CORVETTE LISTINGS


Flower Class Corvette - A Ship of 925 tons standard displacement when built, which increased to 1,180 tons due to modifications.
Length - 205 feet overall, Beam - 33 feet, and maximum draft of 15 feet 6 inches at standard displacement.
Two cylindrical boilers with a single shaft, vertical triple-expansion engine. The two boilers were oil fired, and had a capacity of 40 tons and a working steam pressure of 225lbs per sq/inch.
The engine was reciprocal vertical 4-cylinder, triple-expansion which drove a single screw. Cylinder sizes were 18.5", 31.0" and 38.5" with a strike length of 30".
Designed shaft horse-power was 2,750 at 185 rpm giving a maximum speedof 16/17 knots.
Fuel consumption was 0.5 tons per hour at 10 kts and the bunkers held 230 tons of oil fuel.

 

 

Corvette Name
Pennant No. Shipyard Origin Date Of Commission
Carnation K.00 Grangemouth:N.E.Marine 3.9.40
Acanthus K.01 Ailsa 26.5.41
Heliotrope K.03 Crown:N.E.Marine 5.6.40
Saxifrage K.04 Hill:Richardson W. C. 24.10.41
Lobelia K.05 Hall 15.2.41
Dianella K.07 Lewis 3.9.40
Spiraea K.08 Inglis:Kincaid 12.2.41
Candytuft K.09 Grangemouth:N.E.Marine 8.7.40
Snapdragon K.10 Simons 3.9.40
Alyssum K.100 Brown:Kincaid 3.3.41
Rose K.102 Simons 22.9.41
Loosestrife K.105 Hall Russell 25.8.41
Nasturtium K.107 Smiths 26.9.40
Campion K.108 Crown:Clark 26.4.41
Mimosa K.11 Hill:Richardson W.C. 18.1.42
Pennywort K.111 Inglis:Kincaid 18.10.41
Bellwort K.114 Brown:Kincaid 11.8.41
Renoncule K.117 Simons 25.6.41
Auricula K.12 Brown:Kincaid 14.11.40
Borage K.120 Brown:Kincaid 22.11.41
Oxlip K.123 Inglis:Kincaid 28.8.41
Burdock K.126 Crown: N.E. Marine 14.12.40
Samphire K.128 Smiths Dock 14.4.41
Lotus (ii) K.130 H.Robb 9.5.42
Vetch K.132 Smiths Dock 27.5.41
Clover K.134 Fleming & Ferguson 30.1.41
Pink K.137 Robb:Ailsa:N.E.Marine 16.2.42
Primula K.14 Simons 22.6.40
Coltsfoot K.140 Hall 12.5.41
Stonecrop K.142 Smiths Dock 22.8.41
Meadowsweet K.144 Hill:Richardson W. C. 28.3.42
Heartsease K.15 Harland & Wolff 20.4.40
Geranium K.16 Simons 23.4.40
Amaranthus K.17 Fleming & Fergusun 17.10.40
Campanula K.18 Fleming & Ferguson 23.5.40
Abelia K.184 Harland & Wolff 28.11.40
Alisma K.185 Harland & Wolff 17.12.40
Anchusa K.186 Harland & Wolff 15.1.41
Armeria K.187 Harland & Wolff 16.1.41
Aster K.188 Harland & Wolff 12.2.40
Bergamot K.189 Harland & Wolff 15.2.41
Nigella K.19 Philip:Clark 21.9.40
Vervain K.190 Harland & Wolff 12.3.41
Bryony K.192 Harland & Wolff 04.06.42
Buttercup K.193 Harland & Wolff 10.4.41
Chrysanthemum K.195 Harland & Wolff 11.4.41
Cowslip K.196 Harland & Wolff 23.5.40
Eglantine K.197 Harland & Wolff 27.8.41
Fritillary K.199 Harland & Wolff 22.7.41
Starwort K.20 Inglis:Kincaid 12.5.41
Genista K.200 Harland & Wolff 24.7.41
Monkshood K.207 Fleming & Ferguson 17.4.41
Montbretia K.208 Fleming & Ferguson 27.5.41
Sweetbriar K.209 Smiths Dock 26.6.41
Thyme K.210 Smiths Dock 25.7.41
Snowflake K.211 Smiths Dock 31.10.40
Hyderabad (Nettle) K.212 Hall 23.9.41
Poppy K.213 Hall 20.11.41
Potentilla K.214 Simons 18.12.41
Tamarisk K.216 Fleming & Ferguson 28.7.41
Gloxinia K.22 Harland & Wolff 2.7.40
Godetia(ii) K.226 Crown:Clark 24.9.41
Jasmine K.23 Ferguson 14.1.41
Hibiscus K.24 Harland & Wolff 6.4.40
Azalea K.25 C.W. & G.:Holmes 8.7.40
Honeysuckle K.27 Ferguson 22.4.40
Betony K.274 A.Hall 31.8.43
Dittany K.279 Collingwood 31.5.43
Calendula K.28 Harland & Wolff 21.3.40
Smilax K.280 Collingwood 21.6.43
Statice K.281 Collingwood 20.9.43
Linaria K.282 Midland 22.6.43
Willowherb K.283 Midland 30.8.43
Honesty K.285 Kingston 28.5.43
Rosebay K.286 Kingston 28.7.43
Tulip K.29 Smiths Dock 4.9.40
Burgloss K.306 J.Crown 8.11.43
Camellia K.31 Harland & Wolff 4.5.40
Coreopsis K.32 Inglis:Kincaid 23.5.40
Kingcup K.33 Harland & Wolff 31.10.40
Gladiolus K.34 Smiths Dock 24.1.40
Burnet K.348 Ferguson 10.3.44
Violet K.35 Simons 30.12.40
Clematis K.36 Hill:Richardson W. C. 22.4.40
Veronica K.37 Smiths Dock 17.10.40
Mignonette K.38 Hall Russell:N.E.Marine 28.1.41
Hydrangea K.39 Ferguson 4.9.40
Charlock K.395 Ferguson 10.3.44
Peony K.40 Harland & Wolff 4.6.40
Sunflower K.41 Smiths Dock 19.8.40
Freesia K.43 Harland & Wolff 3.10.40
Wallflower K.44 Smiths Dock 14.11.40
Convolvulus K.45 Hill:Richardson W. C. 21.9.40
La Malouine K.46 Smiths 29.6.40
Polyanthus K.47 Robb:Kincaid 30.11.40
Anemone K.48 Blyth:Clark 22.4.40
Crocus K.49 Inglis:Kincaid 28.5.41
Erica K.50 Harland & Wolff 18.6.40
Rockrose K.51 Hill:Richardson W. G. 26.7.41
Woodruff K.53 Simons 28.2.41
Marguerite K.54 Hall Russell 8.7.40
Periwinkle K.55 Harland & Wolff 24.2.40
Asphodel K.56 Brown:Kincaid 25.5.40
Roselys (Sundew) K.57 Lewis 28.5.41
Aconite K.58 Ailsa 31.3.41
Dahlia K.59 Lewis 31.10.40
Lavender K.60 Hall 27.11.40
Pentstemon K.61 Philip:Clark 18.1.41
Picotee K.63 Harland & Wolff 19.7.40
Hollyhock K.64 Crown: N.E.Marine 19.8.40
Myosotis K.65 Lewis 30.5.41
Begonia K.66 C.W. & G.:Holmes 18.9.40
Snowdrop K.67 Smiths Dock 12.5.41
Jonquil K.68 Fleming & Ferguson 9.7.40
Heather K.69 Harland & Wolff 17.9.40
Pimpernel K.71 Harland & Wolff 16.11.40
Balsam K.72 Brown:Clark 30.5.42
Godetia(i) K.72 Smiths Dock 8.5.40
Arabis K.73 Harland & Wolff 14.2.40
Narcissus K.74 Lewis 29.3.41
Celandine K.75 Grangemouth:Ailsa 28.12.40
Orchis K.76 Harland & Wolff 15.10.40
Delphinium K.77 Robb:Ailsa 6.6.40
Rhododendron K.78 Harland & Wolff 2.9.40
Petunia K.79 Robb:Kincaid 19.9.40
Bluebell K.80 Fleming & Ferguson 24.4.40
Mallow K.81 Harland & Wolff 22.5.40
Larkspur K.82 Fleming & Ferguson 5.9.40
Cyclamen K.83 Lewis 26.6.40
Hyacinth K.84 Harland & Wolff 19.8.40
Verbena K.85 Smiths Dock 1.10.40
Arbutus K.86 Blyth:Clark 5.6.40
Marigold K.87 Hall Russell 4.9.40
Clarkia K.88 Harland & Wolff 7.3.40
Gentian K.90 Harland & Wolff 6.8.40
Primrose K.91 Simons 8.5.40
Lotus (I) K.93 Hall:Ailsa 17.1.42
Columbine K.94 Hill:Richardson W. C. 13.8.40
Dianthus K.95 Robb:Ailsa 9.7.40
Aubrietia K.96 Brown:Kincaid 5.9.40
Salvia K.97 Simons 6.8.40
Zinnia K.98 Smiths Dock 28.11.40
Gardenia K.99 Simons 10.4.40