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Category:Ancona (ship, 1864)

Italy Regia Marina

Type Frigate
Ship class Regina Maria Pia
Built by Chantiers et Ateliers de l’Océan, Bordeaux
Keel laid August 11, 1862
Launch date October 17, 1864
Completion date April 1, 1866
Length overall 81.8 m (89.5 yd)
Beam 14.6 m (15.9 yd)
Draft 6.3 m (20.6 ft)
Displacement 4,619 t (10,256,951.40 lb)
Main engine 8 boilers, 1 shaft steam engine
Speed 13 knots


Ancona was built in France and had a complete armour with spur of 3 meters at the bow and stern with falling curve. The armour stretched the entire length of the ship and 1.5 m. below the waterline and 2 meters above. She took part in the Battle of Lissa. She was decommissioned on August 30, 1903.

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