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Name: 9 DE JULIO
Type: Cruiser
Keel: 02/1891
Launched: 26/07/1892
Completed: 03/1893
Builder: Sir WG Armstrong, Mitchell & Co Ltd
Yard: Elswick
Yard Number: 570
Dimensions: 3575disp, 360.0 x 44.5 x 18.4(draft)ft
Engines: 2 x VT4cyl (40, 60 & 66, 66 x 30ins), 14185ihp
Engines by: Humphrys, Tennant & Co, Deptford
Propulsion: 2 x Screws, 22.0knots
Construction: Steel
Armament: 4 x 1 x 5.0ins, 8 x 1 x 4.0ins guns; 5 x 1 x torpedoes
History:
27/01/1893 Argentinian Navy
1938 Broken up
Comments: 27/01/1893: Builder's trials
1920: Training ship
1925: Decommissioned


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