HMS Amethyst (1871)  (4th)
Wooden Screw Corvette 14-gun

This the fourth ship to carry the name HMS Amethyst was a 14-gun, wooden screw corvette.

Built at Devonport Dockyard, launched 10-Apr-1871, 220ft long, 37ft wide and displacing 1,970 tons. Armed with 14 x 64pdr guns.

Sold Nov-1887.

Won the Battle Honour: Ashantee 1873-74.


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

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This page last edited - 01 August, 2012.

Copyright Ian M King, except where otherwise indicated.