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  • #46
    Minerva is just too amazingly sexy, guess i better start leveling right now, only need 6 levels :P

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    • #47
      ressurecting this thread: The lowe gun "deck" on the Athena frigate, is it accurate with only two at the rear and two midships? It sure looks VERY strange!

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      • #48
        That's correct. I believe the term for this kind of ship is demi-battery. Quick check with wikipedia confirms this:
        Originally posted by Wikipedia
        The fifth rates at the start of the 18th century were generally "demi-batterie" ships, carrying a few heavy guns on their lower deck (which often used the rest of the lower deck for row ports) and a full battery of lesser guns on the upper deck.

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        • #49
          Ah, ok. Interesting!

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