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SUMATRA protected cruiser (1891)


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Sumatra

Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Sumatra     Rijkswerf Amsterdam 5/3/1888 26/1/1890 2/6/1891 stricken 1907


Technical data


Displacement normal, t

1693

Displacement full, t 
Length, m

70.0

Breadth, m

11.3

Draught, m

4.67 max

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 VTE, 4 cylindrical boilers

Power, h. p.

2350

Max speed, kts

17

Fuel, t

coal 276

Endurance, nm(kts)

1500(10)

Armour, mm

steel; deck: 38, shields: 100, CT: 150

Armament

1 x 1 - 209/32 Krupp No.1, 1 x 1 - 149/32 Krupp No.1, 2 x 1 - 120/32 Krupp No.2, 4 x 1 - 37/20 Hotchkiss, 2 x 5 - 37/17 Hotchkiss, 2 - 356 TT (beam)

Complement

181



Standard scale images


<i>Sumatra </i>1891
Sumatra 1891


Graphics


<i>Sumatra</i>
Sumatra


Ship project history


Protected cruiser with 38mm deck. The 21cm gun was forward and the 15cm aft, both in shields, with the 12cm sponsoned abreast the foremast.

Ship protection


Ship was protected by 38mm deck.

Modernizations


None.

Naval service


No significant events.