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TORPEDO SHIPS

HAMİDİYE torpedo boats (1902)

Hamidiye 1908

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Hamidiye   Ansaldo, Genoa, Italy 1901 1901 1902 sunk 30/9/1911
Abdül Mecid, 5/1908- Yunus   Ansaldo, Genoa, Italy 1901 1901 1902 dispatch boat 1926, decommissioned 1929, BU 1935
  

Displacement normal, t

145

Displacement full, t

 

Length, m

47.8 pp 50.6 oa

Breadth, m

5.60

Draught, m

1.20

No of shafts

2

Machinery

VTE, 3 Yarrow boilers

Power, h. p.

2400

Max speed, kts

26

Fuel, t

coal 50

Endurance, nm(kts)  

Armament

1 x 1 - 37/20 Hotchkiss, 2 x 1 - 450 TT (4)

Complement

30

Ship project history: Usual torpedo boats of Ansaldo / Armstrong design.

Modernizations: 1914, Yunus: - 1 x 1 - 450 TT

1916, Yunus: - 1 x 1 - 37/20; + 1 x 1 - 47/42 SK L/45 C/99

1919, Yunus: - 1 x 1 - 450 TT

Naval service: Hamidiye was sunk 30/9/1911 by Italian destroyers Artigliere and Corazziere at Resadiye (Ionian Sea). In 1920-1924 Yunus was laid up, then served as dispatch boat.

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