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HMS Tourmaline (1875)

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NameTourmalineExplanation
TypeCorvette   
Launched30 October 1875
HullComposite
PropulsionScrew
Builders measure 
Displacement2120 tons
Guns12
Fate1920
ClassEmerald
Ships book
Note1899 c.h.
1904 = C.115
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
17 September 1877Commanded by Captain George Robinson, Pacific
(1878)
- 2 August 1878
Commanded by Captain Charles Richard Fox Boxer, West Indies (until Boxer invalided)
2 August 1878Commanded by Captain Robert Peel Dennistoun, North America and West Indies
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