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HMS Triton (1846)

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NameTritonExplanation
TypeSloop   
Launched24 October 1846
HullIron
PropulsionPaddle
Builders measure650 tons
Displacement1055 tons
Guns4
Fate1872
Class 
Ships bookADM 135/480
Note 
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
21 March 1848Commanded by Charles James Price Glinn, Mediterranean
24 May 1852
- December 1854
Commanded by Lieutenant commander Henry Lloyd, Mediterranean
26 December 1854
- 23 September 1856
Commanded (until paying off at Woolwich) by Lieutenant Commander Archibald Douglas William Fletcher, Mediterranean and Black Sea during the Russian War
14 October 1857
- 19 January 1861
Commanded (until paying off at Woolwich) by Lieutenant commander Robert Heron Burton, west coast of Africa
13 January 1863
- 16 February 1864
Commanded (from commissioning) by Lieutenant commander Edward Francis Kerby, south-east coast of America
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