HMS Philomel (1842)  (3rd)
Brig 8-gun

This the third ship to carry the name HMS Philomel was an 8-gun, brig.

Built at Devonport Dockyard, launched 28-Mar-1842, 95ft long, 30ft wide and of 360 tons builders measurement. Armed with 8 x 18pdrs.

Used as a coastguard watchvessel from 1857. Renamed WV.23 25-May-1863.

Foundered 1869 in the River Swale.

Sold Feb-1870 for salvage and broken up.


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

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This page last edited - 06 September, 2012.

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