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1814 - Launch of ICARUS

18th August. Another product from the Dockyard apprentices was launched in the shape of an 18 gun brig Icarus.

She was one of the Cherokee class brigs and, between 1807 and 1830, 115 of these vessels were built. In 1838 Icarus became a Coast Guard vessel at Beaulieu, where she was broken up in 1863.