::::  American Civil War Vessels - CONFEDERATE
Banshee
Code - AC54
1.75  
Qty
Description - BANSHEE AC54 Built 1862 by Jones, Quiggin & Co Liverpool. She made 8 trips through the Union Blockade before being captured off Wilmington November 1863. Subsequently served in USN. Tonnage 217 tons Speed 11 knots Dimensions 214' x 20' x 8' In U S service she is quoted as 15 knots and carried an armament of 1 x 30pdr R. & 2 x 12 pdr S B.