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INDUS 2nd rate sailing ship-of-the-line (1841)

 

Name

No

Yard No

Builder

Laid down

Launched

Comp

Fate

Indus     Portsmouth DYd 7/1824 16/3/1839 4/8/1841 harbour flagship 7/1860

 

Displacement normal, t

2096bm

Displacement full, t

 

Length, m

57.3 gundeck

Breadth, m

15.4

Draught, m

6.86 depth hold

No of shafts

 

Machinery

sails

Power, h. p.

 

Max speed, kts

 

Fuel, t

 
Endurance, nm(kts)  

Armament

2 x 1 - 204/8 68pdr SBML carronades, 28 x 1 - 163/18 32pdr SBML, 12 x 1 - 159/8 32pdr SBML carronades, 32 x 1 - 148/18 24pdr SBML, 6 x 1 - 118/14 12pdr SBML

Complement

700

Ship project history: 80-guns 2nd rate two-decker. Design to enlarged lines of the Danish Christian VII (taken in 1807), probably an enlargement of the 74-gun Black Prince design with addition of circular stern.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

 

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