Norfolk class cruiser (USN, DL-1)

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Norfolk class cruiser

specifications

Displacement: 4956t light; 5556t standard; 8315t full load
Dimensions: 158.5m wl, 164.6m oa x 16.3m x 5.8m
Machinery: 2-shaft geared turbines, 4 Babcock & Wilcox boilers, 80,000shp = 33kts. Range 6000nm at 20kts. Oil 1230t
Armament: 8-3in/50 (4x2), 8-20mm (4x2), 8-21in TT (8x1), 4 Weapon Alfa ASW system
Sensors: Radar SPS-6; sonar QHB, SQG-1 (later SQS-4, then SQS-26)
Complement: 546

unit

No Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
DL-1 Norfolk New York SB, Camden 1 Sept 1949 29 Dec 1951 4 Mar 1953 1 Nov 1973 stricken