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NameSpitfireExplanation
TypeGunvessel   
Launched26 March 1845
HullWooden
PropulsionPaddle
Builders measure432 tons
Displacement500 tons
Guns5
Fate1888
Class 
Ships book
Note1851 survey vessel.
1862 tug
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
12 June 1845Commanded by Lieutenant commander James Archibald Macdonald, Mediterranean
3 April 1848Commanded by Lieutenant commander George Ommaney Willes, Mediterranean
21 April 1851
- 3 January 1855
Commanded by Commander Thomas Abel Brimage Spratt, Mediterranean (surveying in Crete) and (1854) Black Sea during the Russian War
3 January 1855Commanded by Captain Thomas Abel Brimage Spratt, Mediterranean
8 April 1858Commanded by Lieutenant commander William Cox Chapman, west coast of Africa
18 November 1859Commanded by Lieutenant commander Constantine O'Donnel Allingham, west coast of Africa
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