Black Joke11846
Nominal Guns10
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorThe Royal Navy
Hired1808/05/22
ShipyardUnknown
CategoryHired Vessel
Ship TypeLugger
Captured1810/07/01

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Burthen108 9294Tons BM

Armament

1808/05Broadside Weight = 60 Imperial Pound ( 27.21 kg) BWAS-1793
Gun Deck10British 12-Pound Carronade

Commanders

FromToRankNameSource
1809/05/211809LieutenantMoses CannadayTRN5

Service History

DateEvent Source
1809/05/17Goldfinch vs Mouche 
1809/05/21

Short engagement with the French Corvette Mouche

TRN5
1810/07/01Captured by the French in the ChannelBWAS-1793


Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
TRN5 The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol VWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
 
Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Sorry, due to a spate of spam I have had to reinstate the Captcha. I know it's a pain and will update to a better solution soon.
You only have to pass this once per session though, once passed you will not see it again for a while.

Recent comments to other pages
Date postedByPage
Friday 17th of February 2017 12:48CyAmerican Privateer frigate 'Rattlesnake' (1780)
Friday 17th of February 2017 01:31Vol WilliamsAmerican Privateer frigate 'Rattlesnake' (1780)
Friday 17th of February 2017 01:27Vol WilliamsBritish ship-sloop 'Cormorant' (1781)
Thursday 16th of February 2017 23:21Robert BoonAmerican Privateer schooner 'Chasseur' (1813)
Wednesday 15th of February 2017 20:19Mike TaimiJames Campbell