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HMS Griper (1855)

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NameGriperExplanation
TypeGunboat   
Launched11 December 1855
HullWooden
PropulsionScrew
Builders measure232 tons
Displacement 
Guns4
Fate1869
ClassAlbacore
Ships bookADM 135/212
Note 
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
(4 March 1856)Commanded by Lieutenant commander Morgan Singer
(June 1861)Commanded by Lieutenant commander John Smith Keats, the Humber, tender to Cornwallis
7 June 1866
- 30 June 1867
Commanded by Lieutenant commander Charles Edward Foot, Queenstown, tender to Black Prince
1 July 1867
- 10 November 1867
Commanded by Lieutenant commander Charles Edward Foot, Queenstown, tender to Mersey
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