HMS Kangaroo (1852)  (5th)
Brig 12-gun

This the fifth ship to carry the name HMS Kangaroo was a 12-gun, brig.

Built at Chatham Dockyard, launched 31-Aug-1852, 105ft long, 33ft 6in wide and of 483 tons builders measurement. Armed with 4 x 32pdr guns and 8 x 32pdr carronades.

Renamed WV20 25-May-1863 and used for the coastguard service.

Sold 10-May-1897.


Other HMS Kangaroo
- 1st  HMS Kangaroo
- 2nd HMS Kangaroo
- 3rd HMS Kangaroo
- 4th HMS Kangaroo
- 5th HMS Kangaroo
- 6th HMS Kangaroo
- 7th HMS Kangaroo

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This page last edited - 27 April, 2013.

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