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Encyclopedia > Japanese gunboat Chiyodagata
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Career RN Ensign
Builder: Ishikawajima
Laid down: May 7], 1861
Launched: July 2, 1863
Decommissioned: January 28], 1888
Fate: Scrapped
General Characteristics
Displacement: 140 t
Length: 29.7 m pp, 31.3 m wl
Beam: 4.8 m
Draught: 2 m
Propulsion: 1-shaft recipro, 60 hp (45 kW)
Fuel: Coal
Speed: 5 knots (9 km/h)
Complement: 35
Armament:
  • 1-15 cm gun
  • 2-small guns

The Chiyodagata (Jp:千代田形) was a gunboat of the Tokugawa Navy, and Japan's first domestically-built steamboat. She was laid down May 7, 1861, and launched July 2, 1863 by the shipbuilder, and future industrial giant, Ishikawajima. Jump to: navigation, search Image File history File links Chiyodagata. ... Download high resolution version (900x600, 46 KB) Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Jump to: navigation, search Ishikawajima-Harima Heavy Industries Co. ... Jump to: navigation, search May 7 is the 127th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (128th in leap years). ... 1861 is a common year starting on Tuesday. ... Jump to: navigation, search July 2 is the 183rd day of the year (184th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 182 days remaining. ... 1863 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... Jump to: navigation, search January 28 is the 28th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1888 is a leap year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar). ... A gunboat is literally a boat carrying one or more guns. ... The Tokugawa shogunate or Tokugawa bakufu (徳川幕府) (also known as the Edo bakufu) was a feudal military dictatorship of Japan established in 1603 by Tokugawa Ieyasu and ruled by the shoguns of the Tokugawa family until 1868. ... Jump to: navigation, search May 7 is the 127th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (128th in leap years). ... 1861 is a common year starting on Tuesday. ... Jump to: navigation, search July 2 is the 183rd day of the year (184th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 182 days remaining. ... 1863 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... Jump to: navigation, search Ishikawajima-Harima Heavy Industries Co. ...


She participated in the conflict of the Boshin war on the side of the troops loyal to the Shogun, against the newly formed Imperial troops. She was captured during the Naval Battle of Hakodate, May 4, 1869, after having been abandoned in a grounding, and then incorporated into the Imperial Japanese Navy. The Boshin War (戊辰戦争 Boshin Sensō, literally War of the Year of the Dragon) was fought in 1868-1869 between the Tokugawa Shogunate and the pro-Imperial forces in Japan. ... Jump to: navigation, search In Japanese history, a shogun (将軍 shōgun) was the practical ruler of Japan for most of the time from 1192 to the Meiji Era beginning in 1868. ... The Battle of Hakodate was fought from 4-10 May 1869, at the beginning of the Meiji Restoration, in the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, between the remnants of the Shoguns navy, consolidated into the armed forces of the rebel Ezo Republic, and the newly formed Imperial Japanese Navy. ... Jump to: navigation, search May 4 is the 124th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (125th in leap years). ... Jump to: navigation, search 1869 is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search Ensign of the Imperial Japanese Navy. ...




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Jump to: navigation, search Ensign of the Imperial Japanese Navy. ... Download high resolution version (900x600, 46 KB) Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Boshin War (1868-1869): Naval Battle of Hakodate (Imperial Navy victory over the remnants of the Shoguns Navy of the Republic of Ezo. ... Jump to: navigation, search This is the list of ships of Japans medieval Navy, the Imperial Japanese Navy and the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force. ... This is the list of aircrafts of the Imperial Japanese Navy and the Japan Self-Defence Forces, including ones in the past and ones in the present time. ...


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