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Re: Fuel consumption figures for BBs...and
Not an answer, but remembered from conversations with USN types, decades ago, not necessarily engine rooms-types...
...(large) CL, USS Worcester
, CL-144 , at full speed, used about a ton of black oil per mile.
USS John F Kennedy
, CV-67, "...got about 6 inches to the gallon."
Are there books/articles with comparison of main propulsion plants efficiencies say South Dakota vs. Bismarck vs. KGV vs. Richelieu at various speeds?
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