- Jul 1, 2007
No worries. The design was never supposed to be perfect. It's a rush job, as the class was thrown together with what was available, among them parts salvaged from old V-Class Destroyers. 67 were built, and they reached 35 knots with one of the machines the Severn has. It's top heavy, yes, so it's inadvisable to fire a broadside if the seas are too heavy.