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NameColumbiaExplanation
TypePacket   
Launched1 July 1829
HullWooden
PropulsionPaddle
Builders measure361 tons
Displacement504 tons
Guns3
Fate1859
Class 
Ships book
Note1842 survey vessel.
1857 c.h.
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
(January 1840)In commission at Woolwich
14 December 1842
- 1844
Commanded by Lieutenant commander John Harding, North America
3 December 1844
- 20 January 1848
Commanded by Lieutenant commander Peter Frederick Shortland, surveying, coast of North America
2 April 1849Commanded by Commander Peter Frederick Shortland, North America and West Indies
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