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NameEnterpriseExplanation
TypeSurvey sloop  
Launched5 April 1848
HullWooden
PropulsionSail
Builders measure471 tons
Displacement 
Guns 
Fate1903
Class 
Ships book
Note1860 c.h.
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
31 January 1848
- 26 November 1849
Commanded by Captain James Clark Ross, particular service, in search of Sir John Franklin, together with Investigator (Captain Edward Joseph Bird)
14 December 1849
- 24 May 1855
Commanded (until paying off at Chatham) by Captain Richard Collinson, particular service (in search of Sir John Franklin, see Dictionary of Canadian BiographyExternal link)

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