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Name Official number Flag IMO
ASHANTI    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1961  09/03/1959  23/11/1961 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Frigate  Steel COSAG  
Builder Yard Yard no
Yarrow & Co. Ltd., Glasgow   2121 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 2300 disp/2700 disp 360.0' LOA  42' 3"    11' 3" / 13' 3" 
Engine builder Yarrow & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
1-shaft. 1 Metropolitan-Vickers steam turbine, 12500 SHP, plus 1 AEI G6 gas turbine, 7500 SHP. Total 20000 SHP, 28 knots.
1- Babcock & Wilcox boiler (550 lb/sq.in. @ 850 deg F.)  

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Admiralty     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
05/1957 Ordered 01/1958 Keel laid  
Remarks
Tribal class, Type 81 General Purpose Frigate. F.117 
End year Fate / Status
1988  Sunk 14/09/1988 
Disposal Detail
Sunk as a target for S-class nuclear submarines. 
 

 



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