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ROYAL NAVY (UNITED KINGDOM)

TORPEDO SHIPS

TB23 class torpedo boats (1886)

TB23 1886

Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
TB23   666 Yarrow, Poplar 1885 1886 1886 Discarded 1905
TB24   667 Yarrow, Poplar 1885 1886 1886 Discarded 1904

 

 

Displacement normal, t

67

Displacement full, t

 

Length, m

34.6 oa

Breadth, m

3.84

Draught, m

2.06

No of shafts

1

Machinery

1 2-cyl VCE, 1 locomotive boiler

Power, h. p.

TB23: 600

TB24: 500

Max speed, kts

18.75

Fuel, t

coal 12

Endurance, nm(kts)

1056 (10)

Armament

2 x 1 - 47/40 3pdr Hotchkiss Mk I, 2 - 356 TT (bow), 1 x 1 - 356 TT

Complement

14

Ship project history: Neither were considered worth reboilering.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

 

TB23

 

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