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NameHerald (launched as Termagant)Explanation
Type6th rate  
Launched15 November 1822
HullWooden
PropulsionSail
Builders measure500 tons
Displacement 
Guns28
Fate1862
Class 
Ships book
Note1824 = Herald, survey ship
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
24 May 1838Commanded by Captain Joseph Nias, East Indies (including the first Anglo-Chinese war)
(January 1843)Out of commission at Chatham
8 February 1845
- 1848
Commanded by Captain Henry Kellett, Pacific, conducting (together with Pandora, James Wood) a preliminary survey of the British Columbia coast following the Oregon boundary dispute with the United States
18 February 1852Commanded by Captain Henry Mangles Denham, Fiji islands
1 April 1857Commanded by Captain Henry Mangles Denham, Fiji islands

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