Minesveiper HMS Blackpool J27

Other names
KNM Tana
Call sign
Pennant nr J27
Shipping company
Nationality
Great Britain flaggGreat Britain
Home port

Shipyard

Name
Build year
1941
Month of delivery
februar

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Navy ship

Tonnage

Engine

Dimensions

Length:
54.0m
Beam:
7.0m
Draft:
2.8m
  • Historikk v/ Thor Eickstedt.

    HMS Blackpool
    Pennant nr. J.27

    Minesveiper Bangor klasse (Royal Navy)
                       Glomma klasse (KNM)       

    Byggested:  Harland & Wolff Ltd

    Sjøsatt:  4. Juli 1940

    Depl.:700 tonn, treskrog

    Dim.:54,0m x 7m x2,8m

    Maskin:2 - B&W dieselmotorer, 2.000 BHK, fart 16,5 kn

    Bestykning:

    1 - 3`` kanon

                            1 - 40 mm AA kanon

                            2 - 20 mm AA kanoner

                            2 - slippapprater

                            2 - kastere for synkeminer

    Komm.fra: 3. Feb 1941

    Besetning:61 mann

    Historie:

           1945: Utlånt for å sveipe miner langs norskekysten.
           1946: Innkjøpt fra Storbritannia 9. Sept.

         Nytt navn:

    KNM Tana
    Glomma klasse

           1950: Tildelt pennantnummer M-310

           1961: Kommando strøket

                       1962: Opphugget i Bergen

    (Søsterskip: KNM Glomma, M-309)





    Minesveiper

    This minesweeper was sold to Norway later in 1946 and was renamed HMNorS TARNA. She remained on the Active List of the Royal Norwegian Navy until 1st May 1961 when stricken and later sold for demolition.

    Se også:
    http://www.naval-history.net/xGM-Chrono-22MS-Bangor-HMS_Blackpool.htm