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LINDORMEN turret ship (armoured battery) (1868)


Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Lindormen     Orlogsværftets, København 20.7.1866 8.8.1868 15.8.1869 stricken 6.1907


Technical data


Displacement normal, t

2048

Displacement full, t2105
Length, m

66.4

Breadth, m

12.0

Draught, m

4.44 max

No of shafts2
Machinery2 HRCR, 4 rectangular boilers
Power, h. p.1500
Max speed, kts

12

Fuel, t

coal 125

Endurance, nm(kts)1400(8.5)
Armour, mm

iron; side: 127, turret: 140

Armament

1 x 2 - 229/14 M.1868

Complement

150



Standard scale images


<i>Lindormen </i>1868
Lindormen 1868


Project history

A low freeboard single-turret ship.

Ship protection

Ship was protected by 127mm iron side armour, turret had 140mm sides.

Modernizations

1886: + 4 x 1 - 87/21 RK L/21 C.80, 4 x 1 - 37/17 L/20 C.87

Naval service

No significant events.