Friday, 7 April 2017

French paddle steam corvette le Colbert (1845) in 1859

Homeport Lorient, France, laid down at Cherbourg, France in June 1845, launched on 5 May 1848, Indret machinery delivering 320hp, wood-built and an armament of 6 guns.

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