|Alger Class Protected Cruisers.
Photos and history of the French Alger Class protected cruisers of the
1890's, including Alger, Isly and Jean Bart.
Displacement: Alger 4,313 tons, Jean Bart 4044 tons, Isly 4406 tons. Speed: 19.5 knots, Compliment: 387 to 405 crew. Armament: Four 6.4-inch Guns later changed to Quick Firing conversion. Six 5.5 -inch Guns, Two 9 pounder and eight 1 pounder evolvers, Five 14-inch Torpedo tubes AW.
|Alger||November 1889||Hulked 1911|
|Isly||June 1893||Stricken 1914|
|Jean Bart||November 1889||Wrecked on the Sahara Coast 11th February 1907|