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BULGARIAN NAVY (BULGARIA)

TORPEDO SHIPS

NADEZHDA torpedo gunboat (1898)

Nadezhda 1912

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Надежда <Nadezhda>    C A de la Gironde, Bordeaux, France 1897 10/9/1898 10/1898 abandoned 12/1918
 

Displacement normal, t

715

Displacement full, t

 

Length, m

67.0

Breadth, m

8.30

Draught, m

3.10 max

No of shafts

2

Machinery

VTE, 4 Lagrafel d'Allest boilers

Power, h. p.

2600

Max speed, kts

18

Fuel, t

coal 110

Endurance, nm(kts)  

Armament

2 x 1 - 100/45 Canet M1893, 2 x 1 - 65/50 M1891, 2 x 1 - 47/40 M1885, 2 x 1 - 381 TT

Complement

97

Ship project history: Steel-hulled torpedo gunboat, flagship of Bulgarian navy.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: During the First Balkan War 1912-1913 guns of Nadezhda were landed due to her poor condition. They were later fitted again but were landed once more in 1915. 16/9/1918 Nadezhda departed base to Sevastopol and never returned to homeport. Crew abandoned her at Sevastopol in December 1918.

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