HMS Lizard (1844)
HMS Lizard (1844)


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NameLizardExplanation
TypeGunvessel   
Launched28 November 1844
HullIron
PropulsionPaddle
Builders measure340 tons
Displacement505 tons
Guns3
Fate1869
Class 
Ships bookADM 135/286
Note 
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
15 March 1845Commanded by Lieutenant commander James Archibald Macdonald, Mediterranean
31 October 1845Commanded by Lieutenant commander Henry Manby Tylden, south-east coast of America, including Anglo-French action in Uruguay
8 June 1847Commanded by Lieutenant commander William Alfred Rumbulow Pearse, south-east coast of America
1 January 1858Commanded by Lieutenant commander Edward Eyre Maunsell, Sheerness (tender to Waterloo), fishery protection in Scotish waters
3 July 1860Commanded by Lieutenant commander Edward Eyre Maunsell, Sheerness (tender to Formidable), fishery protection in Scotish waters
30 August 1861Commanded by Lieutenant commander William Spratt, Sheerness, tender to Formidable
1 April 1863
- 30 September 1865
Commanded by Lieutenant commander Henry Joseph Challis, Sheerness, tender to Formidable


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