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NH 88710 DUILIO (Italian battleship, 1876-1909)

DUILIO (Italian battleship, 1876-1909)
Title: DUILIO (Italian battleship, 1876-1909)
Caption: Photographed at La Spezia Navy Yard, at about the time of her completion in 1880. Note the depressed angle of the ships twin 450mm (17.72 inch) guns, mounted in turrets placed en echelon amidships. Note also the large sheer leg crane to the right, believed to be fixed on a barge for use in fitting out ships building at the yard.
Description:
Catalog #: NH 88710
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Creator:
After this Year: 1880
Before this Year: 1889
Original Medium: BW Photo
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