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A model of the Alfonso de Alburquerque.
|A model of the Alfonso de Alburquerque.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: H3074|
|Description: A half-block model of the 'Alfonso Alburquerque', an iron-sheathed cruiser built at the Thames Ironworks for the Portuguese government in 1884. She was 205 feet long, had a breadth of 33 feet, depth of 16.6 feet and a displacement of 1150 tons. Her maximum speed was 13.5 knots and she was armed with 2 six inch Armstrong guns and 5 forty-pounders.|
|Date: c. 1884|
|Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London|