Naniwa class protected cruisers



Naniwa(1885)

Displacement3650t normal
Length91.4m pp
Width14.0m
Draught6.1m
Machinery3-shaft recipro, 7000ihp
Fuelcoal 350t
Speed18.5kt
Armourdeck 50-75mm, gunshield 37mm, CT 37mm
Armament2-26cm gun (1x2), 6-15cm gun (1x6), 2-6pdr gun (1x2),
10-quadrupple Nordenfeld gun, 4-gatling MG, 4-38cm TT
Complement325



Name Plan Builder Laid down Launch Complete
NaniwaFY1883UK Armstrong1884. 3.271885. 3.181885.12. 11898. 3.21 C2
1912. 7.26 lost
(wrecked, Uruppu Strait)
[46.30N, 150.10E]
1912. 8. 5 discarded
TakachihoFY1883UK Armstrong1884. 4.101885. 5.161886. 3.261898. 3.21 C2
1912. 8.28 CD2
1914.10.17 sunk
(action, off Tsingtao)
1914.10.29 discarded



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