Dimension

Length: 156.00m
Beam: 15.40m
Draught: 4.30m

Displacement

Standard: 5700 tons
Full Load: 6900 tons

Armament

Qty Weapon Type Configuration Remarks
8
8
8
6
II x 4
IV x 2
IV x 2
III x 2
designed to have II x 5, only Dido was fitted with the extra turret

Machinery

Main Engines:
4 Parsons steam turbine
Total Power Units: 62000 SHP
Props: 4
Speed: 32.3 knots
Range / Endurance: 4250nm @ 16kts

Complement

Ships Company: 480

Boilers

Qty Make
4 Admiralty 3-drum water-tube