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Country: USA.
Class, [Type]: Scorpion, [GB].

Builder: John N. Robins, South Brooklyn, New York, USA.
Commission date: 11 April 1898.
Decommission date: 27 October 1927.

Displacement ( tons ): 787 full load.
Dimensions ( metres ): 65 x 8,5 x 3,5.
Main machinery: Steam engine.
Speed ( knots ): 14.
Complement: 90.

Guns: 4 x 1 57mm.
Comment: Scorpion was built in 1896 as Sovereign, a two-masted schooner-rigged, 775-ton, steel steam yacht. Renamed USS Scorpion, she was commissioned on 11 April 1898.

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