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NameRaleighExplanation
Type4th rate   
Launched8 May 1845
HullWooden
PropulsionSail
Builders measure1939 tons
Displacement 
Guns50
Fate1857
Class 
Ships book
Note1857.04.14 wrecked near Macao
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
12 February 1846Commanded by Commodore Thomas Herbert, Commander-in-cheif, south east coast of America (and captain until 11 January 1847)
11 January 1847Commanded by Captain Stephen Greville Fremantle, flagship of Commodore Thomas Herbert, south-east coast of America
17 September 1856
- 14 April 1857
Commanded by Commodore Henry Keppel, second in command, East Indies and China, (including 2nd Anglo-Chinese War) (until wrecked near Macaw when the ship struck an uncharted rock; all saved)
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