HMS Scout (1856)  (9th)
Wooden Screw Corvette 21-gun

This the eighth ship to carry the name HMS Scout was a 21-gun, wooden screw corvette.

Built at Woolwich Dockyard, launched 30-Dec-1856, 200ft long, 40ft 6in wide, of 1,462 tons builders measurement, and displacing 2,187 tons. Armed with 20 x 8in and 1 x 68pdr guns.

Broken up at Chatham 1877.

Won the Battle Honour: China 1860.


Other HMS Scout
- 1st  HMS Scout
- 2nd HMS Scout
- 3rd HMS Scout
- 4th HMS Scout
- 5th HMS Scout
- 6th HMS Scout
- 7th HMS Scout
- 8th HMS Scout
- 9th HMS Scout
- 10th HMS Scout
- 11th HMS Scout
- 12th HMS Scout

- ? Class
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- Plans/Schematics
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- Full Battle Honours

Outside Links
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This page last edited - 10 December, 2012.

Copyright Ian M King, except where otherwise indicated.