Diomede Class

NationalityGreat Britain
Nominal Guns50
Approved1791/07/14
DesignerSir John Henslow (1730-1815)
RateFourth Rate
TypeShip of the Line
Designed Crew350
Ships in Class2

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 414.00 Imperial Pound ( 187.75 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck22 x British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 x British 12-Pounder
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     151' 0" 41' 0"17' 8"1,114 3194
Diomede (50) 9.12.1790Deptford Dockyard - Deptford 17.1.17988.1815Broken Up151' 1 ½"124' 7 ⅞"41' 1 ¾"17' 8"1,107 2594
Grampus (50) 9.12.1790Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth 20.3.180210.1832Sold151' 0"124' 7 ½"41' 0"17' 8"1,114 3194


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