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NameClioExplanation
TypeCorvette   
Launched28 August 1858   
HullWooden Length200 feet
PropulsionScrew Men 
Builders measure1462 tons   
Displacement2187 tons   
Guns21   
Fate1919 Last in commission1874
Class  Class (as screw)Pearl
Ships book   
Career
DateEvent
28 August 1858Launched at Sheerness Dockyard.
23 June 1859
- 29 August 1863
Commanded (from commissioning at Sheerness until paying off at Sheerness) by Captain Thomas Miller, Pacific
6 July 1864
- 18 July 1868
Commanded (from commissioning at Sheerness until paying off at Sheerness) by Captain Nicolas Edward Brook Turnour, Pacific
22 March 1870
- 21 January 1874
Commanded (from commissioning at Sheerness until paying off at Sheernress) by Commodore Frederick Henry Stirling, Australia
1877Training ship, Llandegfan, Menai Straits.
(1890)Lent as a Training Ship for Boys to North Wales Association at Bangor.
(August 1914)Bangor. Lent for Training Ship for Boys to North Wales, City of Chester, and Border Counties Training Ship Society at Bangor.
3 October 1919Sold; broken up at Bangor.

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