Figurehead of the HMS Gleaner
© UK MoD Crown Copyright 1983
Fort Blockhouse, Gosport
Female three-quarter-length bust.
The National Maritime Museum example FHD0080 was attributed to this vessel, but David Pulvertaft suggests it comes from HMS 'Serpent' 1832.
A wood paddle, gun vessel launched in 1833 at Deptford and designed by Sir W. Symonds. Her name was orginally 'Gulnare' but was changed to 'Gleaner' in 1938. She was broken up at Deptford in 1848.
Ministry of Defence (MoD)
Fort Blockhouse, Haslar Road, Gosport, Hampshire PO12 2AB
Ownership can be cited online
Accessible to public
Data verified by owner