Friday, 7 April 2017

French paddle steam corvette le Catinat (1845) in 1859

Homeport Rochefort, France, laid down at Rochefort on 15 March 1845, launched on 11 October 1851, machinery made at Rochehort delivering 400hp, wood-built and an armament of 10 guns.

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