There was no source of ower exce t manual labour; but, when handled with the unriva ed skill 0 British seamen, the handiness of ... I mean, their com tively smal cost, and the length of time the vessels romaine fit for service. ... her breadth 60ft., her displacement 5, 830 tons, her indicated horse-power 1, 999, and her speed on the measured mile 9a#39;89 knots. .... of 1~1ft., a displacement of 88 tons, and with engines of 1, 400 indicated horse-power attains a speed of a little over 24 knots.
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