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Name: TRIUMPH
Type: Battleship
Keel: 31/08/1868
Launched: 27/09/1870
Completed: 08/04/1873
Builder: Palmer's Shipbuilding & Iron Co
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 241
Dimensions: 6640disp, 280.0 x 55.0 x 26.0(draft)ft
Engines: 2cyl, 4890ihp also sail rigged
Engines by: Maudslay
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 14.0knots, also sail rigged
Construction: Iron
Armament: 10 x 9.0ins, 4 x 6ins guns
History:
08/04/1873 British Royal Navy
1900 Stricken
1903 Renamed TENEDOS
1910 Renamed INDUS IV
1914 Renamed ALGIERS
11/1921 Broken up
Comments: 1900: Disarmed & used as a depot ship at Plymouth
1903: Engines removed & used as a training ship; renamed TENEDOS
1905: Used as a tender to WARRIOR
1910: Used as a training ship at Devonport; renamed INDUS IV
1914: Floating store at Invergordon; renamed ALGIERS


Above photo courtesy of Kevin Blair