|Armament||1 x 4inch gun|
1 x quad 2pdr
6 x 20m guns (2x2,2x1)
Depth charge throwers
|Max speed||20 knots|
|Engines||2 shaft Reciprocating (4 cyl, V.T.E.)|
(Loch Arkaig and Loch Tralaig 2 shaft Geared Turbines)
|Power||HP 5.500 |
(Loch Arkaig and Loch Tralaig HP 6.500)
|Notes on class||Loch class frigates were an improved River class using prefabricated modular construction techniques similar to those employed for U-boat construction at about the same time.
Loch Arkaig and Loch Tralaig were turbine engined.
All ships of the Loch class
See all Frigate classes.
Books dealing with this subject include:
The Grey Wolves of Eriboll, David M. Hird, 2010