HMS Calliope

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Calliope, 1808
Type: brig-sloop ; Armament 10
Launched : 1808 ; Disposal date or year : 1829
Notes:

25 Oct 1810 in latitude 54 47' north, and longitude 2 45' east, chased and captured the French privateer-schooner Comtesse d'Hambourg.

Deal 19 Apr 1811 arrived from a cruise.

Yarmouth 30 Aug 1811 arrived from the northward.

Yarmouth 8 Sep 1811 departed on a cruise.

Deal 15 Jan 1812 departed for the Nore.

Deal 21 May 1812 departed for off Flushing.

Deal 13 Jan 1813 arrived from the Scheldt.

Deal 23 May 1814 Remains.

Deal 29 May 1814 departed for Boulogne.

Halifax 16 Sep 1814 arrived with a convoy from Cork.

6 Oct 1814, arrived Halifax, 3 days from Canso.

11 Oct 1814, Tonnant departed Halifax, flag of V.-Adm. Sir A. Cochrane, with the Calliope, Newcastle, and Morgiana.

Jamaica 12 Nov 1814 Remains.

14 Dec 1814 distribution of head-money arising from the capture of American gun-boats and sundry bales of cotton, [per London Gazette of 26 Jun 1821].

16 May 1815, the Bacchante arrived Halifax with the escorts Ceylon, Regulus, Melpomene, and Calliope, with several transports with part of the 7th Regt. on board, en route for England.

9 Feb 1822 is, with the Camelion, attached to HM Yacht Apollo, as a tender.

16 Jan 1826 departed Spithead on a cruise.

31 Jul 1826 arrived Spithead from a cruise.