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'ISABEL LA CATOLICA'
|Built by:||Money Wigram & Son's, at Blackwall.|
|Length:||230 feet. Over all length 260 feet.|
|Depth:||24 . 5 feet (Depth in hold)|
|Machinery:||Maudslay Son's & Field. 1642 ihp. The engines are placed in a transverse section of the vessel, and a revolving float wheel is shown. The whole of these are of the most exquisite workmanship, and show that in preparing them no thoughts of expense have been allowed to interfere.|
|Built for:||Spanish Navy.|
|Other info:||Armament - 16 guns.|
Cost to build, 1,785,000 pesetas (£71,400)
|History:||October 1851. Proved of such service in the late invasion of Cuba, in the conveyance of troops to different parts of the island.|
1861/2 Used in the Mexican Expedition.
1868/78 Used in the 1st Cuban Insurrection (Ten Years Wars).
1882 Converted to transport.
1884 Stricken off.
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