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Revision as of 09:45, 24 May 2013

The Royal Navy's eleven "B" Class Submarines entered service between July 1903 and early 1906.

They were modest improvements on the preceding class, offering greater reserve buoyancy and enlarged casing to improve surface operations.

Torpedoes

  • two 18-in tubes forward, four torpedoes

See Also

Footnotes

Bibliography

  • Gray, Randal (editor) (1985). Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1906–1921. London: Conway Maritime Press. (on Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk).


"B" Class Submarine
B 1 B 2 B 3 B 4 B 5
  B 6 B 7 B 8  
  B 9 B 10 B 11  
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