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HMS Hecla (1878)

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NameHeclaExplanation
TypeTorpedo depot ship   
Launched7 March 1878
HullIron
PropulsionScrew
Builders measure 
Displacement6400 tons
Guns6
Fate1926
Class 
Ships book
NoteLaid down as mercantile British Crown
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
3 September 1878Commanded by Captain Morgan Singer, Portsmouth
(1881)
- July 1884
Commanded by Captain Arthur Knyvet Wilson, Mediterranean, including Sudan campaign
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