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STATIONS OF THE ROYAL NAVY IN COMMISSION. (Corrected to 27th July.) With the Dates of Commission of the Officers in Command.
\eorn, 12, Com. A. W. A. Hood, 1851, East
Indies. \clBOn, 26, Com. W. T. Bate, 1843, East
Indies. Adventure, sc, troop ship, Com. E. Lacy, 1856,
East Indies. Agamemnon, sc, Must-dm. C. T. A. Noddall,
1840, particular service. Ajax, CO, screw, Captain It. S. Robiuson, ISiO,
Dsvonport Alarm, 26, Capt D. Curry, 18-16, Pacific Alban, 4, st -ves., Lieut-Com. the Hon. W. U.
Lse Blaquiere, 18-14, particular service. Alecto, 5, steam-vessel, Com. J. Hunt, 1854,
Const of Africa. Algerine, Hc gunboat, Lieut-Com. O.T. Forbes,
184tf, East Indies. Amethyst, 2o', Capt S. Greufell, 1850, East
Indies. Amph trite, 24, Capt E. Tatham, 1854, Coast
Guard. Antelope, 3, st.-vessel, Lieut-Com. J. W.Pike,
1848, Coast of Africa, Araohne, Is, Com. V. o. Iugletield, 1818, North
America and West Indies. Ariel, 9, sc, Com. F. A. Maxae, 1835, Mediter
, raneau. Arrow, 4, screw, gun-ves., Com. S. II. Henderson, 1855, Mediterranean. Assistance, sc, troop ship, Com. W. A. J.
Heath, 1856, East Indies. Assurance, 4, sc, Com. C. M. Aynsley, 1856,
Portsmouth. Atalauta. 16, Com. T. M. S. Pasley, 1855, North
America and West Indies. Atholl. 4, store ship, Lieut-Com. G. S. Boys,
1845, particular service. Banterer. sc gunht, Lieut-Com. B. C. T. Pim,
1850, East Indies. Barracoutn, ti, steam sloop, Com. T. D. A. For
iesque, 1854, East Indies. Basilisk, 6, st-vessel, Com. G. A. Phayre, 1854,
North America and West Indies. Belleisle, hosp. ship, Com J. R. Rodd, 1851,
East Indies. Bittern, Tender to Calcutta, East Indies. Black Eagle, st-yacht, Mast-Corn. J. E. Petley,
1844, Woolwich. Blenheim, 60, screw, Capt Hon. F. T. Pelham,
C.B., 1840. Portsmouth. Bloodhouud, 3, Lieut-Com. C. R. Robson, 1851,
Coast of Africa. Boscawen, 70, Capt R> A. Powell, C.B., 1855,
C.of G. Hope. Brilliant 20, Capt J. A. Paynter, 1854, North
America and West Indies. Brune, st-ves., Lieut.-Com. J. Swinburne, 1854,
Coast of Africa. Brunswick. 90, sc, Cantain II. Broadhead, 1846,
N. America and W. Indies. Bustard 2. sc gunbt, Lt.-Com. T. B. Colliuson,
1850, East Indies. Calcutta, 84, Rear-Adm.SirM.Sevmoiir.KC.B.,
Capt. W. K. Hall, C.B.. 1853, East Indies. Cambridge, 78, Capt A. W. Jeruiugham, 1851,
Devonport. Camilla. 16, Com. G. T. Colville, 1855, East
Indies. Caradoc, 2, st-ves-, Lieut-Com. H. A. Covering, 1847, Mediterranean. Castor, 36, Rear-Admiral the Hon. Sir F. W.
Grey, K.C.B.; Capt H. Lyster, 1845, Cape
of Good Hope.
Centaur, 6, st.-ves., Capt. W. J. C. Clifford, C.B.,
1847, Mediterranean. Centurion, 80, sc, Capt. E. G. Fanshuwe, 1845,
Mediterranean. Chesapeake, 51, screw, Capt R. B. Watson, C.B.,
1842, Chatham. Childers, 12, Com. V. G. Hicklty, 1850, Coast
of Africa. Clown, sc gunbt, Lieut-Com. W. F. Lee, 1855, East Indies. Columbia, 6, steam sur.-v., Com. P. F.Shortland,
1818, North America and West Indies. Comus, 14, Commander R. Jenkins, 1853, East
Iudifs. Conqueror, 101, screw, Capt H. R. Yelverton.
C.B., 1843, Mediterranean. Conway, 14, Capt J. McN. Boyd, 1846, Coast
Guaid. Coquette, 4, sc, Com. H. C. Glyn, 1855, MediUr
ranean. Cordelia, 11, sc, Com. C. E. H. Vernon, 1S55.
East Indies. Cormorant, 4, sc, Com. T. Saumarer, 1854,
East Indies. Cornwallis, 60, Captain G.G.Randolph, C.B.,
1854, Coast Guard Service. Crocodile, 8, rec-thip, Com. W. Greet, 18*4, off
the Tower. Cruiser, 17, sc., Com. C. Fellowes, 1855, East
Indies. Cuckoo, 3, st-ves., Lleut-Com. A. G. E. Murray,
1841, Sheerness. Cumberland, 70, Rear-Admiral P. W. P. Wallia,
Captain J. B. Dickson, 1854, S. E. Coast of
America. Curacoa, 30, screw, Captain A. Forbes, 1S46,
Mediterranean. Curlew, 8, scrow, Com. W. Horton, 1855, Mediterranean. Cyclops, 6, st-ves., Lieut-Com. J. Dayman, 184J,
particular service. Dasher, 2, st.-vessel, Com. E. G. Hore, 1854,
Channel Islands. Dee, 4, troop ship, Mast.-Com. T. C. Pullen,
1844, particular service. Desperate, 8, screw, Com. G. M. Jackson, 1855,
Mediterranean. Devastation, 6, st-ves., Com. E. Marshall, 1852,
Portsmouth. Dove, Bo. gunbt, Lieut C. J. Bullock, 1855,
East Indies. Drake, so. gunbt., Lieut.-Com. W. Arthur, 1854,
East Indies. Eagle, 50, Capt H. A. Story, 1855, Coast Guard
service. Edinburgh, 58, screw, Capt E. T. Haletead,
1842, Sheerness. Elk, 12, Com. J. F. C. Hamilton, 1854, East
Indies. Emperor, steam yacht, Lieut.-Com. J. Ward (bi,
1650, Portsmouth. Encounter, 14, sc, Capt G. W. D. O'Callaghan,
18-16, East Indies. Esk, 20, sc, Capt Sir R. J. Le M. M'Clure.
11850, East Indies. Excellent. 4ft, gunnery ship, Capt. R. S. Hewlett.
C.R., 1850, Portsmouth. Fairy, sc- yacht, tender to Victoria and Albert
yacht, Portsmouth. Falcon, 17,sc, C.-ra. H. Campion, 1855, North
America and West Indies. Firefly, 4, st-v., Com. G. F. Day, 1855, Coast of
Firm, sc gunbt. Lieut-Com. B. G. W. Nicolas,
1849, East Indies.
Fisguard, 42, Ootuuiodore J. Shepherd, 1810,
Woolwich. Forester, 9, so. gunbt, Lieut-Com. A. J. Lines,
1853. East Indies. Formidable, 84, Vice-Adm. E. Harvey; Capt
J. J. Tucker, 1838, Slioeruess. Frolic, 16, Com. L. W. Peyton (acting), Chathnm. Furious, 16, st-ves., Capt S. Osboru, C.B., 1H55,
East Indies. Fury, 6, st-ves.. Com. C. T. Leckie, ISM, E I. Ganges, 84, Reur-Adm. It M. Bayues, O.B.,
Capt .J. Fulford, 1818, Sheerness. Geyser, 6, st-v., Com. E. U. Power, 1850, Capo of
Good Hope. Gorgon, 6, st. vessel, Com. G. W. Towsey, 1855,
Woolwich. Harpv, 1. st.-vessel, Lt-Com. G. A. Urine, 1815,
Mediterranean. IIairier, 16, screw. Coin. S. H. Derriuian, 1851,
South America. Hastings, 60, screw, Captain W. R. Mends, C.B.,
l*rol. Coast Guard. Haughty, 2, 8c guubt., Lieut-Com. R. V. Hamilton, 1851, East Indies. Havaunah, 19, Capt. T. Harvey, 1818, Pacific Hawke, 60, sc , Capt J. Willoox, C.U., 1850,
Coast Guard service. Hecate, 6, st-vessel, Com. G. F. Burgess, 1854,
Coast of Africa. Hecla, 6, st-v.. Com. E. D'O. D'A. Aplin, 185:1,
Coast of Africa. Herald. 8, surv.-vessel, Capt. II. M. Denham,
1846, South Seas. Hermes, 6, st.-v , Com, W. E. A. Gordon, 1854,
Coast of Africa. Hespor.sc st-ship, Mast.-Com. J. G. Hill, 1815,
East Indies. Hiberniu, rec-ship, Rear-Admiral the Hon. Sir M. Si"pford, K.C.B., Captain F. Warden, C.B., 1815. Mala. Highflyer, 21. sc. Capt. C. F. A. Shad well, C.B.,
1853, East Indies. Himalaya, sc store-ship, Com. W. II. Harwell,
1850, East Indies. Hogue. 6O, Kaar-Adm. Sir II. I). Chads, K.C.B.,
Captain H. Chads. 1848, Queensiown. Hornet, 17, sc. Com. C. C. Forsyth. 1840, E. I. Illustrious, 72, Captain R. Harris, lo49, Portsm. I ro.au m. 72, Commo. H. Kellett, C.B.; Com. G.
Morrish. 1851, rec-ship,Jamaica. Implacable, 72, Capt A. Lowe, 1845, Devon port. Impregnable, 104, Vice-Adm. Sir B. Reynolds,
K.C.B, Capt. W. H. Stewart, C.B., 1854,
Devonport. Indefatigable, 50. Rear-Admiral W. I. H. Johnstone, Capt. T. Hope, 1852, South Amerioa, Indus. 78, Rear-Admiral Sir H. Stewart, K.C.B.,
Capt. J. C. D. Hay, 1850, North America and West Indies. Industry, st-ves , 2, st-ship, Master-Com. G. J. Hodges, 1841, particular service. Inflexible, 6, steam-vessel, Com. I. Corbett, 1841, East Indies. Iris. 26, Capt. W. Loring, C.B., 1848, Australia. Jacks), st-ves, Lieut.-Com. C. T. W. G. Cerjat,
1846, particular service. Janus, Ec gunbt, Lieut.-Com. W. H. Jones,
1852. East Indies. Juno. 26, Capt S. G. Freraantle, 1843, Australia. Kestrel. B\ gunbt, Lieut-Com, W. H. Rason,
1855, East Indies. Lee, sc. gunbt, Lieut-Com. W. Graham, 1849,
East Indies. Leopard. 18. st -ves., Capt J. F. B. Waiuwright,
Leven, 3, se. gunbt., Lieut.-Com. J. S. Hudson,
1854. East Indies.
Lnoust, 3, at-ves , Lieut.-Com. J. B. Field, 1846, particular service.
Madagascar, receiving ship, Com. E. M. Lei
- cesier, 1856, Rio Janeiro. Mteander, 44, Capt the Hon. G. F. Hasting*,
CM.. 1K45, Coast Gunrd serv,.-e, Mogicienn'\ 16. St.-vessel, Capt. N. Vansittart,
CB., 1854. Pacific Medina, st-ves., 4, Capt T. A. B. Spratt, C.B..
Medusa, 4, steam-vessel, Com. W. Bowden, 1854,
Coast of Africa, Megasra, 0, sc, Com. G.T. M. Purvis lb), 1852,
particular service. Melampus, 42. Capt. L. G. Heath, C.B., 1854,
Coast Guard service. Melville, hos. ship., Com. H. Trollope, 1852.
East Indies. Merlin, 4, st-v.. Com. C. W. Buckley, 1856,
Coast of Africa. Mind- u. store-ship, Mast-Com. H. T. Ellis, 184a,
Hong Kong. Ifohnwk 4, screw, Com. P. C. C. McDougall,
Monarch, 84, Rear- Ulm, H. W. Brace, Capt G. E. Paiey. 1*51, Pacific
Monkey, steam-titv, Sec Mas. G. Syndercombe, (acting), Woolwich.
Myrmidon, 4, st-vea., Lieut.-Com. C. A. P. V. Robinson, 1849, Coast of Africa.
Naiad, 42, Ptore-ship, Mast.-Com. W. W. Dillon, 1813, Callao.
Nankin, 50, Capt. the Hon. K. Stewart, 1842, East Indies.
Nautilus.fi, Lieut.-Com. W. B. Grant, 1852, apprentice ship, Devonport
Nereus, 42, st -re-depot, Mast.-Com. J. C. Barlow, 1835. Valparaiso.
Niger, 14, sc, Capt. the Hon. A. A. Cochrane.
1854, East Indies.
Nimrod, 6, so., Commander R. Dew, 1854, East
Indies. Opossum, 2, sc, gunboat, Lieut.-Com. C. A.
Campbell, 1852, East Indies. Orion. 91. screw, Capt, J. E. Erskine, 1838,
West I idies and North America. Osprey, 4, screw, Com. H. J. Bloiufteld, 1855,
M ed i terrene nn. Otter, 3, st-v., Lieut-Com. C H. Simpson, 184S,
particular service. Pearl, 20, sc, Capt. E. S. Sntheby, 1852, E. I. Pelorus, 21. sc, Capt. F. 13. P. Seymour, 1854,
Devonport. Pembroke. 60. Capt J. Fraser, C.B., 1811,Coast
Guard service. Penelope, 16, st. vessel. Capt Sir W. S.Wiseman, Bart, 1854, Coast of Africa. Perseverance. 2. tro'p-shin, Com. J. W. D. M'Donald, 1855, particular service. Pigmy, 3, st, Lieut-Com. par. service.
Pique, 40, Capt Sir F. W. E. Nicolson, Bart., 1846, East Indies. Plover, 2, sc gunht, Lieut-Com. K. Stewart, 1855, East Indies.
Plumper, 9, screw, Capt G. H. Richards, 1854,
Pacific Pluto. 4, st-v., Lieut-Com. W. Swinburn, 1848,
Coast of Africa. Porcupine, 3 st.-ves., Capt H. C. Otter, 1854,
surveying. Princess Charlotte, 104, Capt. G. St Vincent
King, C.B., 1841, East Indies. Princess Royal, 91, sc, Capt G. Giffard, C.B.,
1855, particular service. Prometheus, 5, st.-vessel, Com. C W. Hope,
1854, Coast of Africa. Pylades, 21, screw, Capt M. De Courcy, 1852,
Devonport Racehorse, 14, Com. A. WUmshnrst. 1854, E. I.. Raleigh. 50, Captain the Hon. H. Keppel, C.B.,
1837, East Indies. Recruit, 6, st-v., Com. H. F. M'Killopp, 185ft
Retribution, 29, st-vessel, Captain C. Barker,
1850, S-iuth America. RhadamanthuK 4, st-ves., Master-Com. W. I-.
Browne, 1831, particular service. Rifleman, 8, screw, Lieut-Com. II. Christian,
1849, S. E. Coast of America. Roebuck, 6, Bc, Com. K. Marten, 1854, Portsm. Rolla 6, Lieut-Com. C. G. Nelson, 1854, Portsmouth. Royal Albert, 121, sc., Vice-Admiral Edmund
I.ord Lyons, G.C.B., K.C.H.; Capt. tiis
Hon. F. Egerton, 1855, Mediterranean. Royal William, 120, Hr.-Ad. Sir J. H.Plumridge, K.C.B.; Capt. W.J. Williams, 1841, Devou
port St Vincent, 102, Rear-Admiral W. F. Martin;
Capt jJ. A. Eliott, 1838, Portsmouth. Sampson. 6, st-v., Capt G. S. Haud, 1852, E. I. Sonspareil, 71, sc, Capt A. C. Key, C.B., 1850,
East Indies. Sappho, 12, Capt F. Moresby, 1854, Coast of
of Africa. Shannon, 51, sc, Captain W. Peel, C.B., 1849,
East Indies. Simoom, 8, sc., Com. J. M. Cooke, 1852, particular servire. Siren, l(i. Com. J. H. Selwyn 1851, S. America. Slauey, 2, Ec gunbt, Lt-Com, A. H. Hoskins,
1649, East Indies. Snake, 6, screw, Com. J. E. Commerell, 1855,
Sheerness. Southampton, 50, Commo. C. Eden, C.B.; Capt
E. P. Charlewood, 1855, Coast Guard service. Sparrowhawk, 4, sc., Com. J. C. Byng, 1856,
Portsmouth. Spartan. 26, Capt Sir W. Hoste, Bart, 1848,
Fast Indies. Spy, 3, Lt-Com. A. Luckraft, 1846, South America. Starling, sc. gunbt, Lieut-Com. A. J. Villiers,
1855, East Indies. Staunch, 2. Bc gunbt, Lt-Com. L. Wildman,
1654, Eastludies. Supply, 2, et-sh., Mast-Com. W. H. Bailee ton,
1645, Mediterranean. Surprise, 4, sc., Com. S. G. Crcswell, 1854, East
Swallow, 8, screw, Com. C. L. Waddilove, 1655, Mediterranean.
Sybil If, 40, Commo. the Hon. C. G. J. B. Elliot, 1641, East Indies. Tartar, 20, sc, Capt H. Dunlop, 1850, W. Indies and N. America.
Tartttms, 4, st, Com. A. L. Mansell, 1855, Mediterranean.
Teazer, 3, sc, Lieut-Com. W. H- Whyte, IHO, Coast of Africa.
Termagant 24, st.-v.. West Indies.
Terror, 16, Capt F Hutton, 1844, Portsmouth. Tortoise, 12, ^tore-ship, Capt ti. A. Seymour,
Transit, sc., store-ship, Com. E. Chambers, 1854,
East Indies. Tribune, 30, screw, Captain H. E. Edgell, C.B.,
1646, East Indies. Trident, fI, st.-v., Com. F. A. Close, 1854, Coast
of Africa. Trincomalee, 24, CaptW. Houston. 1847. Pacific Vesuvius, 6. steam-vessel, Commodore C. Wise,
Coast of Africa. Victoria and Albert, 2, steam-yacht. Captain the
Hon. J. Penman, 1841, Portsmouth. Victory. 101, Vice-Admiral Sir G. F. Seymour,
K.C.B., G.C.H.; CaptG. II. Seymour, C.B.,
1844, Portsmouth. Vigilant 4, Bc, Com. W. Armytage, 1655, Mediterranean. Virago, 6, st.-ves, II. V. Haggard, 1855, South
East Coast of America. Vixen, 6, st-ves., Com. G. b\ Mecham, 1854,
particular service. Volcano, 3, Mt-ves, Master-Com. J. M. Hockly,
1655, East Indies.
Vulcan, 6, sc troopship, Com. J. Seccombe,
1855, Portsmouth. Vulture, 6, st.-v., Captain F. A. Campbell, 1854,
Mediterranean. Wanderer, 4, screw, Com. J. P. Luce, 1854,
Mediterranean. Wasp, 13, sc, Com. F. H. Stirling. 1854. South
America. Watchful, 2, sc gunbt, Lt-Com. J. A Whitoned,
1854, East ludies.
Waterloo, 120, Captain Lord F. H. Kerr, 1852, Sheerness.
Welleslev, 72, Captain Superintendent G. Goldsmith, C.B., 1842, Chatham.
Weser, st. gunbt, Com. C. A. Wise, 1855, Mediterranean.
Woodcock, 2, sc gunbt, Lt-Com. E. J. Pollard,
1855, East Indies.
PROMOTIONS AND APPOINTMENTS.
ADMIRALTY, June 22.
ADMIRALTY, June 23.
The following promotions, dated the 18th inst, consequent on the death, on the 17th inst., of Admiral of the Blue Thomas Brown, have this day taken place:—
Vice-Admiral Sir William Beauchamp Proctor, Bart., Vice-Admiral Edward Ratsey, Vice-Admiral Charles Philip Butler Bateman, Vice-Admiral Arthur Lysaght, on the Reserved Half-pay List, to be Admirals on the same List.
Vice-Admiral of the Red the Honourable Sir Anthony Maitland, K.C.B., K.C.M.G., to be Admiral of the Blue.
Vice-Admiral of the White the Hon. Sir Fleetwood Broughton Reynolds Pellew, C.B., K.C.H., to be ViceAdmiral of the Red.
Vice-Admiral of the Blue Alexander Renton Sharpe, C.B., to be Vice-Admiral of the White.
Rear-Admiral of the Red Edward Collier, C.B., to be Vice-Admiral of the Blue.
Rear-Admiral of the White SirHenry Ducie Chads, K.C.B., to be Rear Admiral of the Red.
Rear-Admiral of the Blue Sir Thos. Hastings, C.B., to be Rear-Admiral of the White.
Captain John Balfour Maxwell and Captain John Rivett Carnac to be Rear-Admirals on the Reserved Halfpay List.
Captain Sir Thomas Maitland, C.B., to be Rear-Admiral of the Blue.
Captain Richard Owen, on the Retired List, has also been promoted to be a Retired Rear-Admiral on the terms proposed in the London Gazette of the lstof September, 1840, without increase of pay.
ADMIRALTY, JnNE 34. Corps of Royal Marines—Gentleman Cadet Willinm Davis Welch to be Second Lieutenant; Gentleman Cadet
TJ. S. Mao., No. 345, Aug., 1857.
William Stewart to be Second Lieutenant; Gentleman Cadet George Bentham Morris to be Second Lieutenant; Gentleman Cadet Robert Patrick to be Second Lieutenant; Gentleman Cadet Jacob Mortimer Wier Silver to be Second Lieutenant.
ADMIRALTY, July 1. Corps of Royal Marines.—The following promotions have taken place, under Her Majesty's Order in Council of the 13th of September, 1854, in consequence of the death of General George Beatty, on the fixed establishment of General Officers of the Royal Marines, viz.:—Lieut.-General Charles Menzies, K.H., to be General; MajorGeneral Thomas Wearing to be Lieutenant-General; Colonel Commander and Deputy Adjutant-General Samuel Robert Wesley to be Major-General.
ADMIRALTY, July 16.
The following promotions, dated the 9th inst, consequent on the death, on the 8th inst., of Admiral of the White Sir Robert Howe Bromley, Bart., have taken place:—
Admiral of the Blue John Sykes to be Admiral of the White.
Vice-Admiral the Right Hon. Granville Leveson, Earl of Carysfnrt, on the Reserved Half-pay List, to be Admiral on the same list.
Vice-Admiral the Right Hon. George Earl Cadogan, C.B., to be Admiral of the Blue.
Vice-Admiral Sir Charles Napier, K.C.B., to be Vice-Admiral of the Red.
Vice-Admiral Sir George Rose Sar- torius to be Vice-Admiral of the White.
Rear-Admirals on the Reserved Halfpay List:—His Grace Algernon, Duke of Northumberland, K.G., John Carter, Henry Meynell, to be Vice-Admirals on the same list.
Rear-Admiral of the Red Arthur Fanshawe, C.B., to be Vice-Admiral of the Blue.
Rear-Admiral of the White Sir Geo. Robert Lambert, K.C.B., to be RearAdmiral of the Red.
Rear-Admiral of the Bine Charles 2s