HMS Lion (1847)  (16th)
2nd Rate 80-gun

This the sixteenth ship to carry the name HMS Lion was a second rate, 80-gun, ship-of-the-line.

Built at Pembroke Dock, launched 29-Jul-1847, 190ft long, 57ft wide, and of 2,580 tons builders measurement (bm).

Conversion to a screw ship completed 17-May-1859, with increased tonnage of 2,611 tons bm, and displacing 3,482 tons.

Used as a training ship from 1871.

Sold 11-Jul-1905.


Other HMS Lion
- 1st  HMS Lion
- 2nd HMS Lion
- 3rd HMS Lion
- 4th HMS Lion
- 5th HMS Lion
- 6th HMS Lion
- 7th HMS Lion
- 8th HMS Lion
- 9th HMS Lion
- 10th HMS Lion
- 11th HMS Lion
- 12th HMS Lion
- 13th HMS Lion
- 14th HMS Lion
- 15th HMS Lion
- 16th HMS Lion
- 17th HMS Lion
- 18th HMS Lion

- ? Class
- Specifications
- Ships
- Plans/Schematics
- Pictures
- Full Battle Honours

Outside Links
- Official Website
- Associated Sites
- Related Sites

This page last edited - 01 December, 2012.

Copyright Ian M King, except where otherwise indicated.