Battleship



HMS Barfleur


ClassCenturion
Type2nd Class pre-Dreadnought Battleship
Builtat Chatham, 1892
Speed18.5 knots
Weight10,500
Armament4 x 10 inch Guns
Crew620
FateShe was sold for scrap in 1940
NotesThis ship was built specifically to be able to operate in Asia. Firstly to combat the perceived threat of Russia and secondly she had a shallow draught so that she could navigate China's rivers.


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by Stephen Luscombe