Hound Class

NationalityGreat Britain
Nominal Guns16
Approved1788/03/20
DesignerSir John Henslow (1730-1815)
RateUnrated
TypeSloop
Designed Crew125
Ships in Class5

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 51.50 Imperial Pound ( 23.36 kg)BWAS-1714
Upper Gun Deck16 x British 6-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck14 x British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     100' 0"82' 9 ¾27' 0"13' 0"320 8994
Serpent (16) 17.1.1788Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth 3.12.17899.1806Foundered100' 0"82' 9 ¾27' 0"13' 0"320 8994
Hound (16) 17.1.1788Deptford Dockyard - Deptford 31.1.179014.7.1794Captured100' 0"82' 6 ¾"27' 0"13' 0"320 8994
Fury (16) 17.1.1788Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth 2.3.17906.1811Broken Up100' 0"82' 8 ¾"27' 1"13' 0"323 1694
Martin (16) 17.1.1788Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich 8.10.179031.10.1800Foundered100' 8 ½"83' 6 ¾27' 2 ½"12' 10 ½"329 494
Rattlesnake (16) 17.1.1788Chatham Dockyard - Chatham 7.1.17913.11.1814Sold100' 0"83' 1 ½"27' 2"13' 0"326 2894

Sources


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

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