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ARMORED SHIP CHESMA   It is laid in 1883 in Sevastopol at the shipyard of the Russian society of steam navigation and trade, it is gone down to the water on 18 May, 1886, and in 1888 entered the system. it was the first three-tower Battleship of Black Sea fleet. In 1892 it is reclassified into the squadron Battleship. During August 1907 it is disarmed and excluded from the lists of fleet. Ship hull was used as the panel for the production of gunnery practices.

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Technical characteristics

Displacement 10930 t.
It is long 103,5 m.
Width 21,0 m.
Sagging 8,8 m.
Capacity of steam engine 9053 hp.
Running speed 13,5 knots
Cruising range 4600 miles
Armoring from 203 to 406 mm
the crew 633 people


305- mm 6
152- mm 7
63- mm 2
47- mm 8
37- mm 4
The torpedo tubes 4

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