HMS Violet (1856)  (6th)
Wooden Screw Gunboat 4-gun

This the sixth ship to carry the name HMS Violet was an Albacore class, 4 gun, wooden screw gunboat.

Built by Ditchburn & Mare of Blackwall, laid down 01-Jun-1856, launched 09-Jan-1856 and completed 18-Mar-1856.

Took part in the Royal Fleet Review 1856.

Sold 07-Oct-1864 for breaking up.


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

- Albacore Class (1856)
- Specifications
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- Plans/Schematics
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- Full Battle Honours

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This page last edited - 27 December, 2012.

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