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Name: RESOLUTION
Type: Battleship
Keel: 14/06/1890
Launched: 28/05/1892
Completed: 05/12/1893
Builder: Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 655
Dimensions: 14150disp - 15580disp, 380.0 x 75.0 x 27.5(draft)ft
Engines: 2 x T3cyl (40, 59 & 88 x 51ins), 9000ihp
Engines by: Humphreys, Tennant & Co, Deptford, London
Propulsion: 2 x Screws, 17.5knots
Construction: Steel
Armament: 2 x 2 x 13.5ins, 10 x 1 x 6.0ins, 16 x 1 x 6pdr, 12 x 1 x 3pdr guns;
7 x 1 x 18.0ins torpedoes
History:
05/12/1893 British Royal Navy
02/04/1914 Broken up
Comments: Member of the pre-Dreadnought Royal Sovereign Class of Battleships
Cost 953,817
08/08/1911: Stricken
02/04/1914: Sold for breaking up in The Netherlands


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Above photo courtesy of Wikipedia

Above photo courtesy of Wikipedia

Above photo courtesy of Wikipedia

Above photo courtesy of Wikipedia

Shields Daily Gazette, Monday, 23/05/1892