HMS Dido (1869)  (3rd)
Wooden Screw Corvette 4-gun

This the third ship to carry the name HMS Dido was a 4-gun, wooden screw corvette.

Built at Portsmouth Dockyard, launched 23-Oct-1869, 212ft long, 36ft wide, of 1,277 tons builders measurement and displacing 1,755 tons. Armed with 2 x 7in and 2 x 6pdr guns.

Used as a hulk from 1886. Renamed HMS Actaeon Nov-1906.

Sold 17-Jul-1922.


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

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This page last edited - 16 July, 2012.

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