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Pincher, 1879
Type: Gun Boat, 3rd Class, Coast Defence ; late Gunboat ; Armament 1
BM: 245 tons ; Displacement: 254 tons
Propulsion: Double Screw
Machinery notes: 168 hpi 28 hp
Notes:

1879 Pembroke.

1890 Portsmouth. Tender to Excellent. Officer borne in Excellent.


Pincher, 1910
Type: Destroyer ; Armament 1 x 4" ; 3 x 12 pdr.; TT 2 x 21"
Launched : 15 Mar 1910 ; Disposal date or year : 24 Jul 1918
Displacement: 975 tons
Notes:

25 May 1915 one of a number of destroyers that replaced the battleships supporting troops in the Dardanelles, following the sinking of the Triumph - see p. 141-143-> www.naval-review.org/issues/1924-1.pdf.