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HMS Bury (1919)

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Beam  28 ft (8.5 m)
Speed  max 16 knots
Length  70 m
Displacement  644,100 kg
Builder  South Shields
Draught  8 ft (2.4 m)
Launched  17 May 1919
Weight  721.4 tons
Draft  2.4 m
Fate  Sold 20 January 1923 to J Smith
Class and type  Hunt class minesweeper (1916), Aberdare sub-class
Propulsion  Yarrow-type boilers, Vertical triple-expansion engines, 2 shafts, 2,200 ihp
Place built  South Shields, United Kingdom

HMS Bury was a Hunt class minesweeper of the Royal Navy from World War I.

A second HMS Bury served in World War II; it escorted convoy ONS-92 and rescued survivors from ships sunk by Wolf pack Hecht

References

HMS Bury (1919) Wikipedia


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