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HMS Charger (1855)

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NameChargerExplanation
TypeGunboat   
Launched13 November 1855
HullWooden
PropulsionScrew
Builders measure232 tons
Displacement 
Guns4
Fate1887
ClassAlbacore
Ships bookADM 135/86
Note1866 buoy boat.
18?? = YC.3.
1887 sold for mercantile service as Rescue
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
12 January 1856
- 2 July 1856
Commanded (until paying off at Portsmouth) by Lieutenant commander Edwin Charles Symons
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