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NameCambrianExplanation
Type5th rate   
Launched5 July 1841
HullWooden
PropulsionSail
Builders measure1622 tons
Displacement 
Guns36
Fate1892
Class 
Ships book
Note1872 hulk.
1880 floating factory
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
20 August 1841
- 1845
Commanded by Captain Henry Ducie Chads, East Indies (including the first Anglo-Chinese war)
5 August 1847
- 1850
Commanded by Captain James Hanway Plumridge, East Indies (and from 13 August, Commodore, second in command)
20 October 1847Commanded by Acting Captain Henry Gage Morris, flagship of Commodore James Hanway Plumridge, East Indies
23 November 1857
- 25 October 1861
Commanded (until paying off at Plymouth) by Captain James Johnstone McCleverty, East Indies and China
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