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NameAntelopeExplanation
TypePacket   
Launched25 July 1846
HullIron
PropulsionPaddle
Builders measure650 tons
Displacement1055 tons
Guns4
Fate1883
ClassAntelope
Ships bookADM 135/19
NoteLaunched 1846.07.20
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
27 July 1847
- 17 May 1852
Commanded (until paying off at Woolwich) by Lieutenant commander Francis Smyth, Mediterranean
24 February 1852
- 12 April 1856
Commanded (from commissioning at Woolwich until paying off at Woolwich) by Lieutenant commander Charles Henry Young, Mediterranean, then west coast of Africa
1 December 1856
- 12 October 1859
Commanded (from commissioning at Woolwich until paying off at Woolwich) by Lieutenant commander John William Pike, west coast of Africa
5 August 1861
- 11 May 1865
Commanded (from commissioning at Woolwich) by Lieutenant commander Constantine O'Donnel Allingham, west coast of Africa (until Allingham died)
11 May 1865
- 8 July 1865
Commanded (until paying off at Woolwich) by 2nd Master Alfred Thomas, west coast of Africa
4 July 1866
- September 1867
Commanded (from commissioning at Woolwich) by Lieutenant commander John Bruce, west coast of Africa (until Bruce invalided)
20 September 1867
- June 1870
Commanded by Lieutenant commander James Buchanan, west coast of Africa, then (July 1868) Mediterranean (until Buchanan invalided)
1 July 1870
- 12 October 1870
Commanded by Act. Lieutenant commander Frederick Canning Lascelles, Mediterannean
12 October 1870
- 11 February 1874
Commanded (until paying off at Malta) by Lieutenant commander Charles Sheldon Pearse Woodruffe, Mediterranean
1874Commanded by Lieutenant commander John Coke Burnell, Mediterranean
23 February 1877Commanded by Lieutenant commander Edward John Wingfield, Mediterranean
25 February 1880Commanded by Lieutenant commander Walter Hylton Joliffe, Mediterranean
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