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SOMORROSTRO gunboats (1875)

Names

Somorrostro; Ebro; Bidasoa; Teruel; Nervión; Toledo; Tajo; Arlanza; Turia; Segura

Builders

F C de la Méditerranée, La Seyne, France: Somorrostro, Ebro, Bidasoa, Teruel, Nervión, Toledo, Tajo, Arlanza, Turia, Segura

Commissioned

1875: Somorrostro, Ebro, Bidasoa, Teruel, Nervión, Toledo, Tajo, Arlanza, Turia, Segura

Losses

Turia (4/6/1878), Tajo (29/5/1895)

Transfers

None

Discarding

1892: Somorrostro

1896: Ebro, Teruel, Nervión

1899: Arlanza

1900: Bidasoa, Toledo, Segura

  

Displacement normal, t

86

Displacement full, t

 

Length, m

24.0

Breadth, m

4.93

Draught, m

1.86

No of shafts

1

Machinery

HSE, 1 boiler

Power, h. p.

80

Max speed, kts

9

Fuel, t

coal 10

Endurance, nm(kts)  

Armament

1 x 2 - 121/14 SBML

Complement

22

Ship project history: Small iron-hulled coastal gunboats.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

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