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HMS Diamond (1848)

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NameDiamondExplanation
Type6th rate   
Launched29 August 1848
HullWooden
PropulsionSail
Builders measure1051 tons
Displacement 
Guns28
Fate1885
Class 
Ships book
Note1866 lent as t.s.
1868 = Joseph Straker
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
19 October 1853
- 6 January 1855
Commanded by Captain William Peel, Mediterranean (and Black Sea during the Russian War)
15 January 1855
- 18 February 1857
Commanded (until paying off at Chatham) by Captain Cospatrick Baillie Hamilton, Mediterranean during the Russian War
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