Monday, 3 April 2017

French paddle steam frigate le Vauban (1840) in 1859

Homeport Toulon, France, laid down at Lorient, France on 10 July 1840, launched on 10 March 1945, Rotterdam machinery supplying 540 hp, wood-built and an armament of 20 guns.

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