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stepping stones of maritime history

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The Monitor and its turret were the prototype for today's modern, all-metal warship

Iron clad.

Length: 172 foot (52,00m).

Beam: 41,6 foot(12,65 m).

Draft: 10 foot 6 (3.2 m).

Propulsion: 1x Propeller. 1x Vibrating leather steam engine.

Complement: 49 officers and enlisted men.

Model of the Monitor.

East Indiaman

Roman structures