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Name Official number Flag IMO
MAIDSTONE    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1938  21/10/1937  05/05/1938 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval   Steel Steam Turbine 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank Clydebank  549 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 8900 disp 574.0 ft  75.0 ft  20.0 ft   
Engine builder Parsons Marine Turbine Co. Ltd., Newcastle
Engine detail
2-shaft Parsons geared turbines, 4 Admiralty 3-drum boilers, oil, 7000shp giving 17 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Admiralty     
Other names
MAIDSTONE 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Submarine Depot Ship, Maidstone Class – F.44, A.185
Ministry of Defence
1958-62 rebuilt as depot for nuclear-powered submarines.
1969 to Belfast as accommodation ship.

Battle Honour: MEDITERRANEAN 1942-43  
Remarks
See: http://forums.clydemaritime.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=47&t=38362
 
End year Fate / Status
1978  Broken Up 23/05/1978 
Disposal Detail
Broken up in Inverkeithing arriving 23/5/1978 
 

 



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