HMS Nimble (1860)
HMS Nimble (1860)


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NameNimble (1860)Explanation
TypeGunvessel   
Launched15 September 1860
HullWooden
PropulsionScrew
Builders measure428 tons
Displacement570 tons
Guns5
Fate1906
ClassPhilomel
Ships bookADM 135/327
Note1879 h.s.
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
12 February 1861Commanded by Lieutenant Commander John D'Arcy, North America and West Indies, tender to Nile
23 October 1873
- 29 January 1875
Commanded by Commander Henry Compton Best, East Indies (recommissioned at Bombay on 3 March 1874)


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