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NameZebraExplanation
TypeSloop (1862: Corvette)   
Launched13 November 1860   
HullWooden Length185 feet
PropulsionScrew Men180
Builders measure951 tons   
Displacement1336 tons   
Guns17   
Fate1873 Last in commission1873
ClassCamelion   
Ships bookADM 135/520   
Career
DateEvent
13 November 1860Launched at Deptford Dockyard.
7 April 1862
- February 1864
Commanded (from commissioning at Sheerness) by Commander Anthony Hiley Hoskins, west coast of Africa
(February 1864)
- 31 October 1865
Commanded (until paying off at Sheerness) by Commander Charles Gowan Lindsay, west coast of Africa
13 February 1867
- 6 April 1868
Commanded (from commissioning at Woolwich) by Commander Edwin John Pollard, China
6 April 1868
- 1870
Commanded by Commander Henry Anthony Trollope, China
1870
- 30 April 1873
Commanded (until paying off at Hong Kong) by Commander Albert Denison Somerville Denison
20 August 1873Sold in Far East.
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