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CÁSTOR torpedo boat (1878)

Cástor 1878

Names

Cástor

Builders

F C de la Méditerranée, La Seyne, France: Cástor

Commissioned

6/1878: Cástor

Losses

None

Transfers

None

Discarding

5/1900: Cástor

  

Displacement normal, t

23

Displacement full, t

 

Length, m

23.2

Breadth, m

2.95

Draught, m

0.70 max

No of shafts

1

Machinery

VC, 1 locomotive boiler

Power, h. p.

265

Max speed, kts

19

Fuel, t

coal 1.5

Endurance, nm(kts)

122(10)

Armament

1 x 5 - 47/22 Hotchkiss, 1 spar torpedo

Complement

14

Ship project history: Iron 2nd class spar torpedo TB.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Cástor

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