Hastings Class Sloop (1930)

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Four Hastings class sloops and a sloop to a variant design were completed for the Royal Navy in the early 1930s.

Overview of 5 vessels
Citations for this data available on individual ship pages
Name Builder Laid Down Launched Completed Fate
Folkestone Swan Hunter 12 Feb, 1930 Broken up 1947
Hastings Devonport Royal Dockyard 10 Apr, 1930 Broken up 1946
Penzance Devonport Royal Dockyard 10 Apr, 1930 Torpedoed 24 Aug, 1940
Scarborough Swan Hunter 14 Mar, 1930 Broken up 1949
Hindustan Swan Hunter 12 May, 1930 Broken up 1951

Design & Construction



See Also



  • Chesneau, Roger (editor) (1980). Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1922–1946. London: Conway Maritime Press. (on Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk).

Hastings Class Sloop
Original Design
  Folkestone Hastings Penzance Scarborough  
R.I.M. Design