HMS Ariadne (1859)  (5th)
Wooden Screw Frigate 26-gun

This the fifth ship to carry the name HMS Ariadne was a 26-gun, wooden screw frigate.

Built at Deptford Dockyard. launched 04-Jun-1859, 280ft long, 51ft wide and of 3,214 tons builders measurement, displacing 4.583 tons. Armed with 24 x 10in and 2 x 68pdr guns.

Used for harbour service from 1884.

Renamed HMS Actaeon 06-Jun-1905.

Sold 11-Dec-1922.


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

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This page last edited - 29 June, 2012.

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