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NameLeeExplanation
TypeGunboat   
Launched25 January 1860
HullWooden
PropulsionScrew
Builders measure428 tons
Displacement570 tons
Guns5
Fate1875
ClassPhilomel
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Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
13 March 1862Commanded (from commissioning at Sheerness) by Commander Edwin Charles Symons, west coast of Africa
30 June 1863Commanded by Lieutenant Commander Philip Ruffle Sharpe, west coast of Africa, tender to Rattlesnake
12 January 1864
- 1866
Commanded by Lieutenant commander Charles Edward Foot, west coast of Africa, tender to Rattlesnake (until invalided)
2 January 1865Commanded by Lieutenant Commander Oliver Thomas Lang, west Coast of Africa, tender to Rattlesnake
24 December 1865Commanded by Lieutenant Commander Herbert Holden Edwards, west coast of Africa, tender to Bristol
8 June 1867Commanded by Commander Charles William Andrew, West Coast Of Africa
20 June 1870
- 2 September 1871
Commanded (until paying off at Sheerness) by Commander Charles Sedgwick Fitton, Mediterranean
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