Columbia

21628
Nominal Guns8B181
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered5.1824B181
Keel Laid Down3.1827B181
Launched1.7.1829B181
How acquiredPurpose builtB181
ShipyardWoolwich Dockyard - Woolwich B181
CategoryUnratedB181
Ship TypePaddle Steamer B181
Sold29.10.1859B181

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB181
Length of Gundeck130' 6"Imperial Feet39.6291 
Length of Keel111' 3 ½"Imperial Feet33.8455 
Breadth24' 9"Imperial Feet7.3724 
Depth in Hold13' 7"Imperial Feet4.0217 
Displacement504Ton 
Burthen361Tons BM 

Armament


1829Broadside Weight = 72 Imperial Pound ( 32.652 kg)B181
Gun Deck4 British 18-Pounder
Gun Deck4 British 18-Pound Carronade

Service History


DateEventSource
29.10.1856Sold at Halifax, NSB181
1857fitting as a Coal Depot at UnknownB181


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
B181Sail and Steam Navy ListDavid Lyon and Rif WinfieldBook
 

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