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Vernon (1832)

ZAZ1834
Ship Plans

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Collection Ship Plans, Admiralty Collection
Gallery locationNot on display
VesselsActaeon (1832)

Object details:

Object ID ZAZ1834
Description Scale: 1:48. Plan showing the hold with platforms and sections, illustrating the stowage of ballast, barrels and tanks fitted on Vernon (1832), a 50-gun Fourth Rate, large Frigate. Signed by James Atkins [Master Shipwright, Sheerness Dockyard, 1839-1848]. NMM, Progress Book, volume 6, folio 229, states that 'Vernon' was docked at Sheerness Dockyard on 29 October 1840, undocked on 10 November, and sailed on 14 March 1841 having been fitted for sea. Most of the money was spent on the rigging and stores.
Date made 12 March 1841

Place made Sheerness Dockyard
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials paper; black ink; red ink; green colourwash; blue colourwash; brown colourwash
Measurements Sheet: 552 mm x 1451 mm
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  • Vernon (1832) (ZAZ1834)
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