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HMS Africa (launched as Euryalus, 1803)

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NameAfrica (launched as Euryalus)Explanation
Type5th rate   
Launched6 June 1803
HullWooden
PropulsionSail
Builders measure946 tons
Displacement 
Guns36
Fate1860
Class 
Ships book
Note1826 prison ship.
1859 = Africa
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
1813
- June 1815
Commanded by Captain Charles Napier, Mediterranean, then (June 1814) North America
(January 1840)Convict ship at Chatham
1859Renamed Africa
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