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FUSHIMI river gunboat (1906)

Fushimi 1912

Name Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
伏見 <Fushimi> 1141 Yarrow, Scotstoun, UK / Kawasaki, Shanghai 1903 5/8/1906 12/1906 stricken 1935

 

Displacement normal, t

180

Displacement full, t

 

Length, m

48.7 pp

Breadth, m

7.39

Draught, m

0.69

No of shafts

 

Machinery

VTE, Yarrow boilers

Power, h. p.

900

Max speed, kts

14

Fuel, t

coal 25  
Endurance, nm(kts)  

Armament

2 x 1 - 57/40 6pdr Hotchkiss Mk I, 3 x 1 - 6.5/115

Complement

45

Ship project history: Specially intended for service on China rivers, built under the 1896-1897 program. Fushimi has been built in Britain and assembled in Far East from ready sections from October, 1906.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: Based at Shanghai and served till 1935, then have been handed over on demolition.

Fushimi

 

 

Ivan Gogin, 2008-14