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NameWye (launched as Hecla)Explanation
TypeStoreship   
AcquiredMay 1855
HullIron
PropulsionScrew
Builders measure700 tons
Displacement 
Guns 
Fate1866
Class 
Ships book
NoteTransferred from Treasury Dept.
1855.06 = Wye
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
June 1855Renamed Wye
6 April 1861
- 30 October 1865
Commanded (until paying off at Woolwich) by Master commander Valentine G Roberts, store ship, Sierra Leone
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