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Type: Brig ; Armament 6
Launched : 1826 ; Disposal date or year : Feb 1833
Disposal Details : Foundered between Halifax and England: all lost Lieut. Richard Peyton
1830 Falmouth, Sloop of war fitted as a packet
Antigua 20 Oct 1830 Passed by.
At sea 11 Aug 1832 Bound to the Leeward Islands, spoke the Ajex in lat. 26, long. 37.
Portsmouth 15 Sep 1832 Has arrived.
Halifax 29 Jan 1833 Sailed.
The following brief report appeared in the Nautical Magazine for Oct 1834 : CALYPSO, packet brig, number of persons on board not known, left Halifax on the 29th of January, 1833 ; was seen surrounded by icebergs, on the day after she sailed, by a fishing vessel, which could not approach her on account of the ice. She was evidently in distress, and firing guns for assistance.