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|Built by:||Money Wigram & Son's, at Blackwall.|
|Machinery:||John Penn & Co. 180 hp. 1 shaft. 1080 ihp. 11 knots.|
|Type:||B.A.P. (Bugue Armada Peruana) corvette.|
|Built for:||Peruvian Government.|
|Other info:||Armament 2 x 70 pdr cannons - 4 x 40 pdr & 4 x 12 pdr cannons|
Its name should have been 'Putumayo', but by error of the builders 'Pilcomayo' was painted on her.
Specially destined to hydrographic work, also school for navel cadets.
1875. Arrived at Callao.
18th November 1879. Captured by armored the Chilean ‘Target’, at the north of Ariea.
1891. During the Civel War remained in Buenos Aires.
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