HMS Edinburgh after use as target, 1908
Here we see the Colossus class turret ship HMS Edinburgh after she had been used as a target during tests of shells and armour plating in 1908. When completed in 1887 the Edinburgh was an advanced ship, introducing breach loading guns and composite armour.
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Rickard, J (23 June 2014), HMS Edinburgh after use as target, 1908 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_hms_edinburgh_target_1908.html