HMS Rocket (1868)  (5th)
Composite Screw Gunvessel 4-gun

This the fifth ship to carry the name HMS Rocket was a 4-gun, composite screw gunvessel.

Built by London Engineering Co, of Poplar, launched Apr-1868, 155ft long, 25ft wide and of 464 tons builders measurement, displacing 584 tons. Armed with 1 x 7in, 1 x 64pdr and 2 x 20pdr guns.

Sold Dec-1888.


Other HMS Rocket
- 1st  HMS Rocket
- 2nd HMS Rocket
- 3rd HMS Rocket
- 4th HMS Rocket
- 5th HMS Rocket
- 6th HMS Rocket
- 7th HMS Rocket
- 8th HMS Rocket

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This page last edited - 23 July, 2012.

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