HMS Reindeer

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Reindeer, 1829
Type: Packet brig ; Armament 8
Launched : 29 Sep 1829 ; Disposal date or year : 1847
BM: 230 tons
Notes:

1 Jan 1830 commissioned at Plymouth for the packet service.

9 Feb 1830 in Hamoaze.

16 Jul 1830 arrived Falmouth from Jamaica (15th ult.).

23 Oct 1830 arrived Vera Cruz from Falmouth, and departed on the 28th for Tampico.

5 May 1831 arrived Falmouth from Halifax, departed 20 Apr, under jury foremast and bowsprit, Lieut. Dicken, in command.

26 Oct 1831 put back to Falmouth due to the adverse weather.

23 Dec 1831 arrived Buenos Ayres from Falmouth.

7 Jun 1832 arrived Barbadoes from Falmouth.

8 Jun 1832 departed Barbadoes for St. Vincent.

1 Mar 1833 departed Bahia for Rio.

5 Jun 1834 In Hamoaze.

4 Nov 1834 arrived Port Royal, Jamaica, in 44 days from Falmouth, and departed on the 6th for Mexico.

15 Apr 1840 Falmouth arrived from Vera Cruz (11 Feb), Tampico (6 Mar) and Havannah.

18 Aug 1840 paid off at Chatham.

18 May 1841 Chatham, departed for Gibraltar, to be stationed there as guard ship.

22 May 1841 Portsmouth, arrived from Chatham with supernumeraries for the ships at Spithead and men from the Volage for the Excellent ; and for the Cornwallis, at Plymouth. Her destination is to lie as a guard-ship at Gibraltar.

26 May 1841 departed for Gibraltar.

16 Jun 1841 had arrived at Gibraltar.

1841 Harbour Service at Gibraltar.

20 Dec 1848 Guard Ship Gibraltar ?