HMS E10

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Career
Name: HMS E10
Builder: Vickers, Barrow
Cost: £105,700
Laid down: 10 July 1912
Commissioned: 10 March 1914
Fate: Lost, 18 January 1915
General characteristics
Class & type: E class submarine
Displacement: 667 long tons (678 t) surfaced
807 long tons (820 t) submerged
Length: 181 ft (55 m)
Beam: 15 ft (4.6 m)
Propulsion: 2 × 1,600 hp (1,193 kW) diesels
2 × 840 hp (626 kW) electric
2 screws
Speed: 15.25 knots (28.24 km/h; 17.55 mph) surfaced
10.25 knots (18.98 km/h; 11.80 mph) submerged
Range: 3,000 nmi (5,600 km) at 10 kn (19 km/h; 12 mph)
65 nmi (120 km) at 5 kn (9.3 km/h; 5.8 mph)
Complement: 30
Armament: • 5 × 18 in (457 mm) torpedo tubes (2 bow, 2 beam, 1 stern)
• 1 × 12-pounder gun

HMS E10 was a British E class submarine built by Vickers, Barrow-in-Furness. She was laid down on 10 July 1912 and was commissioned on 10 March 1914. She cost £105,700.

E10 was lost in the North Sea on 18 January 1915.

References[edit]

  • Hutchinson, Robert, Submarines, War Beneath The Waves, From 1776 To The Present Day