HMS Tartar (1854)  (5th)
Wooden Screw Corvette 19-gun

This the fifth ship to carry the name HMS Tartar was a 19-gun, wooden screw corvette.

Ordered by Russia and seized while on the stocks. Built by Pitcher of Northfleet, 195ft long, 39ft wide and of 1,296 tons builders measurement. Armed with 1 x 110pdr, 14 x 8in and 4 x 40pdr guns.

Took part in the Royal Fleet Review 1856.

Broken up Feb-1866 at Charlton.

Won the Battle Honour: Baltic 1855.


Other HMS Tartar
- 1st  HMS Tartar
- 2nd HMS Tartar
- 3rd HMS Tartar
- 4th HMS Tartar
- 5th HMS Tartar
- 6th HMS Tartar
- 7th HMS Tartar
- 8th HMS Tartar
- 9th HMS Tartar

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This page last edited - 21 August, 2012.

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