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HMS Wasp (1812)

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NameWaspExplanation
TypeBrig-sloop   
Launched9 July 1812
HullWooden
PropulsionSail
Builders measure387 tons
Displacement 
Guns18
Fate1847
Class 
Ships book
Note 
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
20 April 1830
- June 1831
Commanded by Commander Brunswick Popham, Mediterranean
14 July 1833Commanded by Commander James Burney, North America and West Indies
21 October 1837
- April 1840
Commanded by Commander Dudley Worsley Anthony Pelham, Mediterranean
20 April 1840Commanded by Commander George Mansel, Mediterranean (including operations on the coast of Syria in 1840)
6 October 1842Commanded by Commander Andrew Drew, North America and West Indies
14 July 1843
- 1844
Commanded by Commander Henry Bagot, North America and West Indies
4 June 1844
- 17 October 1846
Commanded (until paying off) by Commander Sidney Henry Ussher, west coast of Africa
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