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NameDaedalusExplanation
Type5th rate  
Launched2 May 1826
HullWooden
PropulsionSail
Builders measure1083 tons
Displacement 
Guns46
Fate1911
Class 
Ships book
Note1843 reduced to 20 guns, 1862 RNR drill ship
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
(January 1840)Out of commission at Sheerness
16 October 1844Commanded by Captain Peter M'Quhae, East Indies
27 July 1849Commanded by Captain George Greville Wellesley, Pacific
5 June 1861Commanded by Commander William Henry Fenwick, Royal Naval Reserve drill ship, Bristol

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