HMS Ruby

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Ruby, 1877
Type: Cruiser, 3rd Class ; Composite Corvette ; Armament 12
Displacement: 2162 tons
Propulsion: Screw
Machinery notes: 1830 hpi

14 Jun 1877 Commissioned at Sheerness.

1879 East Indies

Apr 1886-89 a commission on the South East Coast of America.

A drawing of the Ruby leaving Fernando Do Noronha.

February 1888 left Port Stanley fpr the Beagle Channel.

1889 returned to Sheerness from Monte Video.

22 May 1889 Commissioned at Sheerness (Officers and crew turned over from the Rover)

1890 Training Squadron