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NameHyacinthExplanation
TypeSloop  
Launched6 May 1829
HullWooden
PropulsionSail
Builders measure435 tons
Displacement 
Guns18
Fate1871
Class 
Ships book
Note1860 c.h.
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
18 July 1837
- 1841
Commanded by Commander William Warren, East Indies (including the first Anglo-Chinese war)
14 August 1841
- 24 October 1842
Commanded by Commander George Goldsmith, East Indies (including the first Anglo-Chinese war)
(January 1843)Out of commission at Sheerness
7 August 1843Commanded by Commander Francis Scott (Sheerness), North America and West Indies

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