Delphinium 1915 HMS - Sweeping Sloop

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Woody
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Delphinium 1915 HMS - Sweeping Sloop

Post by Woody » Thu Jan 13, 2011 4:43 pm

HMS Delphinium
Fleet Sweeping Sloop, Arabis Class
Laid down 1/7/1915 and launched by Napier & Miller Old Kilpatrick, Yard No 207, on 23/12/1915. Sold 13/10/1933 to Rees, Llanelly for scrapping.
1250t normal
81,7m x 10.2m x 3.4m
1 shaft TE, 2 boilers, coal, 2000ihp giving 16 knots
2 x 4.7in or 4in guns, 2 x 3pdr AA
Crew 90

Seen here Paying Off at Portsmouth 7/3/1933
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C1 IX Delphinium strbd bow 7-3-1933.JPG
C2 Pay off Portsmouth 3-1933.jpg

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Re: Delphinium 1915 HMS - Sweeping Sloop

Post by Woody » Fri Dec 23, 2016 2:45 pm

Birthday Images
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C3 Delphinium moored port bow.jpg
Delphinium
C4 Delphinium.jpg
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Re: Delphinium 1915 HMS - Sweeping Sloop

Post by sjfsmith » Sun Jan 20, 2019 7:41 pm

Dear Woody,
I have developed a wikipedia page for HMS Delphinium, and it would be great if you could upload, your photograph to wikimedia commons so we can put one of these images on the page.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Delphinium_(1915).
Best regards
Simon.

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