Scamander Class

NationalityGreat Britain
Nominal Guns36
Approved1812
DesignerWilliam Rule (d.1816)
RateFifth Rate
TypeFrigate
Designed Crew274
Ships in Class10

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 467.00 Imperial Pound ( 211.78 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck26 x British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck12 x British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 x British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 x British 9-Pounder

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     143' 0"120' 0 ¾"38' 2"12' 4"930 2594
Eridanus (36) 4.5.1812Rochester - Kent 1.5.181329.1.1818Sold143' 3"120' 0 ¼"38' 5 ¾"12' 4"945
Tigris (36) 4.5.1812Frindsbury - Kent 26.6.181311.6.1818Sold143' 0"119' 11 ⅞"38' 3"12' 4"934
Orontes (36) 4.5.1812Frindsbury - Kent 29.6.18134.1817Broken Up142' 10 ½"119' 9 ½"38' 4 ¾"12' 4"939
Scamander (36) 4.5.1812Frindsbury - Kent 13.7.181322.7.1819Sold143' 0 ½"119' 11 ½"38' 5"12' 4"941
Ister (36) 4.5.1812Blackwall - London 14.7.18138.3.1819Sold for Break Up143' 6"120' 1 ¼"38' 5 ⅝"12' 4"945
Tagus (36) 4.5.1812Fishbourne - Sussex 14.7.181319.4.1822Sold143' 8"120' 7 ¼"38' 5 ½"12' 4"949
Hebrus (36) 16.11.1812Limehouse - London 13.9.18133.4.1817Sold143' 0"120' 1 ⅛"38' 4 ½"11' 11 ¾"939
Granicus (36) 16.11.1812Limehouse - London 25.10.18133.4.1817Sold143' 0 ½"119' 11 ½"38' 5"12' 4"942
Euphrates (36) 12.10.1812Upnor - Kent 8.11.181329.1.1818Sold143' 3 ½"120' 2 ¼"38' 5"12' 4"943
Alpheus (36) 7.12.1812Blackwall - London 6.4.181410.9.1817Sold143' 4 ¾"120' 2 ⅜"38' 6 ½"12' 4"949


Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Tuesday 14th of July 2020 14:44CyBritish Sixth Rate ship 'Sphinx' (1748) (24)
Tuesday 14th of July 2020 12:48Cory TaylorBritish Sixth Rate ship 'Sphinx' (1748) (24)
Sunday 12th of July 2020 09:24PIERRE VILLIEFrench Sixth Rate flûte 'La Nourrice' (1792) (24)
Tuesday 7th of July 2020 01:38Scott William HawleyJohn Mowbray
Monday 6th of July 2020 21:07judith hendersonWilliam Beauchamp Proctor