Richmond Class

NationalityGreat Britain
Nominal Guns32
Approved1756/03/12
Designer William Bately
RateFifth Rate
TypeFrigate
Designed Crew210
Ships in Class6

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 177.00 Imperial Pound ( 80.27 kg)BWAS-1714
Upper Gun Deck26 x British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck12 x British 1/2-Pound Swivel
Quarterdeck4 x British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 x British 6-Pounder

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     127' 0"105' 1"34' 0"11' 9"646 1294
Juno (32) 1.6.1756Rotherhithe - London - Surrey 29.9.17577.8.1778Burnt to avoid capture127' 10"107' 0 ⅛"34' 3"11' 10"667 6794
Richmond (32) 12.3.1756Deptford - London 12.11.175711.9.1781Captured127' 1 ½"107' 1 ⅛"34' 1 ¾"11' 10"664 1694
Thames (32) 11.1.1757Buckler's Hard - Hampshire 10.4.17584.10.1793Captured127' 0"104' 8 ½"34' 4"11' 9"656 4694
Lark (32) 24.3.1761Rotherhithe - London - Surrey 10.5.17625.8.1778Burnt to avoid capture127' 2"108' 0 ⅜"34' 5"12' 0 ½"680 6194
Boston (32) 24.3.1761Rotherhithe - London - Surrey 11.5.17625.1811Broken Up127' 5"107' 8"34' 4 ½"12' 0 ½"676 6794
Jason (32) 13.2.1762Batson's Yard - Limehouse Hole 13.6.176310.2.1785Sold127' 4"106' 10 ¼"34' 10"12' 0 ½"689 5994


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