Offshore bombardment / attack of surface targets / areas primarily through onboard ballistic weaponry.
Offshore strike of surface targets primarily through onboard missile / rocket weaponry.
Active patroling of vital waterways and maritime areas; can also serve as local deterrence against airborne and seaborne threats.
Airspace Denial / Deterrence
Neutralization or deterrence of airborne elements through onboard ballistic of missile weaponry.
Serving in support (either firepower or material) of the main surface fleet in Blue Water environments.
Flag Ship / Capital Ship
Serving in the fleet Flag Ship role or Capital Ship in older warship designs / terminology.
4 x Double-ended cylindrical coal-fired boilers with 3 x Vertical triple expansion engines developing 8,610 horsepower.
(3,337 miles | 5,370 km)
1 knot = 1.15 mph; 1 nm = 1.15 mile; 1 nm = 1.85 km
2 x 12-inch (305mm) cannons
6 x 6-inch (152mm) cannons
12 x 6-pdr (2.7kg) guns in single mountings
6 x 1-pdr (457mm) guns
4 x 37mm cannons
4 x 14-inch torpedo tubes (above water line)