Last modified on 28 December 2013, at 08:50
Affondatore underwent some modifications between 1867 and 1873 as the replacement of the three masts with a single and the construction of the navigation bridge. The Affondatore participated in the Battle of Lissa as flagship of the admiral Carlo di Persano. Affondatore was decommissioned on October 11, 1907.
English: The Italian ironclad Affondatore was launched in 1865 and served 1866 to 1907.
|Type||Ironclad warship (add this type to the list)|
|Built by||Millwall, London|
|Keel laid||April 11, 1863|
|Launch date||November 3, 1865|
|Completion date||June 20, 1866|
|Length overall||93.89 m (102.7 yd)|
|Beam||12.2 m (13.3 yd)|
|Draft||6.35 m (6.9 yd)|
|Displacement||4,540 t ( 10081524 .00 lb)|
|Main engine||8 boilers, 1 shaft steam engine|