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NameFisgard (launched as Audacious)Explanation
TypeCentral battery ironclad  
Launched27 February 1869
HullIron
PropulsionScrew
Builders measure3774 tons
Displacement6010 tons
Guns14
Fate1927
ClassAudacious
Ships bookADM 135/30
Note1902 torpedo d.s.
1904 = Fisgard.
1906 t.s.
1914 = Imperiéuse, repair ship
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
31 August 1874
- 31 August 1877
Commanded by Captain Philip Howard Colomb, flagship of Vice-Admiral Alfred Phillipps Ryder, China
1 April 1890
- 1893
Commanded by Captain Arthur Cecil Henry Paget, coast guard, Hull
1904Renamed Fisgard
 Renamed Imperiéuse

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