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POLISH NAVY (POLAND)

MINE WARFARE SHIPS

ŻUBR minesweepers (project 254K, 1956 - 1957)

BIZON minesweepers (project 254M, 1958 - 1959)

Żubr 1956

Dzik 1958

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Project 254K
Żubr T61, 1/1960- 601 Stocnia Północną, Gdansk 6/1955 23/6/1956 22/12/1956 stricken 3/1987
Tur T62, 1/1960- 602 Stocnia Północną, Gdansk 6/1955 22/12/1956 7/8/1957 radar picket 3/1978, stricken 10/1991
Łoś T63, 1/1960- 603 Stocnia Północną, Gdansk 10/1955 29/6/1957 17/11/1957 stricken 10/1989
Project 254M
Dzik T64, 1/1960- 604 Stocnia Północną, Gdansk 10/6/1957 16/10/1957 28/6/1958 stricken 5/1990
Bizon T65, 1/1960- 605 Stocnia Północną, Gdansk 2/9/1957 31/12/1957 21/9/1958 stricken 5/1990
Bóbr T66, 1/1960- 606 Stocnia Północną, Gdansk 16/12/1957 22/3/1958 8/11/1958 stricken 5/1990
Rosomak T67, 1/1960- 607 Stocnia Północną, Gdansk 10/1/1958 17/5/1958 4/1/1959 stricken 11/1988
Delfin T68, 1/1960- 608 Stocnia Północną, Gdansk 28/3/1958 28/6/1958 8/3/1959 stricken 3/1987
Foka T69, 1/1960- 609 Stocnia Północną, Gdansk 24/5/1958 22/8/1958 26/4/1959 stricken 11/1988
Mors T70, 1/1960- 610 Stocnia Północną, Gdansk 1/10/1958 28/2/1959 3/7/1959 stricken 10/1989
Ryś T71, 1/1960- 611 Stocnia Północną, Gdansk 12/1/1959 29/4/1959 10/9/1959 stricken 10/1989
Żbik T72, 1/1960- 612 Stocnia Północną, Gdansk 1/4/1959 10/6/1959 6/11/1959 stricken 10/1989

 

Displacement standard, t

pr. 254K: 510

pr. 254M: 540

Displacement normal, t

pr. 254K: 577

pr. 254M: 600

Length, m

pr. 254K: 58.0

pr. 254M: 59.1

Breadth, m

8.50

Draught, m

pr. 254K: 2.28

pr. 254M: 2.33

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 9D or 9DM diesels

Power, h. p.

2200

Max speed, kts

pr. 254K: 14

pr. 254M: 14.5

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm(kts)

pr. 254K: 3200(10)

pr. 254M: 3500(10)

Armament

pr. 254K: 2 x 2 - 37/70 V-11/V-11M, 4 x 2 - 12.7/79, 2 DCT, 2 DCR (22), 16 - 8 mines (8 AMD-1000 or 10 KB-3 or 16 obr. 1908/39), MT-2 mechanical sweeping gear, TEM-52 magnetic sweeping gear, 2 BAT-2 acoustic sweeping gears

pr. 254M: 2 x 2 - 37/70 V-11/V-11M, 2 x 2 - 25/112 2M-3M, 2 x 2 - 14.5/89, 2 x 2 - 12.7/79, 2 DCT (10), 16 - 8 mines (8 AMD-1000 or 10 KB-3 or 16 obr. 1908/39), MKT-1 mechanical sweeping gear, TEM-52M magnetic sweeping gear, BGAT acoustic sweeping gear

Sensors

pr. 254K: Lin', Rym-K radars, Tamir-10 sonar

pr. 254M: Lin', Rym-K radars, Tamir-11 sonar

Complement

pr. 254K: 68

pr. 254M: 77

Ship project history: Soviet Projects 254K and 254M seagoing minesweepers, built in Gdansk by Soviet design.

Modernizations: 1970s, all: - Lin' radar; + SRN-231 radar

1977-3/1978, Tur: as radar pickets under Project 258: 500/594t, 58.0x8.50x2.20m, 14.5kts, 1800(14)nm, compl. 87; 2 x 2 - 37/7- V-11M, 1 x 2 - 25/112 2M-3M, 2 DCT, MR-200 Kaktus or MR-500 Kliver, Lin' radars

Naval service: No significant events.

Delfin 1969

Tur 1985

Ivan Gogin, 2016