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NameFrolicExplanation
TypeSloop  
Launched23 August 1842
HullWooden
PropulsionSail
Builders measure511 tons
Displacement 
Guns16
Fate1864
Class 
Ships book
Note 
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
3 November 1842
- 8 April 1844
Commanded (from commissioning at Portsmouth) by Commander William Alexander Willis, South America
8 April 1844
- 12 June 1847
Commanded (until paying off at Portsmouth) by Commander Cospatrick Baillie Hamilton, Pacific
7 June 1848Commanded (from commissioning at Portsmouth) by Commander Nicholas Vansittart, Mediterranean
25 October 1853
- 21 February 1856
Commanded (from commissioning at Portsmouth) by Commander Mathew Stainton Nolloth, Cape of Good Hope
21 February 1856
- 6 June 1856
Commanded by Commander John de Courcy Andrew Agnew, Cape of Good Hope
6 June 1856
- 30 July 1857
Commanded (until paying off at Chatham) by Acting Commander Lumley Woodyear Peyton, Cape of Good Hope

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