H.M.B. Waterwitch, 10 Guns.
A. Hinton, Portsmouth. [n.d. c.1850.]
Hand-coloured lithograph. 275 x 381mm. 10¾ x 15".
HMS Waterwitch (1834) was purchased into service in 1835 from Lord Belfast and was fitted out as a 10-gun brig. In 1835 set sail for Africa and was involved in combatting the Slave Trade, based around Sierra Leone.
[Ref: 20860] £270.00