Zealous,     1864

Type: Central battery ironclad ; Armament 20 x 7 " x 63-ton ML.
Completed  : 7 Mar 1864 ;
Disposal date or year  : 1886
Disposal Details : Sold For Scrap
BM: 3716 tons ; Displacement: 6096 tons
Propulsion: Screw
Machinery notes: 3448 hpi 800 hp ; Speed ; 11.7 knots ;
Notes:
After a design by EJ Reed and the Controller's Dept. as a wooden-hulled, armoured, broadside ship of 6102 tons' displacement, and 3623 H.P.I. ; rigged. Maximum thickness of iron armour, 4 1/2 inches.
1860 Building
1866 - 73 Flag Ship, Pacific
1873-75 Guard ship Southampton
1876 Laid up until scrapped
1879 Unappropriated. Portmouth. Officer borne in Asia.


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