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NameCormorantExplanation
Type1st class sloop   
Launched29 March 1842
HullWooden
PropulsionPaddle
Builders measure1054 tons
Displacement1379 tons
Guns6
Fate1853
Class 
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Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
11 April 1843
- February 1847
Commanded (from commissioning) by Commander George Thomas Gordon, Pacific coast of South America
5 June 1847
- 13 December 1847
Commanded (until paying off at Portsmouth) by Commander Frederick Beauchamp Paget Seymour, Pacific
29 August 1849
- 13 January 1851
Commanded (from commissioning at Portsmouth) by Commander Herbert Schomberg, south-east coast of America
13 January 1851
- 28 February 1852
Commanded (until paying off at Woolwich) by Commander William Charles Chamberlain, south-east coast of America
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