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HMS Coromandel (1855)

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NameCoromandelExplanation
TypeDispatch vessel   
Acquired1855
HullWooden
PropulsionPaddle
Builders measure303 tons
Displacement 
Guns 
Fate1866
Class 
Ships book
Note1855 purchased.
1866 = Naruto (Japanese navy).
1876 broken up.
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
(November 1856)Commanded by Lieutenant commander Sholto Douglas, East Indies (including 2nd Anglo-Chinese War)
22 September 1857Commanded by Acting 2nd Master William H. Vine, tender to Chesapeake
25 October 1861Commanded by Lieutenant commander Duncan George Davidson, East Indies and China, tender to Impérieuse
29 October 1862Commanded by Lieutenant commander Robert Peel Dennistoun, East Indies and China, tender to Euryalus
17 August 1863Commanded by Lieutenant commander George Poole, China
1866Renamed Naruto, Japanese navy
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