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ROYAL NAVY (UNITED KINGDOM)

TORPEDO SHIPS

TB16 torpedo boat

Name Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
TB16   Lewin, Poole 1878 --- --- cancelled

 

Displacement normal, t

 

Displacement full, t

 

Length, m

25.1 pp 26.5 oa

Breadth, m

3.28

Draught, m

 

No of shafts

1 waterjet

Machinery

1 2-cyl VC, 1 locomotive boiler

Power, h. p.

 

Max speed, kts

 

Fuel, t

coal

Endurance, nm(kts)

 

Armament

 

Complement

15

Ship project history: Unsuccessful hydraulic jet propulsion system resulted in the delays of building and subsequent cancelation.

 

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