|Length||630 feet (oa)|
|Armament||1939; 8 8" guns (4x2) 8 4" AA guns (4x2) 16 2pdr AA (2x8) 8 0.5" AA (2x4) 8 21" torpedo tubes (2x4) 1 aircraft 1 catapult|
|Max speed||32.25 knots|
|Engines||Geared turbines, 4 shafts|
|Notes on class||Slightly modified version of the London-class. As usual the Anti-Aircraft armament was increased during the war.|
All ships of the Dorsetshire class
|HMS Dorsetshire (40)||Lost on 5 Apr 1942|
|HMS Norfolk (78)|
Full wartime service history on this vessel.
See all Heavy cruiser classes.
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