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ZAMBEZE gunboat (1886)


Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Zambeze     Arsenal da Marinha, Lisboa   30.9.1886 1886 hulk 1920


Technical data


Displacement normal, t631
Displacement full, t 
Length, m43.6 pp
Breadth, m7.93
Draught, m3.30
No of shafts1
Machinery 
Power, h. p.460
Max speed, kts10
Fuel, tcoal 80
Endurance, nm(kts) 
Armament1 x 1 - 152/26 A.15/28, 2 x 1 - 100/27 A.10/28
Complement113


Project history

Composite colonial gunboat.

Modernizations

1890s: - 1 x 1 - 152/26; + 1 x 1 - 100/27 A.10/28, 1 x 1 - 37/20 H(tr)37/23

Naval service

No significant events.