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TEJO destroyer (1904)


Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Tejo     Arsenal da Marinha, Lisboa 1901 27.10.1901 1904 discarded 1929


Technical data


Displacement normal, t

522

Displacement full, t 
Length, m

70.0

Breadth, m

6.96

Draught, m

2.51 max

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 VTE, 4 boilers

Power, h. p.

7000

Max speed, kts

25

Fuel, t

coal 155

Endurance, nm(kts) 
Armament

1 x 1 - 100/27 A10/28, 1 x 1 - 65/40 H(tr)65/45, 4 x 1 - 47/40 H(tr)47/40, 2 x 1 - 356 TT

Complement

85



Standard scale images


<i>Tejo </i>1917
Tejo 1917


Project history

Four-funneled low-board torpedo cruiser with 65mm gun fwd and 100mm gun aft. Tejo was wrecked in 1910 but was salvaged and rebuilt under new design in 1917.

Modernizations

1917: boilers were replaced by White-Forster, funnels number was decreased to two; new armament consisted of 1 x 1 - 100/44 A(tr)10/45, 1 x 1 - 76/40 A(tr)76/40, 2 x 1 - 47/40 H(tr)47/40, 2 x 1 - 356 TT

Naval service

Tejo was wrecked in 1910 but was salvaged and rebuilt under new design. She was commissioned secondary in 1917 and served as a destroyer till 1929.