HMS L7

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Career
Name: HMS L7
Builder: Cammell Laird, Birkenhead
Laid down: May 1916
Commissioned: December 1917
Fate: Sold for scrapping, 26 February 1930
General characteristics
Class & type: L class submarine
Displacement: 890 long tons (904 t) surfaced
1,074 long tons (1,091 t) submerged[1]
Length: 222 ft (68 m)
Beam: 23 ft 6 in (7.16 m)
Speed: 17.3 knots (32.0 km/h; 19.9 mph) surfaced
10.5 knots (19.4 km/h; 12.1 mph) submerged
Range: 2,800 nmi (5,200 km) at 10 kn (19 km/h; 12 mph) surfaced[1]
Complement: 35
Armament: • 6 × 18 in (457 mm) torpedo tubes (4 bow, 2 beam)
• 10 × 18 inch torpedoes
• 1 × 4-inch gun

HMS L7 was a British L class submarine built by Cammell Laird, Birkenhead. She was laid down in May 1916 and was commissioned in December 1917.

HMS L7 was sold on 26 February 1930 in Blyth.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "L Class Submarines". battleships-cruisers.co.uk. Retrieved 12 May 2010.