Confounder Class

NationalityGreat Britain
Nominal Guns12
Approved1804
DesignerWilliam Rule (d.1816)
RateUnrated
TypeGun-brig
Designed Crew50
Ships in Class21

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 120.00 Imperial Pound ( 54.42 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck12 x British 18-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser1 x British 12-Pounder
Stern Chaser1 x British 12-Pounder

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     84' 0"69' 8 ¾"22' 0"11' 0"179 4894
Confounder (12) 20.11.1804Southampton - Hampshire 4.18056.6.1814Sold84' 1 ½"69' 11 ¼"22' 2 ⅜"11' 0"183 2894
Hearty (12) 20.11.1804Ipswich - Suffolk 12.4.180511.7.1816Sold84' 8"69' 11 ¼"22' 2 ¾"11' 0"183 2894
Resolute (12) 20.11.1804King's Boatbuilders - Dover 17.4.18051852Broken Up84' 1"69' 8"22' 1 ½"11' 0"181 3794
Martial (12) 20.11.1804Rochester - Kent 17.4.18054.1831Hulked84' 6"70' 5 ¼"22' 1"11' 0"182 6794
Starling (12) 20.11.1804William Rowe's Yard - Newcastle upon Tyne - River Tyne 5.180529.9.1814Sold84' 3"69' 10 ¼"22' 1 ¼"11' 0"181 8394
Exertion (12) 20.11.1804Yarmouth IOW - Isle of Wight 2.5.18059.7.1812Burnt to avoid capture84' 0"69' 8 ⅝"22' 0 ½"11' 0"180 1594
Indignant (12) 20.11.1804Bridport - Dorset 13.5.18056.1811Broken Up84' 0"69' 8 ¾"22' 2"11' 0"182 2394
Conflict (12) 20.11.1804Topsham - Devon 14.5.18059.11.1810Foundered84' 0"69' 9 ¼"22' 1 ½"11' 0"181 6294
Encounter (12) 20.11.1804Northam - Devon 16.5.180511.7.1812Captured84' 3 ⅞"69' 10"22' 4"11' 0"185 2594
Strenuous (12) 20.11.1804William Rowe's Yard - Newcastle upon Tyne - River Tyne 16.5.18051.9.1814Sold84' 0"69' 8 ¾"22' 1"11' 0"180 8294
Inveterate (12) 20.11.1804Bridport - Dorset 30.5.180518.2.1807Wrecked84' 0"69' 8 ¾"22' 2"11' 0"182 2394
Rebuff (12) 20.11.1804Hythe - Kent 30.5.180515.12.1814Sold84' 1 ⅜"69' 8 ⅞"22' 0 ½"11' 0"180 2194
Turbulent (12) 20.11.1804Dartmouth - Devon 17.7.18059.6.1808Captured84' 2 ½"69' 10 ½"22' 1"11' 0"181 2494
Havock (12) 20.11.1804Great Yarmouth - Norfolk 25.7.18053.3.1834Transfered84' 10"69' 10 ½"22' 1"11' 0"181 2494
Bustler (12) 20.11.1804Topsham - Devon 12.8.180526.12.1808Captured84' 0 ¾"69' 8 ⅞"22' 1"11' 0"181 2494
Intelligent (12) 20.11.1804Bridport - Dorset 26.8.18051864Last Mentioned84' 0"69' 9 ½"22' 1"11' 0"181 494
Virago (12) 20.11.1804Dartmouth - Devon 23.9.180530.5.1816Sold84' 2 ½"69' 10 ½"22' 1"11' 0"181 2494
Adder (12) 20.11.1804Topsham - Devon 9.11.18059.12.1806Wrecked84' 0 ¾"69' 8 ⅞"22' 0 ¾"11' 0"180 5394
Dapper (12) 20.11.1804Chapel - Southampton 12.180529.9.1814Sold85' 3"70' 2 ⅝"22' 1"10' 10"184 8594
Fancy (12) 20.11.1804Yarmouth IOW - Isle of Wight 7.1.180624.12.1811Foundered84' 1"69' 7 ⅝"22' 1"11' 0"180 5994
Richmond (12) 23.8.1805West Itchenor - Chichester 2.180629.9.1814Sold84' 3"69' 10 ¾"22' 2 ½"11' 0"183 3494

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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