|Builder:||J&G Thompson, Clydebank Glasgow|
|General characteristics |
|Length:||53.86 m (176 ft 8 in)|
|Beam:||9.45 m (31 ft 0 in)|
|Draught:||4.05 m (13 ft 3 in)|
|Propulsion:||1,040 ihp (780 kW)|
The ship was 53.86 metres (176 ft 8 in) long, had a beam of 9.45 metres (31 ft 0 in), a draught of 4.05 metres (13 ft 3 in), and had a displacement of 800 tons. The main armaments of the ship were six 10.5 cm (4.1 in) guns and one 7.5 cm (3.0 in) gun. The ship had a complement of 102 men.
On 11 September 1905 the ship took part in an expeditions to South Celebes. She was part of a naval force consisting of De Ruyter, Hertog Hendrik, Serdang and two ships of the Koninklijke Paketvaart Maatschappij. The ships where engaged in operations against the lord of Loewoe. An infantry battalion and a marine landing party were set ashore near Palope and later that day the soldiers and marines took the lord's palace.
- Koloniaal verslag van 1898 (Bijlage C 5.4)