I opted to leave it as was, with the flat lined, flush hull (to make it a little easier on me

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DNS Lock Haven, Denton Dreadnought laid down 1911

Displacement:

24,422 t light; 26,246 t standard; 27,818 t normal; 29,075 t full load

Dimensions: Length overall / water x beam x draught

575.00 ft / 566.00 ft x 95.50 ft x 27.50 ft (normal load)

172.52 m / 172.52 m x 29.11 m x 8.38 m

Armament:

10 - 14.00" / 356 mm guns (5x2 guns), 1,372.00lbs / 622.33kg shells, 1911 Model

Breech loading guns in turrets (on barbettes)

on centreline ends, majority forward, all raised mounts - superfiring

Main guns limited to end-on fire

17 - 5.00" / 127 mm guns in single mounts, 62.50lbs / 28.35kg shells, 1911 Model

Breech loading guns in casemate mounts

on side, evenly spread, all raised mounts

2 - 5.00" / 127 mm guns in single mounts, 62.50lbs / 28.35kg shells, 1911 Model

Breech loading guns in deck mounts

on side, all amidships, all raised mounts - superfiring

4 - 3.00" / 76.2 mm guns in single mounts, 13.50lbs / 6.12kg shells, 1911 Model

Quick firing guns in deck mounts

on side ends, evenly spread, all raised mounts - superfiring

Weight of broadside 14,962 lbs / 6,786 kg

Shells per gun, main battery: 150

Armour:

- Belts: Width (max) Length (avg) Height (avg)

Main: 12.0" / 305 mm 205.00 ft / 62.48 m 22.00 ft / 6.71 m

Ends: 6.00" / 152 mm 240.00 ft / 73.15 m 9.00 ft / 2.74 m

121.00 ft / 36.88 m Unarmoured ends

Main Belt covers 56 % of normal length

Main belt does not fully cover magazines and engineering spaces

- Gun armour: Face (max) Other gunhouse (avg) Barbette/hoist (max)

Main: 14.0" / 356 mm 8.00" / 203 mm 8.00" / 203 mm

2nd: 8.00" / 203 mm 4.00" / 102 mm 4.00" / 102 mm

- Armour deck: 2.00" / 51 mm, Conning tower: 12.00" / 305 mm

Machinery:

Coal and oil fired boilers, complex reciprocating steam engines,

Direct drive, 2 shafts, 34,755 ihp / 25,927 Kw = 21.00 kts

Range 7,000nm at 10.00 kts

Bunker at max displacement = 2,829 tons (95% coal)

Complement:

1,076 - 1,400

Cost:

£2.747 million / $10.990 million

Distribution of weights at normal displacement:

Armament: 1,870 tons, 6.7 %

Armour: 8,430 tons, 30.3 %

- Belts: 3,313 tons, 11.9 %

- Torpedo bulkhead: 0 tons, 0.0 %

- Armament: 3,341 tons, 12.0 %

- Armour Deck: 1,539 tons, 5.5 %

- Conning Tower: 237 tons, 0.9 %

Machinery: 2,298 tons, 8.3 %

Hull, fittings & equipment: 11,824 tons, 42.5 %

Fuel, ammunition & stores: 3,396 tons, 12.2 %

Miscellaneous weights: 0 tons, 0.0 %

Overall survivability and seakeeping ability:

Survivability (Non-critical penetrating hits needed to sink ship):

34,876 lbs / 15,819 Kg = 25.4 x 14.0 " / 356 mm shells or 3.4 torpedoes

Stability (Unstable if below 1.00): 1.00

Metacentric height 4.7 ft / 1.4 m

Roll period: 18.5 seconds

Steadiness - As gun platform (Average = 50 %): 69 %

- Recoil effect (Restricted arc if above 1.00): 1.16

Seaboat quality (Average = 1.00): 1.54

Hull form characteristics:

Hull has a flush deck

Block coefficient: 0.655

Length to Beam Ratio: 5.93 : 1

'Natural speed' for length: 23.79 kts

Power going to wave formation at top speed: 47 %

Trim (Max stability = 0, Max steadiness = 100): 45

Bow angle (Positive = bow angles forward): 0.00 degrees

Stern overhang: 0.00 ft / 0.00 m

Freeboard (% = measuring location as a percentage of overall length):

- Stem: 26.00 ft / 7.92 m

- Forecastle (20 %): 23.00 ft / 7.01 m

- Mid (50 %): 23.00 ft / 7.01 m

- Quarterdeck (15 %): 23.00 ft / 7.01 m

- Stern: 23.00 ft / 7.01 m

- Average freeboard: 23.24 ft / 7.08 m

Ship tends to be wet forward

Ship space, strength and comments:

Space - Hull below water (magazines/engines, low = better): 79.1 %

- Above water (accommodation/working, high = better): 169.4 %

Waterplane Area: 41,598 Square feet or 3,865 Square metres

Displacement factor (Displacement / loading): 99 %

Structure weight / hull surface area: 204 lbs/sq ft or 996 Kg/sq metre

Hull strength (Relative):

- Cross-sectional: 0.95

- Longitudinal: 1.96

- Overall: 1.02

Hull space for machinery, storage, compartmentation is excellent

Room for accommodation and workspaces is excellent

Excellent seaboat, comfortable, can fire her guns in the heaviest weather

-EZ

Edit: Added portholes