Published Resources Details Journal Article
- Dockyard notes
- The Engineer
- vol. 92, 594, p. 179
During trials the French armoured torpedo boat Trombe (length 147 feet 9 inches at the waterline, beam 16 feet 11 inches, draught 5 feet 2 inches; displacement 113 tons, normal, 183 tons full load) achieved a speed of 26.6 knots a good half-knot in excess of her designed speed of 26 knots.