Agincourt HMS Add to My Archive Modify Page Content Ship Details Rig Minotaur Clas Armoured Frigate Built 1865 Built In Birkenhead Tonnage 10627 Built By Laird & Sons UK Demise decommissioned 1889; sold for scrap 1960; VoyagesView Full List Description HMS Agincourt was a Minotaur-class armoured frigate built for the Royal Navy during the 1860s. She spent most of her career as the flagship of the Channel Squadron's second-in-command. During the Russo-Turkish War of 1877–78, she was one of the ironclads sent to Constantinople to forestall a Russian occupation of the Ottoman capital. Agincourt participated in Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee Fleet Review in 1887. The ship was placed in reserve two years later and served as a training ship from 1893 to 1909. That year she was converted into a coal hulk and renamed as C.109. Agincourt served at Sheerness until sold for scrap in 1960.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Agincourt_(1865) Media Upload Media Sources Reference Captain's logs, 1842 - 43 in East Indies Location Australian Joint Copying Project Public Record Office reel 5713 Reference Journals, 1840-9; Letters, 1842-8; Papers of Admiral Cochrane (including correspondence re surveys by HMS Samarang and Vernon). Location Original, National Library of Scotland and copies Australian Joint Copying Project M reels 948-70 Reference Log of Logs, Vol 3 Location South Australian Maritime Museum Author Ian Nicholson Your Stories Your name * E-mail * Post your story * Submit Leave this field blank Share this Page Share this ship with your friends and followers online.