Close-up view of HMS Bittern
This close-up view of the forward section of the C class destroyer HMS Bittern gives a good idea of how cluttered they could be. At the left is one of her 6-pounder guns. We then look forward to her forward funnel, and behind it the combined bridge and 12-pounder gun platform. To the right of the platform we can see the barrel of a second 6-pounder, and just above it is a sailor on the turtleback foredeck.
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Rickard, J (14 June 2020), Close-up view of HMS Bittern, http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_hms_bittern_closeup.html