Royal Navy vessels - 1840-1880
Royal Navy vessels - 1840-1880

Vessels A; B; C; D; E - F; G - H; I - L; M; N - P; Q - R; S; T - U; V - Z; ??

These tables show all vessels carried on the books of the Royal Navy in the period 1840-1880.



NameLaunchedFateH.P.TypeB.M.Disp.GunsS.B.Note
Eagle1804.02.271926WWThird rate17067401830.04 50 gun 4th rate.1860 t.s. 1918=Eaglet. 1926 accidentally burnt
Eaglet1918r0See: Eagle 1804
Earnest1856.03.291885WSGunboat2324
Echo1827.05.281885WPGunvessel2952145
Eclair1844rSee: Infernal 1843
Eclipse1819.07.031863WWBrig-sloop235101836 Coastguard. 1863 = WV.21
Eclipse1860.09.181867WSGunvessel7008774146
Eclipse1867.11.141921WSSloop (1876: Corvette)127617606147Laid down as Sappho. 1888-1892 lent War Dept.
Edgar1858.10.231904WSSecond rate30945158911481870 lent Customs as hulk
Edinburgh1811.01.261866WWThird rate1772741491846 screw blockship 60 guns
Egeria1807.10.311865WWSixth rate42426
Egeria1873.11.011911CSSloop94041886 survey ship
Egmont1810.03.071875WWThird rate176074
Egmont1904rSee: Achilles 1863
Egremont1918rSee: Achilles 1863
Electra1837.09.281862WWSloop46218
Elfin1849.02.081901WPYacht98
Elizabeth18731921Tank vessel150
Elk1847.09.271893WW2nd class brig482161863 = WV.13, Coastguard. 1863.5 = WV.28
Elk1868.01.101905CSGunvessel46560341511890 tug. 1905 sold as dredger
Emerald1820a1847WWTender86
Emerald1856.07.191869WSFrigate2913350351152Laid down as 4th rate 60 guns 2146 bm
Emerald1876.08.181906CPCorvette18642120121898 powder hulk
Emerald1903rSee: Black Prince 1861
Emerald1918rSee: Hawk 1869
Emperor1856a1858PYachtBecame Banyru (Japanese)
Empress1890rSee: Revenge 1859
Emulous1819.12.161864WWBrig-sloop235101841 Coastguard
Enchantress1862.02.021889WPAdmiralty yacht8359852
Enchantress1888rSee: Helicon 1865
Encounter1846.09.241866WSSloop (1862: Corvette)953193414153Converted to screw on stocks
Encounter1873.01.011888WSCorvette197014154
Endymion1797.03.291868WWFourth rate1277501860 h.s.
Endymion1865.11.181885WSFrigate2486320036
Enterprise1848.04.051903WWSurvey sloop4711860 c.h.
Enterprise1864.02.091886CSCentral battery ironclad sloop99315304155Laid down as Circassian, Camelion class wooden screw sloop
Erebus1826.06.071848WWBomb vessel378141844 screw discovery vessel. 1848 abandoned in Artic
Erebus1856.04.191884ISFloating battery1854195416156
Erebus1904rSee: Invincible 1869
Erne1856.02.181874WSGunboat2324157
Escort1856.05.051865WSGunboat2324158
Esk1854.06.121870WSCorvette1169190020159 
Esk1877.04.281903ISFlatiron gunboat3633
Espiegle1844.04.201861WWBrig44312
Espiegle1880.08.031921CSSloop11306
Espoir1826.05.091857WWBrig-sloop23310
Espoir1860.01.071881WSGunvessel42857051601869 = YC.19, dredger
Ethalion1802.07.291877WWFifth rate996361823 h.s. 1835 lent as breakwater at Harwich
Euphrates183418??PGunboat179
Euphrates1866.11.241894ISTroopship417362113161
Eurotas1829.02.191865WWFifth rate1170461621856 mortar frigate 2 mortars
Euryalus1803.06.061860WWFifth rate946361826 prison ship. 1859 = Africa
Euryalus1853.10.051867WSFrigate2371312551163 
Euryalus1877.01.311897ISCorvette2690407016
Eurydice1843.05.161878WWSixth rate908241861 t.s. 1878.03.24 foundered off Isle of Wight
Excellent1834rSee: Boyne 1810
Excellent1859rSee: Queen Charlotte 1810
Exmouth1854.07.121905WSSecond rate3100438290164Converted to screw on stocks. 1877 lent to Metropolitan Asylums Board
Experiment1838a1848WP2202Ex-mercantile, converted to paddle after purchase. 1847 sold
Express1835.10.081862WWPacket brig362
Express1874.07.161889CSGunboat4554
Fair Rosamond1830.02a1845WWVesselEx-slaver Dos Amigos
Fairy1826.04.251840WWBrig-sloop233101832 survey vessel. 1840.11.13 wrecked on Sussex coast with loss of all hands
Fairy1845.031868ISYacht312165
Falcon1854.08.101869WSSloop748113917166 
Falcon1877.01.041920CSGunvessel78031891 hulk for torpedo range. 1920 sold to E.W. Payne & Co.
Falmouth18071883WWSchooner1601808 dockyard service. 1824 = mortar vessel. 1846 = lighter YC.1. 1870 = YC.46. 1870.11 = Falmouth
Falmouth1870rSee: Falmouth 1807
Fame1842rSee: Dragon 1798
Fancy1855.03.311905WSGunboat23231671876 hulk
Fanny1831.02.281863WWCutter yacht136Laid down (and launched?) as Admiralty
Fantome1839.05.301864WW2nd class brig48316
Fantome1873.03.261889CSSloop7279404
Favorite1836rSee: Favourite 1829
Favorite1864.07.051886WSCentral battery ironclad corvette2094323210168Laid down as wooden screw sloop
Favourite1829.04.211905WWSloop434181836 = Favorite. 1859 c.h. 18?? = C.3. 18?? = C.77
Fawn1840.05a18??WWBrigantine1696ex-slaver Caroline. 1842 tank vessel. 1846.05 sold Natal Colonial Government
Fawn1856.09.301884WSSloop751104517169
Fearless1837.08a1875WPSurvey vessel1651701831 launched. Transferred from Post Office, ex-Flamer
Fenella1856.05.191878WSGunboat23321711867 steam-dredger
Ferret1840.06.011869WWBrig35881869.03.29 wrecked off Dover pier
Fervent1804.12.151879WWGun-brig179121816 mooring lighter
Fervent1856.01.231879WSGunboat2324172
Fidget1856.04.071863WSGunboat2122
Fidget1872.03.131905ISFlatiron gunboat25411731905 hulk
Firebrand1831.07.111876WPGunvessel4955106451842 = Black Eagle admiralty yacht, 540 bm, 715 disp
Firebrand1842.09.061864WP2nd class frigate119019604174Laid down as Belzebub
Firebrand1877.04.301905CSGunboat4554
Firefly1832.09.291866WPGunvessel55067751751858 survey vessel
Firefly18681908Tug176
Firefly1877.06.281931CSGunboat4554
Firequeen1847.07a1883IPTender313
Firm1855.03.011858WWMortar vessel11711855 = MV.11
Firm1856.03.221872WSGunboat2324177
Firm1877.02.141907CSGunboat4554
Fisgard1819.07.081879WWFifth rate106846
Fisgard1904rSee: Audacious 1869
Fisgard II1906rSee: Invincible 1869
Fisgard II1915rSee: Hercules 1868
Fisgard III1905rSee: Hindostan 1841
Fisgard IV1906rSee: Sultan 1870
Flamer1804.05.081858WWGun-brig178121815 h.s. 1841 Coastguard
Flamer1831.08.111850WPGunvessel49551061850.11.22 wrecked off West Africa
Flamer1855.03.311901WWMortar vessel11711856 = MV.10. 1866 = YC.5
Flamer1856.04.101874WSGunboat23241781867 hulk. Blown ashore in typhoon
Flamingo1876.12.131923CSGunvessel78031891 = hulk. 1923 sold to Plymouth Port Sanitary Authority. 1931 broken up
Flirt1856.06.071864WSGunboat2122
Flirt1867.12.201888CSGunvessel4646034179
Flora1844.09.111891WWFifth rate1634361851 h.s.
Fly1831.08.251903WWSloop485181855 c.h. 18?? = C.2. 18?? = C.70
Fly1856.04.051862WSGunboat2324
Fly1867.12.201887CSGunvessel4646034180
Flying Fish1844.04.031852WWBrig44512
Flying Fish1855.12.101866WSGunvessel8716181
Flying Fish1873.11.081888CSSloop9404Laid down as Daring. 1880 survey ship.
Foam1856.05.081867WSGunboat2324182
Foam1871.08.291887CSGunboat4304183
Forester1832.08.281843WWBrig-sloop2293
Forester1856.01.231871WSGunboat23241841868 = YC.7. Wrecked in typhoon
Forester1877.02.261904CSGunboat45541894 c.h.
Formidable1825.05.191906WWSecond rate22893594841869 t.s.
Forte1814.05.211844WWFifth rate115538
Forte1858.05.291905WSFrigate23643456511851880 r.s. 1894 c.h. 1905.11.23 burnt by accident at Sheerness
Forte1890rSee: Pembroke 1812
Forth1833.08.011883WWFifth rate12151792441856 mortar frigate 2 mortars. 1869 = Jupiter, c.h.
Fortitude1833rSee: Cumberland 1807
Forward1855.12.081869WSGunboat23241861869 sold Esquimalt for mercentile service
Forward1877.01.291904CSGunboat45541892 c.h.
Foudroyant1798.03.311897WWSecond rate2062801820 guardship. 1862 t.s. 1897.06.16 wrecked near Blackpool
Foudroyant1897rSee: Trincomalee 1817
Fox1829.08.171882WWFifth rate1080461856 screw transport. 1862 storeship.
Foxhound1856.08.161866WSGunvessel6814187
Foxhound1877.01.291975CSGunboat4552
Frederick William1860.03.241953WSFirst rate3241472586Laid down as Royal Frederick. 1876 = Worchester, t.s. 1948.08.30 foundered in the Thames. 1953 raised and broken up
Frolic1842.08.231864WWSloop51116
Frolic1872.02.291908CSGunvessel46261041881888 drillship. 1893 = WV.30, Coastguard. 1897 = WV.41
Furious1850.08.261884WP2nd class frigate1287141891867 c.h.
FurySee Dreadnaught 1875
Fury1834a1843WPvessel16601834.07.31 purchased in Bermuda
Fury1845.12.311864WP1st class sloop11246


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