Flora Class

NationalityGreat Britain
Nominal Guns36
Approved1778/11/06
DesignerJohn Williams (1700-?)
RateFifth Rate
TypeFrigate
Designed Crew260
Ships in Class4

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 345.00 Imperial Pound ( 156.46 kg)BWAS-1714
Upper Gun Deck26 x British 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck12 x British 1/2-Pound Swivel
Quarterdeck8 x British 9-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 x British 18-Pound Carronade
Forecastle4 x British 9-Pounder
Forecastle2 x British 18-Pound Carronade

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     137' 0"113' 1"38' 0"13' 3"868 5394
Flora (36) 6.11.1778Deptford Dockyard - Deptford 6.5.178018.1.1808Wrecked137' 0"113' 1"38' 0"13' 3"868 5394
Thalia (36) 19.12.1780Bursledon - Hampshire 15.8.17827.1814Broken Up137' 1"113' 3 ¼"38' 3"13' 3"881 4794
Crescent (36) 11.8.1781Bursledon - Hampshire 28.10.17846.12.1808Wrecked137' 2 ½"112' 10 ¾"38' 5 ½"13' 3 ½"887 8594
Romulus (36) 28.12.1781Limehouse - London 21.9.178511.1816Broken Up137' 2"113' 0"38' 3"13' 3 ½"879 3794

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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