HMS Jupiter (1869)  (3rd)
Coal Hulk

This the third ship to carry the name HMS Jupiter was a coal hulk.

Originally HMS Forth, a 5th rate, 44-gun ship.

Built at Pembroke Dock, launched 01-Aug-1833, 159ft long, 42ft wide and of 1,215 tons builders measurement (bm).

Conversion to a screw frigate completed 21-Jan-1856, with an increased tonnage of 1,228 tons bm.

Renamed HMS Jupiter Dec-1869 and used as a coal hulk.

Sold 04-Aug-1883.


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

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This page last edited - 06 April, 2013.

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