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C-9 Montgomery

Rig Two masted Schooner rig
Displacement 2,089 tons
Length 257 feet
Beam 37 feet
Mean draft 14 feet, 7 inches
Max. Draft, fully loaded 16 feet, 8 inches
Engine type Two Vertical triple expansion engines, each generating 5,451 hp. at 19 knots
Boiler type 3 double-ended and 2 single -ended "scotch" boilers
Coal Bunker Capacity 340 tons
Normal Coal Supply 200 tons
Speed 18.44 knots
Endurance at 10 knots 2,900 nautical miles
Armament
  • Ten 127 mm (5 inches) rapid fire guns
  • Six 57 mm (6 pounder) rapid fire guns
  • Two one-pounder rapid fire guns
  • Two Colt revolving cannons
  • One 3 inch field gun
  • Two 18" above-surface torpedo tubes
  • Armor
  • Protective Deck: 8 mm (5/16 inch) on the flat;
  • 11 mm; (7/16 inch) on the slope.
  • Wing turrets and blockhouse: 56 mm thick, (2.2 inches).
  • "Woodite" (cellulose) packed cofferdam 1.20 m (3 feet, 11 inches) height, at the openings of the armored deck for a total of 878 Cubic feet.
  • No inner bottom
  • Cost $674,000
    Complement 20 Officers and 228 Enlisted Men



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