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NameWizardExplanation
TypeBrig-sloop   
Launched24 May 1830
HullWooden
PropulsionSail
Builders measure231 tons
Displacement 
Guns10
Fate1859
Class 
Ships book
Note1859.02.08 wrecked at Berehaven
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
24 April 1838
- 5 April 1841
Commanded by Lieutenant commander Thomas Frederick Birch, South America
(January 1843)Out of commission at Plymouth
30 May 1854Commanded by Lieutenant commander Samuel James Brickwell, Queentown, tender to Conway
1 March 1858Commanded by Lieutenant commander Alfred Prowse Hasler Helby, Queenstown, tender to Nile
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