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CHEN SHENG gunboat (1899)

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
鎮勝 <Chen Sheng>   Foochow DYd   1899 1899 hulk 1940s

 

Displacement normal, t

275

Displacement full, t

 

Length, m

36.6

Breadth, m

6.10

Draught, m

2.14

No of shafts

1

Machinery

VC

Power, h. p.

400

Max speed, kts

10

Fuel, t

coal

Endurance, nm(kts)

 

Armament

1 x 1 - 76/40 Armstrong N, 1 x 1 - 57/40 Hotchkiss

Complement

42

Ship project history: Small gunboat for local use.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: During WWII Chen Sheng was hulked.

 

Ivan Gogin, 2014