British Battleships of 1870 Part III The Northumberland and Achilles
The essay is a detailed study of the battleships Northumberland and Achilles, both of whom did not have a sister ship. The author starts off with a description of the Northumberland and a history of its life at sea. He then follows the same structure to discuss the Achilles. The text contains photographs of the ships and their armament, as well as detailed dimensions of the vessels.