Open main menu

Wikimedia Commons β

Category:Affondatore (ship, 1865)

Italy Regia Marina

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 93.8 m (102.6 yd)
Beam 12.2 m (13.3 yd)
Draft 6.3 m (20.8 ft)
Displacement 4,540 t (10,081,524.00 lb)
Main engine 8 boilers, 1 shaft steam engine
Speed 12 knots


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.

Media in category "Affondatore (ship, 1865)"

The following 5 files are in this category, out of 5 total.