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TORPEDO SHIPS

HOPKINS destroyers (1903)

Hopkins 1903

No Name Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comm Fate
DD6 Hopkins 299 Harlan & Hollingsworth, Wilmington 2/1899 24/4/1902 9/1903 stricken 10/1919
DD7 Hull 300 Harlan & Hollingsworth, Wilmington 2/1899 21/6/1902 5/1903 stricken 9/1919
  

Displacement normal, t

408

Displacement full, t

 

Length, m

75.8

Breadth, m

7.47

Draught, m

1.83 mean

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 VTE, 4 Thornycroft boilers

Power, h. p.

7200

Max speed, kts

29

Fuel, t

coal 153

Endurance, nm(kts)  

Armament

2 x 1 - 76/50 Mk III/V/VI, 6 x 1 - 57/50 Driggs-Schroeder Mk II/III, 2 x 1 - 450 TT (4)

Complement

78

Ship project history: Authorized under the Act of 4/5/1898. Resembled Bainbridge class in general layout but had turtle deck forward and one more 57mm gun.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Ivan Gogin, 2014