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REPUBLICA sloop (1915/1920)


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Republica 1933

Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Republica (ex-Gladiolus)     Connell, Scotstoun, UK 1915 25.10.1915 1915 // 9.1920 discarded 1943


Technical data


Displacement normal, t1250
Displacement full, t1350
Length, m

81.7

Breadth, m

10.2

Draught, m

3.40

No of shafts

1

Machinery

1 VTE, 2 cylindrical boilers

Power, h. p.

2000

Max speed, kts

16

Fuel, t

coal 375

Endurance, nm(kts)

5000(15)

Armament

2 x 1 - 102/40 QF Mk IV, 2 x 1 - 76/40 12pdr 12cwt QF Mk I/II, 4 x 1 - 47/40 3pdr Hotchkiss Mk I

Complement

137



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<i>Republica</i> 1933
Republica 1933


Project history

Former British Flower class sloop built in days of WWI, bought by Portugal in 1920 and rearmed. Rated as 2nd class aviso.

Modernizations

None.

Naval service

No significant events.