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William Loney RN - Background

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NameAnsonExplanation
Type2nd rate TypeTwo-decker
Launched15 September 1860   
HullWooden Length245 feet
PropulsionScrew Men860
Builders measure3336 tons   
Displacement5500 tons   
Guns91   
Fate1904 Last in commission-
ClassRevenge   
Ships bookADM 135/12   
Career
DateEvent
 Never fitted for sea
15 September 1860Launched at Woolwich Dockyard
(1860)Sheerness
11 January 1883Renamed Algiers
April 1904Sold to Castle for breaking up at Charlton
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