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Postby D. v. Nieuwenhuijzen » Sat Mar 04, 2017 2:42 pm

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Built in 1858-'69 by Arsenal de Ferrol for the Spanish Navy.
Frigate, displacement:6253 tons, L:86.30m. B:17.28m. D:8.28m. Draft:7.40m. steam engine:800 nhp. (3200 ihp.) 12.5kn. bunkers:800 tons of coal, complement:560, armament:10-220 mm. Palliser cannons, 3-180 mm. Palliser cannons.
Wooden hull with iron armor of 150 mm. below the waterline.
In 1887 out of service, until 1896 used as pontoon, then demolished.

(Sahara OCC R.A.S.D. 1998 136 pes. StG.?)
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