HMS Decoy (1871)  (3rd)
Composite Screw Gunboat 4-gun

This the third ship to carry the name HMS Decoy was a 4-gun, composite screw gunboat.

Built at Pembroke Dockyard, launched 12-Oct-1871, 125ft long, 22ft 6in wide and of 295 tons builders measurement, displacing 430 tons. Armed with 2 x 64pdr Muzzel Loading and 2 x 20pdr guns.

Sold Oct-1885.

Won the Battle Honours: Ashantee 1873-74 and Alexandria 1882.


Other HMS Decoy
- 1st  HMS Decoy
- 2nd HMS Decoy
- 3rd HMS Decoy
- 4th HMS Decoy
- 5th HMS Decoy
- 6th HMS Decoy

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This page last edited - 25 August, 2012.

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