Vessels of the Albacore (1856) class
Vessels of the Albacore (1856) class


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This table shows all vessels of the class which were carried on the books of the Royal Navy in the period 1840-1880. The total number of vessels in the class may have been higher (vessels disposed of before 1840 or acquired after 1880).

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NameLaunchedFateH.P.TypeB.M.Disp.GunsS.B.Note
Seagull1855.06.041864WSGunboat2324421
Skipjack1855.08.041879WSGunboat23244311874 hulk
Sandfly1855.09.011867WSGunboat2324413
Sheldrake1855.09.011865WSGunboat2324428
Plover1855.09.081859WSGunboat23241859.06.25 abandoned as total loss at Peiho
Tickler1855.09.081863WSGunboat2324
Banterer1855.09.291872WSGunboat2324371859.06.28 sunk Peiho and later salvaged
Bullfrog1855.10.061875WSGunboat232471
Bustard1855.10.201869WSGunboat232472
Carnation1855.10.201863WSGunboat232480
Charger1855.11.131887WSGunboat2324861866 buoy boat. 18?? = YC.3. 1887 sold for mercantile service as Rescue
Cockchafer1855.11.241872WSGunboat232495
Dove1855.11.241873WSGunboat2324135
Julia1855.11.271866WSGunboat2324261
Beaver1855.11.281864WSGunboat23240
Louisa1855.12.011867WSGunboat2324289
Forward1855.12.081869WSGunboat23241861869 sold Esquimalt for mercentile service
Grasshopper1855.12.081871WSGunboat2324208
Griper1855.12.111869WSGunboat2324212
Nightingale1855.12.221867WSGunboat2324326
Violet1856.01.091864WSGunboat2324496
Whiting1856.01.091881WSGunboat2324510
Hasty1856.01.101865WSGunboat232221
Herring1856.01.101865WSGunboat2324231
Fervent1856.01.231879WSGunboat2324172
Forester1856.01.231871WSGunboat23241841868 = YC.7. Wrecked in typhoon
Insolent1856.01.261869WSGunboat2324251
Magnet1856.01.291874WSGunboat2324294
Manly1856.01.291863WSGunboat2324
Mayflower1856.01.311867WSGunboat2324302
Staunch1856.01.311866WSGunboat2324448Sold for mercantile service
Goldfinch1856.02.021869WSGunboat2324200
Charon1856.02.091865WSGunboat2324
Goshawk1856.02.091869WSGunboat2324204
Haughty1856.02.091867WSGunboat2324223
Beacon1856.02.111864WSGunboat2324
Brave1856.02.111869WSGunboat232461Never completed for sea
Sepoy1856.02.131868WSGunboat2324423
Erne1856.02.181874WSGunboat2324157
Mastiff1856.02.221863WSGunboat2324Laid down as Hound
Mistletoe1856.02.221864WSGunboat2324
Blazer1856.02.231877WSGunboat232481868 = YC.29 steam-dredger
Bouncer1856.02.231871WSGunboat232458
Brazen1856.02.231864WSGunboat2324
Lively1856.02.231863WSGunboat23241863.12.23 wrecked on Dutch coast but salvaged and sold as Helgolanderin
Spider1856.02.231870WSGunboat2324
Bullfinch1856.02.251864WSGunboat2324
Opossum1856.02.281896WSGunboat23243361874 hulk
Hardy1856.03.011869WSGunboat2324217
Leveret1856.03.081867WSGunboat2324278
Mackerel1856.03.081862WSGunboat2324
Rainbow1856.03.081888WSGunboat23243831857 survey vessel. 1872 drill ship
Raven1856.03.081875WSGunboat2324388
Redbreast1856.03.111864WSGunboat2324
Procris1856.03.131893WSGunboat23243751869 hulk
Shamrock1856.03.131867WSGunboat2324426
Traveller1856.03.131863WSGunboat2324478
Delight1856.03.151867WSGunboat2324127Sold as M.A. Starr
Surly1856.03.181869WSGunboat2324457
Havock1856.03.201871WSGunboat2324224
Firm1856.03.221872WSGunboat2324177
Spanker1856.03.221874WSGunboat2324439
Thrasher1856.03.221883WSGunboat2324475
Earnest1856.03.291885WSGunboat2324
Grappler1856.03.291885WSGunboat23242071868 sold and converted to tug, 1885 burnt
Partridge1856.03.291864WSGunboat2324
Spey1856.03.291863WSGunboat2324
Tilbury1856.03.291865WSGunboat2324
Albacore1856.04.031885WSGunboat2322844
Hyaena1856.04.031870WSGunboat2324245
Fly1856.04.051862WSGunboat2324
Cochin1856.04.081863WSGunboat2324
Flamer1856.04.101874WSGunboat23241781867 hulk. Blown ashore in typhoon
Peacock1856.04.121869WSGunboat2324348
Swan1856.04.121906WSGunboat23244621869 hulk
Rocket1856.04.211864WSGunboat2324
Rose1856.04.211868WSGunboat2324405
Highlander1856.04.291884WSGunboat2322331868 = YC.51, steam-dredger
Cherokee1856.04.301869WSGunboat232488Never completed for sea
Pheasant1856.05.011877WSGunboat2324359
Camel1856.05.031864WSGunboat232476
Pickle1856.05.031864WSGunboat2324
Primrose1856.05.031864WSGunboat2324
Escort1856.05.051865WSGunboat2324158
Savage1856.05.051888WSGunboat23244161864 =YC.3, mooring vessel
Foam1856.05.081867WSGunboat2324182
Growler1856.05.081864WSGunboat2324213
Parthian1856.05.081864WSGunboat2324
Caroline1856.05.091862WSGunboat232481
Amelia1856.05.191865WSGunboat232284415
Confounder1856.05.211864WSGunboat2324
Prompt1856.05.211864WSGunboat2324376
Quail1856.06.021861WSGunboat2324379
Ripple1856.06.021866WSGunboat2324402
Crocus1856.06.041864WSGunboat2324
Porpoise1856.06.071864WSGunboat2324
Wave1856.06.251891WSGunboat23241879 hulked, 1882 = Clinker
Wolf1856.07.051864WSGunboat2324513


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