Friday, 17 February 2017

French sailing frigate with auxiliary steam power 1st class la Renommee (1826) in 1859

Homeport Rochefort, France. Laid down at Rochefort, France on 8 July 1826 and launched on 28 July 1847. Machinery manufactured at Le Creuzot, France delivered 200 hp. Armament consisted 58 of guns. Wood-built.

Hans Busk. The Navies of the World, London, United Kingdom, 1859.