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HMS Lark (1855)

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NameLarkExplanation
TypeGunboat   
Launched15 March 1855
HullWooden
PropulsionScrew
Builders measure232 tons
Displacement 
Guns3
Fate1878
ClassDapper
Ships bookADM 135/273
Note 
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
March 1855Commanded by Lieutenant commander George Teal Sabor Winthorp, as tender to Exmouth
9 April 1855Commanded by Lieutenant commander Mark Robert Pechell, the Baltic (as tender to Exmouth) during the Russian War
12 January 1856Commanded by Lieutenant commander William Henry Cuming
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