NAVYPEDIA



HOME
FIGHTING SHIPS OF THE WORLD
FRANCE
TORPEDO SHIPS
NO 4 torpedo boat (1875)


Ships


Names Builders Completed Losses Transfers Discarding

N° 4, 3.1883- Djoné

Yarrow, Scotstoun, UK: N° 4

1875: N° 4

none

none

1895: Djoné



Technical data


Displacement normal, t

17.5

Displacement full, t 
Length, m

22.0 pp

Breadth, m

3.00

Draught, m

1.83

No of shafts

1

Machinery

1 CR, 1 locomotive boiler

Power, h. p. 
Max speed, kts

13

Fuel, t

coal

Endurance, nm(kts) 
Armament

1 spar torpedo

Complement8


Project history

Both stability and speed were insufficient and she made too much smoke.

Modernizations

None.

Naval service

She was judged unusable as a torpedo boat and it was proposed to sell her in December 1874. In 1883 she was transformed into an aviso de flotille and transported tо the Congo.