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NameOrontesExplanation
TypeTroopship  
Launched22 November 1862
HullIron
PropulsionScrew
Builders measure2812 tons
Displacement4857 tons
Guns3
Fate1893
Class 
Ships bookADM 135/340
Note1876 lengthened 5600 disp
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
20 April 1863
- 3 January 1867
Commanded by Captain Henry William Hire
4 January 1867Commanded by Captain Henry Phelps
23 March 1870Commanded by Captain John Laisné Perry
21 March 1879Commanded by Captain Richard George Kinahan

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