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TORPEDO SHIPS

No131 torpedo boats (1895-1897)

nearly sister-ship Tosna 1892

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
131 <No131>, 6/1921- <Tral>   Izhora Wks, Kolpino 7/1894 1896 1897 harbour craft 1/1910, minesweeper 4/1921, stricken 11/1925
132 <No132>, 1/1910- <Cheka>   Izhora Wks, Kolpino 8/1894 1895 1896 harbour craft 1/1910, minesweeper 5/1915, captured by Germany 5/3/1918
268 <No268>, 7/1915- T.8, 4/1916- T.78, 8/1916- T.278, 10/1916- 11 <No11>   Nikolayev Admiralty 1894 9/3/1895 late 1895 stricken 4/1911, minesweeper 7/1915, dispatch vessel 10/1916, scuttled 18/6/1918
269 <No269>   Nikolayev Admiralty 1894 23/3/1895 Autumn 1895 collision 28/11/1895

 

Displacement normal, t

100

Displacement full, t

 

Length, m

38.7

Breadth, m

5.18

Draught, m

2.03

No of shafts

2

Machinery

VTE, 2 Du Temple boilers

Power, h. p.

1000

Max speed, kts

21

Fuel, t

coal 20

Endurance, nm(kts) 820 - 950(10)

Armament

2 x 5 - 37/17 Hotchkiss, 1 - 381 TT (bow), 1 x 1 - 381 TT

Complement

18

Ship project history: Smaller version of Polangen class.

Modernizations: 1915, Cheka, T.8; 1921, No131: - 1 - 381 TT, 1 x 1 - 381 TT; + sweeps

1916, No11: - sweeps; + 1 x 1 - 47/40 Hotchkiss

Naval service: No269 collided with torpedo cruiser Kazarskiy 27/11/1895. No11 was scuttled 18/6/1918 at Novorossiysk, remaining boats were abandoned by Whites at Sevastopol.

 

Ivan Gogin, 2009-14