Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Sheerness” in chapter 12.90 of Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4.:

...as not deterred from making a second attempt, which was even less profitable. During the latter part of 1863, several condemned dispatch boats belonging to the royal navy were offered for sale at Sheerness ; one of these, the Victor, was bought by an agent of Maury's. In such cases it was usual to allow the purchaser to put in the equipment of the vessel and overhaul her machinery at the dock-yard; but,...
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