The frigate 'Jylland'

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Comments (2)

Norm Davis on August 21, 2009

THis ship was far more dangerous than her size would indicate. She had a propellor in addition to the sails, powered by am early steam engine. Consequently she could maneuver at up to nine knots in no wind, or against the wind. This was a huge advantage, and resulted in her winning a major battle.

Steve Paxton on August 26, 2009

A wonderful view of this fine lady, thanks for the explanation. steve

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on April 15, 2007
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    by von Rasmussen
    • Camera: SONY DSC-W1
    • Taken on 2005/04/20 11:24:09
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/640)
    • Focal Length: 7.90mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.600
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash