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NameAlectoExplanation
TypeSloop   
Launched7 September 1839
HullWooden
PropulsionPaddle
Builders measure800 tons
Displacement878 tons
Guns4
Fate1865
ClassAlecto
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Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
26 October 1839Commanded by Lieutenant commander William Hoseason, Mediterranean
10 November 1845Commanded by Commander Francis William Austen, south-east coast of America , including Anglo-French action in Uruguay
17 November 1846Commanded by Commander Vincent Amcotts Massingberd, south-east coast of America
27 January 1852
- 11 May 1854
Commanded (until paying off at Woolwich) by Commander Stephen Smith Lowther Crofton, west coast of Africa
2 August 1855Commanded by Commander Robert Phillipps,West coast of Africa
7 May 1856
- 15 January 1859
Commanded (until paying off at Woolwich) by Commander James Hunt, west coast of Africa
27 January 1860Commanded by Commander Henry James Raby, west coast of Africa
23 January 1863
- March 1865
Commanded by Commander William Hans Blake, south-east coast of America
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