13/08/1946
Draught For’d: 3' 0"
Draught Aft: 6' 0"
Weapon-Class Destroyer for the Royal Navy : Pennant No. G 82
26-04-1944 : Laid Down
05-04-1946 : Launched
No longer required, the Order had been cancelled by the Admiralty on 23rd December 1945, this vessel went straight from the Builder's yard on the Clyde to the shipbreaking facility of WSSCL at Troon, South Ayrshire.
20 of these class had been planned, of which 13 were laid down, 7 were launched, but only 4 were completed.