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Abbreviation Field Sort ascending Explanation
#2021-01-08 UPLOAD 1, 2021 278402 SHIPS, 695793 INDEXLINES
#2020-01-06 UPLOAD 1, 2020 275909 SHIPS, 683537 INDEXLINES
#2020-01-06 UPLOAD 1, 2020 275909 SHIPS, 683537 INDEXLINES
#2019-01-10 UPLOAD 1, 2019 273331 SHIPS, 669168 INDEXLINES
#2019-01-10 UPLOAD 1, 2019 273331 SHIPS, 669168 INDEXLINES
#2018-01-06 UPLOAD 1, 2018 270814 SHIPS, 652847 INDEXLINES
#2018-01-06 UPLOAD 1, 2018 270814 SHIPS, 652847 INDEXLINES
#2017-01-09 UPLOAD 1, 2017 268186 SHIPS, 637963 INDEXLINES
#2017-01-09 UPLOAD 1, 2017 268186 SHIPS, 637963 INDEXLINES
#2016-01-03 UPLOAD 1, 2016 265209 SHIPS, 618094 INDEXLINES
#2016-01-03 UPLOAD 1, 2016 265209 SHIPS, 618094 INDEXLINES
#2015-01-04 UPLOAD 1, 2015 261117 SHIPS, 594068 INDEXLINES
#2015-01-04 UPLOAD 1, 2015 261117 SHIPS, 594068 INDEXLINES
#2014-01-05 UPLOAD 1, 2014 257300 SHIPS, 570870 INDEXLINES
#2014-01-05 UPLOAD 1, 2014 257300 SHIPS, 570870 INDEXLINES
#2013-01-06 UPLOAD 1, 2013 253439 SHIPS, 546763 INDEXLINES
#2013-01-06 UPLOAD 1, 2013 253439 SHIPS, 546763 INDEXLINES
#2012-01-01 UPLOAD 1, 2012 248194 SHIPS, 515221 INDEXLINES
#2012-01-01 UPLOAD 1, 2012 248194 SHIPS, 515221 INDEXLINES
#2011-01-02 UPLOAD 1, 2011 243202 SHIPS, 480322 INDEXLINES
#2011-01-02 UPLOAD 1, 2011 243202 SHIPS, 480322 INDEXLINES
#2010-01-02 UPLOAD 1, 2010 235482 SHIPS, 443376 INDEXLINES
#2010-01-02 UPLOAD 1, 2010 235482 SHIPS, 443376 INDEXLINES
#2009-02-01 UPLOAD 1, 2009 230548 SHIPS, 420775 INDEXLINES
#2009-02-01 UPLOAD 1, 2009 230548 SHIPS, 420775 INDEXLINES
#2008-01-12 UPLOAD 1, 2008 220187 SHIPS, 384710 INDEXLINES
#2008-01-12 UPLOAD 1, 2008 220187 SHIPS, 384710 INDEXLINES
#2007-01-28 UPLOAD 1, 2007 210026 SHIPS, 351678 INDEXLINES
#2007-01-28 UPLOAD 1, 2007 210026 SHIPS, 351678 INDEXLINES
#2006-09-15 UPLOAD 1, 2006 207000 SHIPS, 330000 INDEXLINES
#2006-09-15 UPLOAD 1, 2006 207000 SHIPS, 330000 INDEXLINES
(rf) Type (refrigerated)
(rf) Type (refrigerated)
Tons Tons (naval, marked "N") standard displacement
Tons Tons (naval, marked "N") standard displacement
Tons Tons (merchant) gross tons (1gt = 100 cu.ft volume)
Tons Tons (merchant) gross tons (1gt = 100 cu.ft volume)
cv Subsequent history [converted]
cv Subsequent history [converted]
cpl Subsequent history completed (by)
csd Subsequent history Closed shelterdeck (no longer used)
csd Subsequent history Closed shelterdeck (no longer used)
cpl Subsequent history completed (by)
V1942/3 Starke 1942-45 British & Dominion mercantile
V1942/4 Starke 1942-45 United States C-types
V1942/2 Starke 1942-45 Victory ships & T2 tankers
V1942/1 Starke 1942-45 European & South American
V1942/5 Starke 1942-45 Japan
V1942/6 Starke 1942-45 Liberty Ships
V1942/6 Starke 1942-45 Liberty Ships
V1942/1 Starke 1942-45 European & South American
V1942/4 Starke 1942-45 United States C-types
V1942/5 Starke 1942-45 Japan
V1942/2 Starke 1942-45 Victory ships & T2 tankers
V1942/3 Starke 1942-45 British & Dominion mercantile
Co Owner company
Ltd Owner limited
SS Owner steam ship / steamship
SE Owner Societe Europeenne (european company)
Sg Owner shipping
SpA Owner Societa per Azioni
S.r.l. Owner
d.y. Owner junior (Norwegian)
Jr. Owner junior
A.G. Owner Aktiengesellschaft (share company)
KG Owner partnership company
GmbH Owner company with limited responsibility (literally)
S.A. Owner
A.S. Owner (or AS, or A/S) share company
S.B. Owner Sendirian Berhad (Sdn.Bhd.)(Malay)
P/R Owner partrederiet
LLC Owner limited liability company
Corp Owner corporation
SS Owner steam ship / steamship
Sdn Bhd Owner Sendirian Berhad
JS Owner Joint Stock (Company)
SP Owner Steam Packet
Corp Owner corporation
LLC Owner limited liability company
P/R Owner partrederiet
A.S. Owner (or AS, or A/S) share company
S.A. Owner
GmbH Owner company with limited responsibility (literally)
KG Owner partnership company
A.G. Owner Aktiengesellschaft (share company)
SpA Owner Societa per Azioni
d.y. Owner junior (Norwegian)
Sg Owner shipping
Ltd Owner limited
A/B Owner (or Ab) share company
K/S Owner (or KS) partnership company
S.B. Owner Sendirian Berhad (Sdn.Bhd.)(Malay)
Intnl Owner International
Jr. Owner junior
Nav Owner Navigation
plc Owner public limited company
RMSP Owner Royal Mail Steam Packet
SN Owner Steam Navigation
LP Owner Limited Partnership
Co Owner company
S.r.l. Owner
plc Owner public limited company
SE Owner Societe Europeenne (european company)
A/B Owner (or Ab) share company
Intnl Owner International
K/S Owner (or KS) partnership company
LP Owner Limited Partnership
RMSP Owner Royal Mail Steam Packet
SP Owner Steam Packet
SN Owner Steam Navigation
Nav Owner Navigation
Sdn Bhd Owner Sendirian Berhad
JS Owner Joint Stock (Company)
N N naval marking - tonnage in displacements
n N naval marking - tonnage in grt/dwt
n N naval marking - tonnage in grt/dwt
N N naval marking - tonnage in displacements
ss Material stainless steel
fc Material ferro-concrete hull
is Material iron & steel hull
tt Material titanium hull
wp Material wood & plastic hull (composite)
w Material wooden hull
aa Material aluminium alloy hull
cf Material carbon fibre sandwich hull
wp Material wood & plastic hull (composite)
tt Material titanium hull
w Material wooden hull
p Material glass-reinforced plastic hull
cf Material carbon fibre sandwich hull
(blank) Material steel hull
ss Material stainless steel
fc Material ferro-concrete hull
p Material glass-reinforced plastic hull
aa Material aluminium alloy hull
(blank) Material steel hull
c Material composite hull
I Material iron hull
I Material iron hull
is Material iron & steel hull
c Material composite hull
GT Machinery gas turbine
Tx / Txt Machinery triple-expansion, exhaust turbine
D/E Machinery diesel (surface) / electric (submerged)
Tx / Txt Machinery triple-expansion, exhaust turbine
T Machinery triple-expansion
DE Machinery diesel motor, electric drive
CSD Machinery closed-cycle diesel (submarines)
D Machinery diesel motor
E Machinery Electric motors
DGT Machinery diesel and gas turbine (CODAG)
ST Machinery Steam turbine
S Machinery simple steam engine
DWJ Machinery diesel water jet propulsion
1D Machinery one screw shaft diesel (e.g.)
TE Machinery steam turbine, electric drive
1/1D Machinery one screw aft, one forward, diesel (e.g.)
D/GT Machinery diesel or gas turbine (CODOG)
C Machinery compound engine (2-cyl)
UF Machinery Uniflow
NST Machinery nuclear-fuelled steam turbines
E Machinery Electric motors
GT Machinery gas turbine
DE Machinery diesel motor, electric drive
D Machinery diesel motor
NST Machinery nuclear-fuelled steam turbines
Q Machinery quadruple-expansion steam
ST Machinery Steam turbine
Q Machinery quadruple-expansion steam
Cdxt Machinery Compound engines, double exhaust turbine
DGT Machinery diesel and gas turbine (CODAG)
SGT Machinery Steam turbine + gas turbine (COSAG)
D/E Machinery diesel (surface) / electric (submerged)
UF Machinery Uniflow
Cdxt Machinery Compound engines, double exhaust turbine
SGT Machinery Steam turbine + gas turbine (COSAG)
T Machinery triple-expansion
Cx- Machinery Double compound engine
D/GT Machinery diesel or gas turbine (CODOG)
P Machinery Paddle driven
1/1D Machinery one screw aft, one forward, diesel (e.g.)
PS Machinery Paddle steamer
P Machinery Paddle driven
PS Machinery Paddle steamer
C Machinery compound engine (2-cyl)
TE Machinery steam turbine, electric drive
Cx- Machinery Double compound engine
1D Machinery one screw shaft diesel (e.g.)
DWJ Machinery diesel water jet propulsion
S Machinery simple steam engine
CSD Machinery closed-cycle diesel (submarines)
LPP LPP length between perpendiculars (in metres)
LPP LPP length between perpendiculars (in metres)
LOA LOA length overall (in metres)
LOA LOA length overall (in metres)
L as History [Launched as]
mchy History machinery
O as History [Ordered as]
LD as History [Laid down as]
L as History [Launched as]
Lg History [lengthened]
O as History [Ordered as]
LD as History [Laid down as]
Lg History [lengthened]
mchy History machinery
MDV FLAG Maldives
DMA FLAG Dominica
LUX FLAG Luxembourg
DOM FLAG Dominican Republic
MCO FLAG Monaco
ECU FLAG Ecuador
EGY FLAG Egypt
GNQ FLAG Equatorial Guinea
MEX FLAG Mexico
CZS FLAG Czechoslovakia
SLV FLAG El Salvador
DJI FLAG Djibouti
ERI FLAG Eritrea
MDG FLAG Madagascar
DNK FLAG Denmark
ISL FLAG Iceland
IND FLAG India
IOM FLAG Isle of Man
GHA FLAG Ghana
GEO FLAG Georgia
DEU FLAG Germany (incl West Germany)
DDR FLAG German Democratic Republic
GLP FLAG Guadeloupe
IRN FLAG Iran
IRL FLAG Irish Republic
IRQ FLAG Iraq
GIB FLAG Gibraltar
GIN FLAG Guinea
HWI FLAG Hawaii
HUN FLAG Hungary
HTI FLAG Haiti
HND FLAG Honduras
HKG FLAG Hong Kong (British flag)
GUY FLAG Guyana
GTM FLAG Guatemala
GRD FLAG Grenada
GRC FLAG Greece
IDN FLAG Indonesia
GNB FLAG Guinea-Bissau
GMB FLAG Gambia
KOR FLAG Korea, South
KWT FLAG Kuwait
LAO FLAG Laos
LVA FLAG Latvia
LBR FLAG Liberia
LBY FLAG Libya
LBN FLAG Lebanon
LTU FLAG Lithuania
FRO FLAG Faroe Islands
ETH FLAG Ethiopia
PRK FLAG Korea, North
KEN FLAG Kenya
ISR FLAG Israel
GAB FLAG Gabon
ITA FLAG Italy
CIV FLAG Ivory Coast
FRA FLAG France
FIN FLAG Finland
FJI FLAG Fiji
JAM FLAG Jamaica
JOR FLAG Jordan
JPN FLAG Japan
EST FLAG Estonia
MNG FLAG Mongolia
THA FLAG Thailand
VEN FLAG Venezuela
VUT FLAG Vanuatu
YEM FLAG Yemen
YUG FLAG Yugoslavia
ZAR FLAG Zaire
ABW FLAG Aruba
ALD FLAG Aland Islands
ATF FLAG Kerguelen Islands
BMU FLAG Bermuda
GRL FLAG Greenland
PMD FLAG Madeira
SPM FLAG St Pierre & Miquelon
VNS FLAG Vietnam, South (to 1975)
URY FLAG Uruguay
TKM FLAG Turkmenistan
TON FLAG Tonga
TUN FLAG Tunisia
TTO FLAG Trinidad & Tobago
TUR FLAG Turkey
TUV FLAG Tuvalu
CHT FLAG China (Taipei)
TZN FLAG Tanzania
ARE FLAG United Arab Emirates
UGA FLAG Uganda
GBR FLAG United Kingdom
UKR FLAG Ukraine
TAH FLAG Tahiti
VGB FLAG British Virgin Islands
TIM FLAG Timor-Leste
MIC FLAG Micronesia
MTG FLAG Montenegro
SYM FLAG South Yemen
NGR FLAG Niger
LCT FLAG Lichtenstein
YMS FLAG South Yemen
CUR FLAG Curacao (from Oct 2010)
PAL FLAG Palau
NBN FLAG North Borneo
MWI FLAG Malawi
MST FLAG Montserrat
USA FLAG U.S.A.
ZZB FLAG Zanzibar
WLF FLAG Wallis & Futuna
WSM FLAG Western Samoa
CSA FLAG Confederate States of America
CKI FLAG Cook Islands
MCR FLAG Micronesia
DZG FLAG Danzig
KZK FLAG Kazakhstan
MKO FLAG Manchukuo
PAL FLAG Palau
SAR FLAG Sarawak
TKS FLAG Tadzhikistan
ZAM FLAG Zambia
CHK FLAG China (Hong Kong)
TGO FLAG Togo
MHL FLAG Marshall Islands
NAM FLAG Namibia
NOR FLAG Norway
NRU FLAG Nauru
NUE FLAG Niue
NZL FLAG New Zealand
OMN FLAG Oman
PAN FLAG Panama
PRY FLAG Paraguay
PHL FLAG Philippines
PAK FLAG Pakistan
PNG FLAG Papua New Guinea
POL FLAG Poland
NIC FLAG Nicaragua
NGA FLAG Nigeria
MLD FLAG Moldova
MLI FLAG Mali
MLT FLAG Malta
MYS FLAG Malaysia
MAR FLAG Morocco
MRT FLAG Mauritania
MTQ FLAG Martinique
MUS FLAG Mauritius
MWI FLAG Malawi
MOZ FLAG Mozambique
ANT FLAG Netherlands Antilles (to Oct 2010)
NLD FLAG Netherlands
PRT FLAG Portugal
VNM FLAG Vietnam (including North Vietnam)
SUR FLAG Suriname
SOM FLAG Somalia
ESP FLAG Spain
SLE FLAG Sierra Leone
CHE FLAG Switzerland
LCA FLAG St Lucia
STP FLAG Sao Tome & Principe
SDN FLAG Sudan
VCT FLAG Saint Vincent & the Grenadines
SVK FLAG Slovakia
SWE FLAG Sweden
SYC FLAG Seychelles
SVN FLAG Slovenia
LKA FLAG Sri Lanka
PR FLAG Prussia
PER FLAG Peru
QAT FLAG Qatar
ROM FLAG Romania
RUS FLAG Russia (incl U.S.S.R.)
RW FLAG Rwanda
ZAF FLAG South Africa
SAU FLAG Saudi Arabia
SEN FLAG Senegal
SGP FLAG Singapore
SKN FLAG Saint Kitts & Nevis
SLB FLAG Solomon Islands
SYR FLAG Syria
CZE FLAG Czech Republic (in 2016, Czechia)
HTI FLAG Haiti
KOR FLAG Korea, South
KWT FLAG Kuwait
LAO FLAG Laos
LVA FLAG Latvia
LBR FLAG Liberia
LBY FLAG Libya
LBN FLAG Lebanon
LTU FLAG Lithuania
LUX FLAG Luxembourg
MCO FLAG Monaco
MDG FLAG Madagascar
MDV FLAG Maldives
MEX FLAG Mexico
MNG FLAG Mongolia
MHL FLAG Marshall Islands
PRK FLAG Korea, North
KEN FLAG Kenya
KIR FLAG Kiribati
HUN FLAG Hungary
HWI FLAG Hawaii
ISL FLAG Iceland
IDN FLAG Indonesia
IND FLAG India
IOM FLAG Isle of Man
IRN FLAG Iran
IRL FLAG Irish Republic
IRQ FLAG Iraq
ISR FLAG Israel
ITA FLAG Italy
CIV FLAG Ivory Coast
JAM FLAG Jamaica
JOR FLAG Jordan
JPN FLAG Japan
MLD FLAG Moldova
MLI FLAG Mali
PAN FLAG Panama
PRY FLAG Paraguay
PHL FLAG Philippines
PAK FLAG Pakistan
PNG FLAG Papua New Guinea
POL FLAG Poland
PRT FLAG Portugal
PR FLAG Prussia
PER FLAG Peru
QAT FLAG Qatar
ROM FLAG Romania
RUS FLAG Russia (incl U.S.S.R.)
RW FLAG Rwanda
ZAF FLAG South Africa
SAU FLAG Saudi Arabia
OMN FLAG Oman
NZL FLAG New Zealand
NUE FLAG Niue
MLT FLAG Malta
MYS FLAG Malaysia
MAR FLAG Morocco
MRT FLAG Mauritania
MTQ FLAG Martinique
MUS FLAG Mauritius
MWI FLAG Malawi
MOZ FLAG Mozambique
ANT FLAG Netherlands Antilles (to Oct 2010)
NLD FLAG Netherlands
NGA FLAG Nigeria
NIC FLAG Nicaragua
NAM FLAG Namibia
NOR FLAG Norway
NRU FLAG Nauru
SEN FLAG Senegal
AIA FLAG Anguilla
MMR FLAG Myanmar (Burma)
BRS FLAG Belarus
BRN FLAG Brunei
BGR FLAG Bulgaria
CAN FLAG Canada
CHN FLAG China (People's Republic)
CHL FLAG Chile
KHM FLAG Cambodia
CMR FLAG Cameroon
COG FLAG Congo
COL FLAG Colombia
COM FLAG Comoros
CRI FLAG Costa Rica
HRV FLAG Croatia
CUB FLAG Cuba
BRA FLAG Brazil
BOL FLAG Bolivia
BLZ FLAG Belize
AGO FLAG Angola
ALB FLAG Albania
DZA FLAG Algeria
ATG FLAG Antigua & Barbuda
ARG FLAG Argentina
AUH FLAG Austro-Hungarian Empire
AUS FLAG Australia
AUT FLAG Austria
AZE FLAG Azerbaijan
BHS FLAG Bahamas
BRB FLAG Barbados
BGD FLAG Bangladesh
BEL FLAG Belgium
BEN FLAG Benin
BHR FLAG Bahrain
CYM FLAG Cayman Islands
CYP FLAG Cyprus
GMB FLAG Gambia
GNB FLAG Guinea-Bissau
GLP FLAG Guadeloupe
DDR FLAG German Democratic Republic
DEU FLAG Germany (incl West Germany)
GEO FLAG Georgia
GHA FLAG Ghana
GIB FLAG Gibraltar
CPV FLAG Cape Verde
GIN FLAG Guinea
GRC FLAG Greece
GRD FLAG Grenada
GTM FLAG Guatemala
GUY FLAG Guyana
HKG FLAG Hong Kong (British flag)
GAB FLAG Gabon
FRA FLAG France
FIN FLAG Finland
CZE FLAG Czech Republic (in 2016, Czechia)
CZS FLAG Czechoslovakia
DJI FLAG Djibouti
DOM FLAG Dominican Republic
DNK FLAG Denmark
DMA FLAG Dominica
ECU FLAG Ecuador
EGY FLAG Egypt
SLV FLAG El Salvador
GNQ FLAG Equatorial Guinea
ERI FLAG Eritrea
EST FLAG Estonia
ETH FLAG Ethiopia
FRO FLAG Faroe Islands
FJI FLAG Fiji
HND FLAG Honduras
SGP FLAG Singapore
TAH FLAG Tahiti
MIC FLAG Micronesia
MTG FLAG Montenegro
SYM FLAG South Yemen
NGR FLAG Niger
YMS FLAG South Yemen
CUR FLAG Curacao (from Oct 2010)
PAL FLAG Palau
NBN FLAG North Borneo
MWI FLAG Malawi
MST FLAG Montserrat
CHK FLAG China (Hong Kong)
AIA FLAG Anguilla
AGO FLAG Angola
ALB FLAG Albania
TIM FLAG Timor-Leste
LCT FLAG Lichtenstein
KIR FLAG Kiribati
VGB FLAG British Virgin Islands
WLF FLAG Wallis & Futuna
WSM FLAG Western Samoa
CSA FLAG Confederate States of America
CKI FLAG Cook Islands
MCR FLAG Micronesia
DZG FLAG Danzig
KZK FLAG Kazakhstan
MKO FLAG Manchukuo
PAL FLAG Palau
SAR FLAG Sarawak
TKS FLAG Tadzhikistan
ZAM FLAG Zambia
ZZB FLAG Zanzibar
DZA FLAG Algeria
ATG FLAG Antigua & Barbuda
BGR FLAG Bulgaria
CAN FLAG Canada
CHN FLAG China (People's Republic)
CHL FLAG Chile
KHM FLAG Cambodia
CMR FLAG Cameroon
COG FLAG Congo
COL FLAG Colombia
COM FLAG Comoros
CPV FLAG Cape Verde
CRI FLAG Costa Rica
HRV FLAG Croatia
CUB FLAG Cuba
CYM FLAG Cayman Islands
BRN FLAG Brunei
BRS FLAG Belarus
MMR FLAG Myanmar (Burma)
ARG FLAG Argentina
AUH FLAG Austro-Hungarian Empire
AUS FLAG Australia
AUT FLAG Austria
AZE FLAG Azerbaijan
BHS FLAG Bahamas
BRB FLAG Barbados
BGD FLAG Bangladesh
BEL FLAG Belgium
BEN FLAG Benin
BHR FLAG Bahrain
BLZ FLAG Belize
BOL FLAG Bolivia
BRA FLAG Brazil
CYP FLAG Cyprus
SPM FLAG St Pierre & Miquelon
ARE FLAG United Arab Emirates
VEN FLAG Venezuela
TKM FLAG Turkmenistan
VUT FLAG Vanuatu
THA FLAG Thailand
TGO FLAG Togo
YEM FLAG Yemen
YUG FLAG Yugoslavia
SYR FLAG Syria
SYC FLAG Seychelles
SWE FLAG Sweden
SVK FLAG Slovakia
TON FLAG Tonga
TUN FLAG Tunisia
TZN FLAG Tanzania
CHT FLAG China (Taipei)
GBR FLAG United Kingdom
TUV FLAG Tuvalu
URY FLAG Uruguay
UGA FLAG Uganda
TUR FLAG Turkey
USA FLAG U.S.A.
TTO FLAG Trinidad & Tobago
VNM FLAG Vietnam (including North Vietnam)
VNS FLAG Vietnam, South (to 1975)
VCT FLAG Saint Vincent & the Grenadines
SDN FLAG Sudan
STP FLAG Sao Tome & Principe
SKN FLAG Saint Kitts & Nevis
ABW FLAG Aruba
UKR FLAG Ukraine
ALD FLAG Aland Islands
ATF FLAG Kerguelen Islands
BMU FLAG Bermuda
LKA FLAG Sri Lanka
SVN FLAG Slovenia
SUR FLAG Suriname
SOM FLAG Somalia
ESP FLAG Spain
GRL FLAG Greenland
PMD FLAG Madeira
SLE FLAG Sierra Leone
CHE FLAG Switzerland
ZAR FLAG Zaire
LCA FLAG St Lucia
SLB FLAG Solomon Islands
ac/b Fate bombed by aircraft
DC Fate depth-charged
sm/t Fate torpedoed by submarine
sm/m Fate mined by submarine-laid mine
ac/t Fate torpedoed by aircraft
ac/DC Fate depth-bombed by aircraft
sm/gf Fate gunfire from submarine
(1*) Fate number of lives lost
ac/gm Fate sunk by air-launched guided missile
deleted Fate removed from Lloyd's Register listing
SE Fate still existing (being phased out)
q Fate quarter, as in 1q.1911 (first quarter, 1911)
BU Fate broken up
ac/r Fate rockets (fired) from aircraft
nm Fate nautical miles (e.g. 5nm)
sm/x Fate sunk by explosive device from submarine
nm Fate nautical miles (e.g. 5nm)
SE Fate still existing (being phased out)
ac/b Fate bombed by aircraft
DC Fate depth-charged
sm/t Fate torpedoed by submarine
ac/t Fate torpedoed by aircraft
sm/gf Fate gunfire from submarine
ac/r Fate rockets (fired) from aircraft
BU Fate broken up
sm/x Fate sunk by explosive device from submarine
q Fate quarter, as in 1q.1911 (first quarter, 1911)
sm/m Fate mined by submarine-laid mine
ac/DC Fate depth-bombed by aircraft
ac/gm Fate sunk by air-launched guided missile
(1*) Fate number of lives lost
deleted Fate removed from Lloyd's Register listing
DWT DWT (merchant) deadweight in tonnes
DWT DWT (naval, marked "N") full load displ.
DWT DWT (merchant) deadweight in tonnes
DWT DWT (naval, marked "N") full load displ.
T Change e.g. 1994T - temporary name
K Change e.g. 1900K - keel laid as
L Change e.g. 1900L - launched as
18a Change 19th Century name change (order a/b/c etc)
19a Change 20th Century name change (order a/b/c etc)
a Change e.g. 1925a, b, c - order of renaming, same year
a Change e.g. 1925a, b, c - order of renaming, same year
18a Change 19th Century name change (order a/b/c etc)
19a Change 20th Century name change (order a/b/c etc)
T Change e.g. 1994T - temporary name
o Change renamed whilst fitting out
K Change e.g. 1900K - keel laid as
L Change e.g. 1900L - launched as
o Change renamed whilst fitting out
* A out of service
06 A still in service 2006 (e.g.)
* A out of service
06 A still in service 2006 (e.g.)