Sunday, 19 February 2017

French sailing frigate with auxiliary steam power 3rd class la Pomone (1842) in 1859

Homeport Brest, France. Laid down at Lorient, France on 26 October 1842 and launched on 20 June 1845. Machinery manufactured by M. Mazeline delivered 220hp. Armament consisted of 37 guns. Wood-built.

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