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HMS Cornwall (56)

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HMS Cornwall (56) was a County class heavy cruiser of the Kent subclass built for the Royal Navy in the mid-1920s. She was built at Devonport Dockyard, Plymouth, UK.[1][2]

1924 Begun on 9th October at Devonport Dockyard and will take the water March 11th 1926.

Her engines were built by R. and W. Hawthorn, Leslie and Co.

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  1. Wikipedia
  2. The Engineer 1924/10/03