HMS Earnest (1856)  (2nd)
Wooden Screw Gunboat 4-gun

This the second ship to carry the name HMS Earnest was an Albacore class, 4 gun, wooden screw gunboat.

Built by Patterson of Bristol, laid down 15-Oct-1855, launched 29-Mar-1856 and completed later that year.

On completion went into reserve.

Took part in the Royal Fleet Review 1856.

Sold 17-Jan-1885 for breaking up.


Other HMS Earnest
- 1st  HMS Earnest 
- 2nd HMS Earnest
- 3rd HMS  Earnest

- Albacore Class (1856)
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This page last edited - 30 December, 2012.

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