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HMS Modeste (1837)

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NameModesteExplanation
TypeSloop   
Launched31 October 1837
HullWooden
PropulsionSail
Builders measure562 tons
Displacement 
Guns18
Fate1866
Class 
Ships book
Note 
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
21 November 1837
- 1841
Commanded by Commander Harry Eyres, off Spain, Mexico, east coast of Africa, China (including the first Anglo-Chinese war)
16 October 1841Commanded by Commander Rundle Burges Watson, East Indies (including the first Anglo-Chinese war)
5 June 1843
- 1845
Commanded by Commander Thomas Baillie, Pacific
27 December 1845Commanded by Commander Thomas Vernon Watkins, Pacific
28 August 1851
- 22 October 1853
Commanded by Commander William Compton, Mediterranean
9 July 1854Commanded by Commander Augustus Butler, Mediterranean
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