CSS Virginia II


CSS Virginia II


Career
Builder: William A. Graves Laid down: April of 1862?
Launched: June 29, 1863
Commissioned: May 18, 1864
Homeport: Richmond, Virginia
Fate: Burned to prevent capture

General Characteristics
Length: 197 ft (60 m)
Beam: 47 ft 6 in (14.48 m)
Draft: 14 ft (4.3 m)
Propulsion: Steam engine
Complement: 150 officers and men
Armament: 1 11″ Brooke smoothbore, 1 8″ Brooke rifle, 2 6.4″ Brooke rifle
Armor: sides 5″, forward 6″

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