HMS Fairy was a three-funnel, 30-knot destroyer of the First World War. One of three similar ships built by Fairfields for the Royal Navy, she was ordered under the 1896–1897 Naval Estimates and the sixth Royal Navy ship to carry this name. She was classified, along with other similar ships, as a C-class destroyer in 1913. She sank in 1918 from damage inflicted by ramming and sinking the German submarine UC-75.

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  • HMS Fairy was a three-funnel, 30-knot destroyer of the First World War. One of three similar ships built by Fairfields for the Royal Navy, she was ordered under the 1896–1897 Naval Estimates and the sixth Royal Navy ship to carry this name. She was classified, along with other similar ships, as a C-class destroyer in 1913. She sank in 1918 from damage inflicted by ramming and sinking the German submarine UC-75. (en)
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  • 1896-10-19 (xsd:date)
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  • 1897-05-29 (xsd:date)
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  • Foundered after ramming, 31 May 1918
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  • 17.0
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  • no
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  • yes
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  • World War I North Sea 1914–1918
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  • *1 × QF 12-pounder 12 cwt Mark I L/40 naval gun on a P Mark I low angle mount *5 × QF 6-pdr 8 cwt naval gun on a Mark I* low angle mount *2 × single tubes for 18-inch (450mm) torpedoes
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  • August 1898
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  • 63 (xsd:integer)
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  • * standard * full load
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  • 60 (xsd:integer)
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  • o/a
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  • 1896 (xsd:integer)
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  • *4 × Thornycroft water tube boilers *2 × vertical triple-expansion steam engines *2 × shafts
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  • *80 tons coal * at
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  • HMS Fairy was a three-funnel, 30-knot destroyer of the First World War. One of three similar ships built by Fairfields for the Royal Navy, she was ordered under the 1896–1897 Naval Estimates and the sixth Royal Navy ship to carry this name. She was classified, along with other similar ships, as a C-class destroyer in 1913. She sank in 1918 from damage inflicted by ramming and sinking the German submarine UC-75. (en)
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  • HMS Fairy (1897) (en)
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  • HMS Fairy (en)
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