Wednesday, 5 April 2017

French paddle steam frigate le Magellan (1841) in 1859

Homeport Lorient, France, laid down at Brest, France on 26 May 1841, launched on 15 May 1853, M. Cavé machinery delivering 450hp, wood-built and an armament of 14 guns.

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