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Name: ANTELOPE
Type: Destroyer
Keel: 04/07/1928
Launched: 27/07/1929
Completed: 20/03/1930
Builder: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 558
Dimensions: 1361disp - 1773disp, 312.0 x 32.3 x 8.6(draft)ft
Engines: 2 x Steam turbines, SR geared, Parsons type, 34000shp
Engines by: R & W Hawthorn, Leslie & Co Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 2 x Screws, 35.7knots
Construction: Steel
Armament: 4 x 1 x 4.7ins QF, 2 x 2pdr guns; 2 x 4 x 21.0ins torpedoes
History:
09/02/1930 British Royal Navy
31/01/1946 Broken up
Comments: 31/01/1946: Sold for breaking up at Blyth by Hughes Bolckow Ltd


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Above photo courtesy of Photoship

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