HMS Grampian (launched as Gibraltar, 1860)
HMS Grampian (launched as Gibraltar, 1860)


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NameGrampian (launched as Gibraltar, 1860)Explanation
TypeSecond rate TypeTwo-decker
Launched16 August 1860   
HullWooden Length252 feet
PropulsionScrew Men930
Builders measure3716 tons   
Displacement5724 tons   
Guns101   
Fate1899 Last in commission1867
Class  Class (as screw)Duncan
Ships bookADM 135/206   
Career
DateEvent
16 August 1860Launched at Devonport Dockyard
8 September 1863
- December 1864
Commanded (from commissioning at Plymouth) by Captain James Charles Prevost, Mediterranean
26 November 1864
- 12 January 1867
Commanded (until paying off at Plymouth) by Captain Robert Coote, Mediterranean
1872Lent as training ship for boys in Belfast (Belfast Training Ship Committee)
1889Renamed Grampian
1899Sold to Castle for breaking up at Charlton


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