HMS Surprise (1856)  (10th)
Wooden Screw Gunvessel 4-gun

This the tenth ship to carry the name HMS Surprise/Surprize was a 4-gun, wooden screw gunvessel.

Built by Wigram of Blackwall, launched 16-Mar-1856, 181ft long, 28ft 6in wide and of 680 tons builders measurement. Armed with 1 x 110pdr, 1 x 68pdr and 2 x 2pdr guns.

Took part in the Royal Fleet Review 1856.

Broken up Nov-1866.

Won the Battle Honour: China 1856-60.


Other HMS Surprise
- 1st  HMS Surprize
- 2nd HMS Surprize
- 3rd HMS Surprize
- 4th HMS Surprize
- 5th HMS Surprize
- 6th HMS Surprise
- 7th HMS Surprise
- 8th HMS Surprise
- 9th HMS Surprise
- 10th HMS Surprise
- 11th HMS Surprise
- 12th HMS Surprise
- 13th HMS Surprise

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This page last edited - 07 February, 2013.

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