HMS Cerberus

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Cerberus, 1870
Type: Iron, Armour plated turret ship ; Armament 4 x 10" ; 2 x 14 pdr ; 2 x 6 pdr
BM: 2107 tons ; Displacement: 3480 tons
Propulsion: Double Screw
Machinery notes: 1,660 250 hp
Notes:

For the defence of Melbourne.

1870 Chatham.

Circa 7 Nov 1870 departed Plymouth.

Circa 17 Nov 1870 departed Gibraltar.

27 Nov 1870 arrived at Malta.

11 Dec 1871 departed Malta for Suez and Australia.

17 Feb 1871 arrived Batavia, from Galle, en route for Australia.

Aug 1914 Naval Depot, Williamstown, Australia.