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HMS Encounter (1846)  (3rd)
Wooden Screw Corvette

    
This the third ship to carry the name HMS Encounter was a wooden screw corvette.

Built at Pembroke Dock, launched 24-Sep-1846, 190ft long, 33ft wide and of 953 tons builders measurement.

Took part in the Royal Fleet Review 1853.

Broken up May-1866.

Won the Battle Honour: China 1856-60.

 

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

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This page last edited - 22 August, 2012.

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