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HMS Success (1901)
Career (United Kingdom)
Name: HMS Success
Laid down: 18 September 1899
Launched: 21 March 1901
Completed: May 1902
Fate: Wrecked, 1914
General characteristics
Class & type: Destroyer
Displacement: 380 long tons (386 t)
Length: 214.75 ft (65.46 m)
Beam: 21 ft (6.4 m)
Draught: 8 ft 10 in (2.7 m)
Propulsion: vertical triple-expansion steam engines
Coal-fired Normand boilers
6,000 hp (4,474 kW)
Speed: 30 knots (56 km/h; 35 mph)
Armament: 1 × QF 12-pounder gun
3 × 6-pounder guns
3 × 18 in (460 mm) torpedo tubes

HMS Success was a B-class torpedo boat destroyer of the Royal Navy. She was launched in 1901. On 27 December 1914 she was wrecked off Fifeness during heavy gales.[1]

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