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Cruisers & Destroyers

Class

Unit(s)   (year of commissioning)

   

Tiger (3 ships)

INFO - Tiger class Cruiser

 

C 20 HMS Tiger (ex Bellerophon) (1959-78)
C 34 HMS Lion (ex Defence) (1960-72)
C 99 HMS Blake (ex Tiger) (1961-79)
   

Battle (24 ships)

INFO - Battle class Destroyer

 

Batch 1 (early Battle class - 16 ships):
D 14 HMS Armada (1945-60)
D 80 HMS Barfleur (1944-58)
D 79 HMS Cadiz (1945-57) - sold to Pakistan
D 32 HMS Camperdown (1945-62)
D 55 HMS Finisterre (1945-67)
D 47 HMS Gabbard (1945-57) - sold to Pakistan
D 24 HMS Gravelines (1946-58)
D 74 HMS Hogue (1945-60)
D 44 HMS Lagos (1945-60)
D 65 HMS St. James (1945-58)
D 18 HMS St. Kitts (1945-57)
D 84 HMS Saintes (1945-62)
D 60 HMS Sluys (1945-53) - sold to Iran
D 70 HMS Solebay (1945-62)
D 77 HMS Trafalgar (1945-63)
D 31 HMS Vigo (1945-59)

Batch 2 (later Battle class - 8 ships):
D 22 HMS Aisne (1948-68)
D 86 HMS Agincourt (1948-66)
D 17 HMS Alamein (1948-60)
D 68 HMS Barrossa (1948-68)
D 97 HMS Corunna (1948-67)
D 09 HMS Dunkirk (1948-63)
D 62 HMS Jutland (1948-61)
D 43 HMS Matapan (1947-71)
   
Weapon (4 ships)  INFO - Weapon class Destroyer
  G 18 / D 118 HMS Battleaxe (1947-62)
G 31 / D 31 HMS Broadsword
(1948-63)
G 96 / D 96 HMS Crossbow
(1948-63)
G 64 / D 64 HMS Scorpion
(ex Tomahawk, ex Celt) (1947-63)
 
16 additional ships of the class were cancelled:
Cutlass, Dagger, Culverin, Howitzer, Longbow, Sword (ex Celt), Musket, Lance (ex Rapier), Corronade, Claymore, Dirk, Grenade, Halberd, Poniard, Rifle, Spear;
   
Daring (8 ships)  INFO - Daring class Destroyer
  D 05 HMS Daring (1952)
D 108 HMS Dainty
(1953)
D 119 HMS Delight
(1953)
D 106 HMS Decoy
(1953)
D 126 HMS Diana
(1954)
D 154 HMS Duchess
(1952)
D 35 HMS Diamond
(1952)
D 114 HMS Defender
(1952)
 
9 additional ships of the class were cancelled:
Danae, Demon, Desire, Desperate, Doughty, Dragon, Druid, Dogstar, Disdain
   
County (8 ships)  INFO - County class Guided Missile Destroyer
  Batch 1 (4 ships):
D 02 HMS Devonshire (1962-78)
D 06 HMS Hampshire
(1963-76)
D 16 HMS London
(1963-81) - sold to Pakistan
D 12 HMS Kent
(1963-80)

Batch 2 (4 ships):
D 20 HMS Fife (1966-87) - sold to Chile
D 19 HMS Glamorgan
(1966-86) - sold to Chile
D 18 HMS Antrim
(1970-84) - sold to Chile
D 21 HMS Norfolk
(1970-81) - sold to Chile
   
Type 82 / Bristol (1 ship) Bristol (Type 82) class Guided Missile Destroyer
  D 23 HMS Bristol (1973-87)

 

Type 42 / Sheffield (14 ships) INFO - Sheffield (Type 42) class Guided Missile Destroyer
  Batch 1 (6 ships):
D 80 HMS Sheffield (1975)
D 86
HMS Birmingham (1976)
D 108
HMS Cardiff (1979)
D 118
HMS Coventry (1978)
D 87
HMS Newcastle (1977)
D 88
HMS Glasgow (1978)

Batch 2 (4 ships):
D 89 HMS Exeter (1980)
D 90
HMS Southampton (1981)
D 91
HMS Nottingham (1983)
D 92
HMS Liverpool (1982)

Batch 3 (4 ships):
D 95 HMS Manchester (1982)
D 96
HMS Gloucester (1985)
D 97
HMS Edinburgh (1985)
D 98
HMS York (1985)
 
Type 45 / Daring (6 ships) INFO - Daring (Type 45) class Guided Missile Destroyer
  D 32 HMS Daring (2009)
D 33
HMS Dauntless (2010)
D 34
HMS Diamond (2011)
D 35
HMS Dragon (2012)
D 36
HMS Defender (2013)
D 37
HMS Duncan (2013)
 
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