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NameNimrodExplanation
TypeSloop   
Launched26 August 1828
HullWooden
PropulsionSail
Builders measure502 tons
Displacement 
Guns20
Fate1907
Class 
Ships book
NoteLaid down as 6th rate Andromeda.
1853 = C.1, c.h.
18?? = C.76
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
9 April 1831
- August 1833
Commanded by Commander Edward Russell, Lisbon (until Russell invalided)
2 December 1839Commanded by Commander Charles Anstruther Barlow, East Indies (including the first Anglo-Chinese war)
8 June 1841
- 16 October 1841
Commanded by Commander Joseph Pearse, East Indies (including the first Anglo-Chinese war)
28 June 1841
- 22 November 1844
Commanded (until paying off) by Commander Frederick Henry Hastings Glasse, East Indies (including the first Anglo-Chinese war)
26 November 1845
- 14 February 1848
Commanded by Commander James Richard Dacres, coast of Africa (until he died at Mozambique)
23 May 1848Commanded by Commander Thomas Belgrave, Cape of Good Hope
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