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HMS Cyclops (1871)

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HMS Cyclops (1871)

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OVERVIEW
SPECIFICATIONS
SHIPS-IN-CLASS
ARMAMENT
HISTORY
MEDIA
OVERVIEW



HMS Cyclops and her three sister ships were primarily used for coastal defense of the British mainland up until 1903.
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ORIGIN: United Kingdom
YEAR: 1871
SHIP CLASS: Cyclops-class
SHIPS-IN-CLASS (4): HMS Cyclops; HMS Gorgon; HMS Hecate; HMS Hydra
OPERATORS: United Kingdom
SPECIFICATIONS



Unless otherwise noted the presented statistics below pertain to the base HMS Cyclops (1871) design. Common measurements, and their respective conversions, are shown when possible.
CREW: 150
LENGTH: 68 feet (20.73 meters)
BEAM: 14 feet (4.27 meters)
DRAUGHT: 5 feet (1.52 meters)
DISPLACEMENT (SURFACE): 3,480 tons
PROPULSION: 2 x Inverted 4-cylidner inverted direct-acting engines developing power to 2 x shafts.
SPEED (SURFACE): 11 knots (13 miles-per-hour)
RANGE: 3,240 nautical miles (3,728 miles; 6,000 kilometers)
ARMAMENT



4 x 10-inch rifled muzzle-loading cannons
AIR WING



None.