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HMS Drake (1854)  (13th)
Mortar Vessel

    
This the thirteenth ship to carry the name HMS Drake was a mortar vessel.

Built at Portsmouth, launched 25-Mar-1834 as a dockyard lighter. 60ft long, 21ft wide and of 109 tons builders measurement.

Converted to a mortar vessel at Portsmouth Oct 1854.

Renamed MV.1 on 19-Oct-1855.

Renamed HMS Sheppey 07-Jul-1856 and used as a dockyard lighter again.

Broken up 1867.

Won the Battle Honour: Baltic 1855.

 

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- 16th HMS Drake
- 17th HMS Drake
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This page last edited - 26 August, 2012.

Copyright Ian M King, except where otherwise indicated.