Friday, 17 February 2017

French sailing frigate with auxiliary steam power 2nd class la Danae (1827) in 1859

Homeport Brest, France. Laid down at St. Servais, France on 27 September 1827, launched on 28 May 1838 and being fitted out in March 1859. Machinery manufactured M. Mazeline delivered 200hp. Armament consisted of 50 guns. Wood-built.

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