TR series minesweeping trawler


TR series minesweeping trawler

The TR series were minesweeping naval trawlers built during World War I for the Royal Canadian Navy.

A total of 45 were built and given numbers "HMCS 1" to "HMCS 60".

pecifications

* Launched: 1917-1919
* Commissioned:
* Paid off:
* Displacement: 275 tons
* Length: 125 feet
* Width: 23.5 feet
* Draught: 13.5 feet
* Top Speed: 10 knots
* Crew: ?
* Armament: one 12-pounder in single mount

References

* [http://www.hazegray.org/navhist/canada/ww1/tr/ TR Type minesweeping trawlers]


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