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HMS Resistance (1861)

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HMS Resistance was the second of two Defence-class ironclads built for the Royal Navy in the 1860s. She was the first capital ship in the Royal Navy to be fitted with a ram and was given the nickname of Old Rammo.[1]

Built by Westwood and Bailie[2]p. 201.

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  2. The Engineer 1862/10/03