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Name Official number Flag IMO
NELSON    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1881  04/11/1876  26/07/1881 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Cruiser  Iron Screw Steamer 3 Masted 
Builder Yard Yard no
John Elder & Co., Govan Fairfield Yard  189 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 7630 disp 280 ft pp  60 ft    25 ft 
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
2 shaft, 2-cyl engines, one high pressure and one low pressure, 10 boilers, 6624 ihp giving 14 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Admiralty     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Iron Frigate/Armoured Cruiser, Nelson Class
Initially rated as a Second Class Battleship
1889-1891 refit rearmed and converted to a military rig
1901 hulked as a stokers training ship.  
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1910  Broken Up 12/07/1910 
Disposal Detail
12/7/1910 sold for breaking up in Holland

 
 

 



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