HMS Romola

Vessel name on Arrival: HMS Romola


Original Builder: John Brown Shipbuilders and Engineers, Clydebank, Glasgow

Original Yard No: 449

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Vessel Type: destroyer

GRT: 975

Year Built: 1916

Arrival Date: 13/03/1930

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Destroyer HMS Romola                            Pennant Nos. G-15, G-18, G-83


July    1915  :  Ordered

25-08-1915  :  Laid Down

14-05-1916  :  Launched

17-08-1916  :  Completed


Propulsion  :  Brown-Curtis Steam Turbines driving twin screws

Output  :  27,000 SHP to provide a top speed of 36 knots


Complement  :  82


Vessel sold for breaking on 13-03- 1930