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RIO VOUGA gunboat (1882)


Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Rio Vouga     Arsenal da Marinha, Lisboa   5.1.1882 1882 discarded 1909


Technical data


Displacement normal, t710
Displacement full, t721
Length, m49.1 pp
Breadth, m8.41
Draught, m3.61
No of shafts1
Machinery 
Power, h. p.600
Max speed, kts10
Fuel, tcoal 100
Endurance, nm(kts) 
Armament1 x 1 - 152/26 A.15/28, 4 x 1 - 100/27 A.10/28
Complement121


Project history

Iron-hulled wooden-sheathed colonial gunboat.

Modernizations

1890s: - 1 x 1 - 152/26, 4 x 1 - 100/27; + 2 x 1 - 47/40 H.(tr)47/43

Naval service

No significant events.