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HMS Beagle

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HMS Beagle

Vehicle  From 11/5/1820  To 1870

Categories: Transport

A Cherokee-class brig-sloop, launched from the Woolwich Dockyard. She was adapted as a survey barque and took part in three expeditions, the second of which was the voyage on which the young Charles Darwin began to form his theory of evolution. 

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