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NameArdentExplanation
TypeSloop   
Launched12 February 1841
HullWooden
PropulsionPaddle
Builders measure800 tons
Displacement878 tons
Guns5
Fate1865
ClassAlecto
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Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
24 July 1841
- 1845
Commanded by Commander John Russell, South America and African stations
23 April 1846Commanded by Lieutenant commander George Spong, Mediterranean
9 October 1847Commanded by Lieutenant commander William Calmady Nowell, Mediterranean
1 October 1854Commanded by Lieutenant commander William Horton, Mediterranean and Black Sea during the Russian War
12 November 1857
- 7 April 1859
Commanded (from commissioning at Woolwich until paying off at Woolwich) by Commander John Halliday Cave, west coast of Africa
19 October 1859
- 5 August 1863
Commanded (from commissioning at Woolwich) by Commander John Edward Parish, south-east coast of America
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