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7 edition of FAIRMILE "D" MOTOR TORPEDO BOAT (Anatomy of the Ship) found in the catalog.

FAIRMILE "D" MOTOR TORPEDO BOAT (Anatomy of the Ship)

by Jack Brower (As Shown In Picture Of Book)

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Conway .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military vehicles,
  • Ships & shipping: general interest,
  • Military - Naval,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • Military - World War II,
  • History / Military / Other

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8957161M
    ISBN 10184486006X
    ISBN 109781844860067
    OCLC/WorldCa214932883

    Fairmile D: Motor Gun Boat MGB / MTB Motor Torpedo Boat: MGB MGB / MTB MTB –43 –43 –44 95 Fairmile F Motor Torpedo Boat: MTB One (experimental) Fairmile H: Landing Craft Infantry Landing Craft Support: LCI (S) LCS (L) 40 10 – – References.   The Fairmile Type D was designed to combat the known advantages of German S-boats (Schnellboote - but always called 'E-boats' by the Allies) over previous British coastal craft designs. Designed for 31 knots at 80 tons' displacement, the Fairmile Ds were the most potent and heavily-armed coastal forces type of any navy. They fulfilled various roles, from the original MTB/MGB role to anti.

    A good model for a multipurpose gun boat exists in the British Fairmile D from World War II. A modern version could be built in large quantities at economical cost. Bring Back a True Gunboat | Proceedings - May Vol. /5/1, Motor Torpedo Boat (MTB) was the name given to fast torpedo boats by the Royal Navy, the Royal Canadian Navy and the United States Navy Motor Torpedo Boat: Who, What, Where, When - Serving History: Fairmile D-type motor gun/torpedo boats (MGB, – Motor Torpedo Boat.

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FAIRMILE "D" MOTOR TORPEDO BOAT (Anatomy of the Ship) by Jack Brower (As Shown In Picture Of Book) Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Fairmile "D" Motor Torpedo Boat (Anatomy of the Ship) Hardcover – August 1, by John Lambert (Author)/5(16). The Fairmile 'D' Motor Torpedo/Gun Boats were vicious little fighters that packed as much firepower as a World War I destroyer onto a ton hull.

Despite their ungainly appearance, these vessels have proved a source of fascination since the end of World War II, and they were the subject of the fifth book in Conway's "Anatomy of the Ship" series/5(16). The Fairmile 'D' Motor Torpedo/Gun Boats were vicious little fighters that packed as much firepower as a World War I destroyer onto a ton hull.

Despite their ungainly appearance, these vessels have proved a source of fascination since the end of World War II, and they were the subject of the fifth book in Conway's "Anatomy of the Ship" by: 1.

The Fairmile Type D torpedo/gun boat was the most heavily armed coastal vessel regularly employed by Allied forces in World War II. With a top speed of 31 knots and an ton displacement, the boat was a potent force in protecting littoral waterways and was tasked with FAIRMILE D MOTOR TORPEDO BOAT book anti-submarine and mine warfare operations.

The Fairmile Type D was designed to combat the known advantages of German S-boats (Schnellboote - but always called 'E-boats' by the Allies) over previous British coastal craft designs.

The U-boat War in World War Two (Kriegsmarine, ) and World War One (Kaiserliche Marine, ) and the Allied efforts to counter the threat. This section includes over Allied Warships and over Allied Commanders of WWII, from the US Navy, Royal Navy, Royal Canadian Navy, Royal Australian Navy, The Polish Navy and others.

The Fairmile 'D' Motor Torpedo/Gun Boats were vicious little fighters that packed as much firepower as a World War I destroyer onto a ton hull. Despite their ungainly appearance, these vessels have proved a source of fascination since the end of World War II, and they were the subject of the fifth book in Conway's "Anatomy of the Ship" series/5(12).

The Fairmile D motor torpedo boat was a type of British Motor Torpedo Boat (MTB) designed by Bill Holt and conceived by Fairmile Marine for the Royal Navy. Nicknamed "Dog Boats", they were designed to combat the known advantages of the German E-boats over previous British coastal craft designs.

The Fairmile Type D torpedo/gun boat was the most heavily armed coastal vessel regularly employed by Allied forces in World War II.

With a top speed of 31 knots and an ton displacement, the boat was a potent force in protecting littoral waterways and was tasked with performing anti-submarine and mine warfare operations.3/5(2). Share - The Fairmile 'D' Motor Torpedo Boat by John Lambert (, Book, Illustrated) The Fairmile 'D' Motor Torpedo Boat by John Lambert (, Book, Illustrated) Be the first to write a review.

The Fairmile boat company was named after the part of the village of Cobham where Sir Noel Macklin lived. He was known at first for his design and manufacture of the Railton and Invicta cars. He started the boat company inbut ran out of capital and effectively became part of the admiralty producing hundreds of MLs, MGBs, MTBs etc.

Reynolds, L. and Lord Lewin () Dog Boats at War: A History of the Operations of the Royal Navy D Class Fairmile Motor Torpedo Boats and Motor GunboatsSutton Publications Inc, ISBN Branch: Royal Navy.

Dog boats at war: a history of the operations of the Royal Navy D Class Fairmile motor torpedo boats Photographs HANDING OVER OF THE FIRST FAIRMILE MOTOR TORPEDO BOATS TO BE BUILT IN MALAYA. 3 DECEMBERSINGAPORE. BY JOHN LAMBERT,PUB CONWAY MARITIME PRESS, the Spitfire of the Seas | World War II gunboat test drive review | Motor Boat & Yachting - Duration: Motor Boat.

Some boats were configured as motor torpedo boats. Service. The first Fairmile B motor launch was completed in Septemberwith a further 38 from the first two production batches entering service before the end of the cement: 85 tons. This is a new book titled The Fairmile 'D' Motor Torpedo Boat.

by John Lambert ISBN X Published: by Conway Maritime Press. pages and illustrated throughout. The book includes a 1/75 scale fold out plan of the boat. The Fairmile ''D'' Motor Torpedo Boat (Anatomy of the Ship) John Lambert The Fairmile Type D was designed to combat the known advantages of German S-boats (Schnellboote - but always called 'E-boats' by the Allies) over previous British coastal craft designs.

The Fairmile 'D' Motor Torpedo/Gun Boats were vicious little fighters that packed as much firepower as a World War I destroyer onto a ton hull. Despite their ungainly appearance, these vessels have proved a source of fascination since the end of World War II, and they were the subject of the fifth book in Conway's "Anatomy of the Ship" series/5(14).

The Fairmile D motor torpedo boat was a type of British Motor Torpedo Boat (MTB) designed by Bill Holt and conceived by Fairmile Marine for the Royal med "Dog Boats", they were designed to combat the known advantages of the German E-boats over previous British coastal craft were bigger than earlier MTB or Motor Gun Boat (MGB) designs (which were typically around 70 feet.

A motor torpedo boat is a fast torpedo boat, especially of the mid 20th motor in the designation originally referred to their use of petrol engines, typically marinised aircraft engines or their derivatives, which distinguished them from other naval craft of the era, including other torpedo boats, that used steam turbines or reciprocating steam engines.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The Fairmile 'D' motor torpedo boat by Lambert, John,Naval Institute Press edition, in EnglishPages:   The Birth of the World War Two Motor Torpedo Boat MTB - Hubert Scott-Paine - Duration: Fairmile Motor Launch Q & Crew.

Royal Canadian Navy - Duration:   The last of the 'Fairmile' launches - gunboats, torpedo boats, Special Forces launches, and much more - is to be restored by The National Museum of the Royal Navy. A Maritime Films UK - .