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HMS Lapwing (1856)

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NameLapwingExplanation
TypeGunvessel   
Launched26 January 1856
HullWooden
PropulsionScrew
Builders measure670 tons
Displacement 
Guns4
Fate1864
ClassVigilant
Ships bookADM 135/270
Note 
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
5 February 1856Commanded by Commander Thomas Saumarez, China (including 2nd Anglo-Chinese War)
19 November 1857Commanded by Commander Montagu Frederic O'Reilly, Mediterranean
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