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NameBeacon (launched as Meteor)Explanation
TypeBomb  
Launched25 June 1823
HullWooden
PropulsionSail
Builders measure378 tons
Displacement 
Guns14
Fate1846
Class 
Ships book
Note1832 = Beacon, survey ship
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
4 May 1824Commanded by Commander James Scott, Mediterranean
2 August 1836
- 22 February 1841
Commanded by Lieutenant commander Thomas Graves, surveying in the Mediterranean
22 February 1841
- 1 April 1846
Commanded by Commander Thomas Graves, Mediterranean

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