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PRESIDENTE SARMIENTO training ship (1898)

Presidente Sarmiento 1898

Name Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Presidente Sarmiento 615 Laird, Birkenhead, UK 2/1896 31/8/1897 6/1898 preserved 6/1962

 

Displacement normal, t

 

Displacement full, t

2733

Length, m

85.5 pp

Breadth, m

13.3

Draught, m

5.94 max

No of shafts

2

Machinery

VC, 4 cylindrical boilers

Power, h. p.

1800

Max speed, kts

13

Fuel, t

coal

Endurance, nm(kts)

 

Armament

4 x 1 - 120/43 Armstrong Y, 6 x 1 - 57/42 Nordenfelt, 2 x 1 - 37/27 Maxim-Nordenfelt, 3 - 356 TT (2 beam, 1 stern)

Complement

305 + 40 cadets

Ship project history: Sailing area was 2300m2. Ship-rigged.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: Since 1962 Presidente Sarmiento preserved as museum ship.

Ivan Gogin, 2014-15