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NamePresidentExplanation
Type4th rate   
Launched20 April 1829
HullWooden
PropulsionSail
Builders measure1537 tons
Displacement 
Guns52
Fate1903
Class 
Ships book
Note1862 RNR drill ship.
1903 = Old President
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
14 February 1834
- 16 June 1834
Commanded by Captain John McKerlie, North America
16 June 1834
- 1836
Commanded by Captain James Scott, flagship of Vice-Admiral George Cockburn, North America and West Indies
30 August 1837
- October 1839
Commanded by Captain James Scott, flagship of Charles Bayne Hodgson Ross, Pacific
31 October 1839
- May 1842
Commanded by Captain William Broughton, flagship of Rear-Admiral Charles Bayne Hodgson Ross, South America
(January 1843)Out of commission at Portsmouth
14 August 1845Commanded by Captain William Pearse Stanley, flagship of Rear-Admiral James Richard Dacres, Cape of Good Hope
(6 August 1853)Commanded (from commissioning at Chatham) by Captain Richard Burridge, flagship of Rear-Admiral David Price, Pacific (including 1854 Anglo-French squadron during the Russian War)
6 December 1854
- 13 July 1857
Commanded (until paying off) by Captain Charles Frederick, flagship of Rear-Admiral Henry William Bruce, Pacific, Anglo-French squadron during the Russian War
28 June 1862Commanded by Commander William Mould, Royal Naval Reserve drill ship, City Canal
21 April 1866Commanded by Commander Henry Wandesford Comber, drill ship for Royal Naval Reserve, City Canal
27 April 1869
- 25 August 1870
Commanded by Commander Charles Gudgeon Nelsondrill ship for Royal Naval Reserve, West India Docks
26 August 1870Commanded by Commander John Binney Scott, drill ship for Royal Naval Reserve, West India Docks
1 August 1879
- 14 January 1880
Commanded by Commander Noel Stephen Fox Digby, drill ship for Royal Naval Reserve, West India Docks
9 January 1883Commanded by Commander Stuart Hamilton Rickman, Drill ship for the Royal Naval Reserve, West India Docks
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