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HMS Skipjack (1855)

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NameSkipjackExplanation
TypeGunboat   
Launched4 August 1855
HullWooden
PropulsionScrew
Builders measure232 tons
Displacement 
Guns4
Fate1879
ClassAlbacore
Ships bookADM 135/431
Note1874 hulk
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
30 November 1855
- 1856
Commanded by Lieutenant commander Henry Weyland Chetwynd
8 August 1857Commanded by Lieutenant commander John Murray, North America and West Indies
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