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Name Official number Flag IMO
AUSTRALIA    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1913  25/10/1911  21/06/1913 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Battleship  Steel Steam Turbine 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank Clydebank  402 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 18500 disp 590.0 ft  79.1 ft  41.4 ft  25.1 ft 
Engine builder John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank
Engine detail
4 shaft Parsons Turbines, 32 Bacock & Wilcox boilers, Coal and oil, 44,000shp giving 25 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Admiralty     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Battlecruiser, Indefatigable Class – C.6, 09, 81
Purchased by the Dominion of Australia.Flagship Royal Australian Navy.
17/02/1913 Sailed Clydebank for trials.
20/03/1913 back.
18/06/1913 final trials.
20/06/1913 left Tail of the Bank for Plymouth. 
Remarks
Armament 8x12" BL MkX
16x4" QF. Mk III
2x3" MkI
2x18" torpedo tubes. 
End year Fate / Status
1924  Scuttled 12/04/1924 
Disposal Detail
1924 towed to sea and sunk. 
 

 



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