confederate states navy

  1. covert_shores

    Really old secret projects (1800s and earlier)

    Thinking that we need a thread for all old (pre-1880s?) projects. Came across HMS Duke of Kent design for a four-deck ship of the line on Reddit. c1809. Never built. Original source
  2. K

    Confederate rocket powered boat

    Mark K. Ragan in his excellent book “Union and Confederate Submarine Warfare in the Civil War” (pp. 108-109) mentioned such a boat. Below is the part of the text, that is the only source of information about this novel craft: While Marshall and the other founders of the Triton Company tried to...