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Boyevoy Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.

Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Сом [Som], 3.1902- Боевой [Boyevoy]   637 Laird, Birkenhead, UK Autumn 1898 27.7.1899 3.1900 scuttled 2.1.1905


Technical data


Displacement normal, t

350

Displacement full, t412
Length, m

64.9 wl

Breadth, m

6.55

Draught, m

2.92 max

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 VTE, 4 Laird boilers

Power, h. p.

6000

Max speed, kts

27.5

Fuel, t

coal 80

Endurance, nm(kts)1578(15)
Armament

1 x 1 - 75/48 Canet, 5 x 1 - 47/40 Hotchkiss, 2 x 1 - 381 TT

Complement

62



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<i>Som </i>1900
Som 1900


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<i>Boyevoy</i> <i>Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.</i>
Boyevoy Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.


Project history

A four-funnel destroyer of the usual Laird type, with the 75mm forward and two single deck TT abaft the second and fourth funnel.

Modernizations

None.

Naval service

Boyevoy was torpedoed by a Japanese picket boat on 24.7.1904 but managed to make Port Arthur. She was finally scuttled by own crew 2.1.1905 to avoid capture by Japanese.

Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.