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UNICORN MAST HEAD
His Majesty’s Frigate UNICORN, of 46 guns, was built for the Royal Navy in Chatham dockyard, and she was launched in 1824.The classic sailing frigate was a fast and powerful warship, and was one of the most successful ship designs of the age.UNICORN’s construction is unique example of the brief transitional period between the traditional wooden sailing ship and the revolutionary iron steamship.
Location: Victoria Dock, Dundee, Scotland, UK

UNICORN MAST HEAD

His Majesty’s Frigate UNICORN, of 46 guns, was built for the Royal Navy in Chatham dockyard, and she was launched in 1824.

The classic sailing frigate was a fast and powerful warship, and was one of the most successful ship designs of the age.

UNICORN’s construction is unique example of the brief transitional period between the traditional wooden sailing ship and the revolutionary iron steamship.

Location: Victoria Dock, Dundee, Scotland, UK