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TB16 torpedo boat


Ships


Name Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
TB16   Lewin, Poole 1878 --- --- cancelled


Technical data


Displacement normal, t 
Displacement full, t 
Length, m

25.1 pp 26.5 oa

Breadth, m

3.28

Draught, m 
No of shafts

1 waterjet

Machinery

1 2-cyl VC, 1 locomotive boiler

Power, h. p. 
Max speed, kts 
Fuel, t

coal

Endurance, nm(kts) 
Armament 
Complement

15



Ship project history


Unsuccessful hydraulic jet propulsion system resulted in the delays of building and subsequent cancelation.