Yard No. 934

built by William Denny & Brothers Dumbarton in 1912



Yard Number 934, was named BEAVER when launched on Friday, 06/10/1911 by William Denny & Brothers Dumbarton , for Royal Navy.

BEAVER was scrapped on 1923

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1912
Ship Type: Destroyer
Tonnage: 990 t
Length: 75 m
Breadth: 7.8 m
Owner History:
Royal Navy

Additional Information: Acheron Class, Parsons Special.
The hull of this destroyer was built and installed by WDB as a sub contract from Parsons.

2 x 4in BL Mk VIII, 2 x 12pdr 12 cwt, and 2 x 21in TTs
Crew 70.

1921 Sold for scrapping but finally broken up in 1923.
Image shows BEAVER stranded at Great Yarmouth December 1912.
Photo supplied by J Ward McQuaid
Previous update by Stuart Cameron
Additional data from Ian Buxton.