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Leytenant Ilyin

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Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Лейтенант Ильин [Leytenant Ilyin] (ex-Ильин [Ilyin])     Carr & McFerson, St. Petersburg 8/1885 24.7.1886 6/1887 dispatch vessel 10.1907, stricken 6.1911


Technical data


Displacement normal, t

604

Displacement full, t714
Length, m

71.4 pp 72.3 oa

Breadth, m

7.42

Draught, m

3.23 max

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 VTE, 6 locomotive boilers

Power, h. p.

3500

Max speed, kts

20.8

Fuel, t

coal 97

Endurance, nm(kts)1560(10)
Armour, mmdeck: 19 - 13
Armament

7 x 1 - 47/40 Hotchkiss, 6 x 5 - 47/22 Hotchkiss, 6 x 5 - 37/17 Hotchkiss, 5 - 381 TT (2 bow, 2 beam, 1 stern), 2 x 1 - 381 TT (16 total)

Complement128


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<i>Leytenant Ilyin </i>1892
Leytenant Ilyin 1892


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<i>Leytenant Ilyin</i>
Leytenant Ilyin


Project history

A two-funnelled, two-masted ship with a ram bow and the fore funnel and mast well forward.There were five fixed TT, two right ahead, one on each bow and one in the stern, and in addition two trainable broadside TT. 16 torpedoes, 5m long, were stowed in racks on the lower deck with suitable gear for bringing them under a tramway which ran the whole length of the ship to the rear of each tube.

Ship protection

There was 19-13mm protective deck.

Modernizations

1907: - 2 x 1 - 47/40, 6 x 5 - 47/22, 6 x 5 - 37/17, 2 x 1 - 381 TT; + 10 x 1 - 37/20 Hotchkiss

Naval service

No significant events.