Hawk Class

NationalityGreat Britain
Nominal Guns16
Approved1790/12/09
DesignerSir John Henslow (1730-1815)
RateUnrated
TypeSloop
Designed Crew125
Ships in Class2

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"81' 11 ¾"27' 6"13' 6"329 7294
Hawke (16) 9.10.1790Deptford Dockyard - Deptford 24.7.17935.1803Broken Up100' 0"81' 11 ¾"27' 6"13' 6"329 7294
Swift (16) 9.10.1790Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth 5.10.17937.1797Foundered100' 0"81' 11 ¾"27' 6"13' 6"329 7294

Sources


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

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