HMS Janus (1856)  (4th)
Wooden Screw Gunboat 2-gun

This the fourth ship to carry the name HMS Janus was a Clown class, 2 gun, wooden screw gunboat.

Built at Pembroke Dock, laid down 25-Jan-1856, launched 08-Mar-1856 and completed 31-May-1856.

Took part in the Royal Fleet Review 1856.

Renamed YC 6, Dec-1869 and used as a coal lighter.

Sold 1917 at Hong Kong.

Won the Battle Honour: China 1856-60.


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

- Clown Class (1856)
- Specifications
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- Plans/Schematics
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- Full Battle Honours

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This page last edited - 05 January, 2013.

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