Wednesday, 22 June 2022

Italian coastal torpedo boat 113 S 1889-1921

Schichau type 2nd class, original design with one pole mast. Displacement 80 tons and as dimensions 39.00 x 4.80 x 2.15 metres. Crew numbered 16 men including 2 officers. Range 300 nautical miles/15 knots and 1.000 nautical miles/10 knots. Speed 19-22 knots. Horsepower 1.000 hp. One locomotive boiler. Armament 2-35.6cm torpedo tubes and 2-3.7cm guns. Built by Pattison, Naples, Italy. Laid down on 4 April 1889, launched on 31 March 1890, commissioned on 17 December 1890, stricken on 10 November 1910, purchased on 15 January 1914 for the machinist training at Venice experimenting with Belluzo turbines and stricken on 15 May 1921.


AMM. Paolo M. Pollina. Le Torpediniere Italiane. Officio Storico della Marina Militare. Rome, 1964.

Several editions of Jane’s Fighting Ships

The Naval Annual 1913

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