HMS Courier

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Courier, 1830
Type: Packet ;
Purchased : 25 Oct 1831 ; Disposal date or year : 1854
BM: 68 tons ;
Propulsion: Paddle
Notes:

25 Oct 1831 the former merchant vessel Courier, purchased into the service, subsequently renamed Monkey : cost 818 0s. 0d. This info appeared on page 101 of a report dated 5 Mar 1847, detailing the vessels purchased by the Admiralty since 1830 - Accounts and Papers for the House of Commons Vol. 37.

1830 at Falmouth, fitted as a packet.