Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Sheerness” in chapter 59 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

... in 1863. The career of the latter was brief. She had been a dispatch vessel in the Royal Navy, and was sold by the British Government to persons acting for the Confederacy. She was refitted at Sheerness under the direction of employees of the Royal Dock Yard; but the Government proposing to inspect her, in order to avoid detention she hastily put to sea with but a small portion of her crew on board,...
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Sheerness (United Kingdom) 25 4 1 0 0 user votes

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