CSS Albemarle, twin-screw steamer, ironclad, sunk: October CSS Albemarle was a steam-powered ironclad ram of the Confederate Navy (and later the second Albemarle of the United States Navy), named for a town and a sound in North Carolina.
USS Cincinnati, one of the "City" class Ironclads. She took part in the Battle of Plum Point Bend, one of four fleet sized actions fought in the American Civil War, and a Confederate victory, as well as later campaigns.
Ironclad battleship H. Edinburgh H. Edinburgh and her sister Colossus, were the first British battleships to mount breech-loading main guns and to replace iron armour with compound armour, principally in the form of an armoured citadel amidships.
The SS Cordoba: Flagship of the Aragonian fleet and one of the navy’s most recently-built ironclad ships. The Cordoba was perhaps most well-known for being one of the first ships (as always, the record was disputed endlessly with other seagoing navies of the day) to use steel for a majority of its construction materials Photo Credit