Peruvian Navy – Historic Ships

Historic Ships

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BAP Abtao attack submarine SS-42 (1954-1999) LOA 243′ TDISP 1,400 tons submerged.Museum boat at Lima since 2004.

Abtao as a museum ship in Lima. Credit: Santiagostucchi / CC BY-SA 
Abtao museum sub lima 2018
Note Abtao is fitted with a 5″ deck gun behind her sail.

BAP America (1904) River Gunboat, built in Birkenhead England, now a museum shipBAP America Iquitos 2019

Huáscar ironclad turret ship (1866-1879) captured by Chile with service 1879-1939 Museum ship and memorial to both navies at Talcahuana, Chile.

Huáscar, ca. 2007 at Talcahuano, Chile. Credit: Arquitecto Naval / CC BY

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