Conquest Class

NationalityGreat Britain
Nominal Guns12
Approved1794/03
DesignerSir John Henslow (1730-1815)
RateUnrated
TypeGun-brig
Designed Crew50
Ships in Class12

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 118.00 Imperial Pound ( 53.51 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck10 x British 18-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser2 x British 24-Pounder (Gover)
Stern Chaser2 x British 4-Pounder

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     75' 0"62' 3 ⅛"21' 0"7' 0"146 4194
Force (12) 6.3.1794Northfleet - Kent 179410.1802Sold74' 11"62' 3 ¾"21' 1 ½"7' 0"148
Pelter (12) 6.3.1794Blackwall Yard - Blackwall 12.5.179410.1802Sold75' 2"62' 5 ½"21' 2"7' 0"148 7994
Aimwell (12) 6.3.1794Blackwall Yard - Blackwall 12.5.179411.1811Broken Up75' 2 ½"62' 6 ⅝"21' 1"7' 0"147 5894
Borer (12) 6.3.1794Rotherhithe - London - Surrey 17.5.17941810Sold75' 2 ½"62' 7"21' 1"7' 0"148
Plumper (12) 6.3.1794Rotherhithe - London - Surrey 17.5.17941.1802Sold75' 2"62' 6"21' 2"7' 0"148 8894
Teazer (12) 6.3.1794Deptford - London 26.5.179410.1802Sold75' 2"62' 6 ¼"21' 0 ¾"7' 0"147 5094
Tickler (12) 6.3.1794Limehouse - London 28.5.17945.1802Sold75' 2"62' 6 ¼"21' 0 ¾"7' 0"147 5094
Swinger (12) 6.3.1794Limehouse - London 31.5.179410.1802Sold75' 3"62' 7 ½"21' 0 ½"7' 0 ½"147 4594
Fearless (12) 6.3.1794Gravesend - Kent 6.179420.1.1804Wrecked75' 1"62' 4 ⅝"21' 2"7' 0"149
Piercer (12) 6.3.1794King's Boatbuilders - Dover 2.6.179430.5.1802Sold75' 0"62' 3"21' 0 ½"7' 0"147
Attack (12) 6.3.1794Frindsbury - Kent 28.6.17949.1802Sold75' 0 ½"62' 2 ½"21' 1 ¼"7' 0 ¼"147
Conquest (12) 6.3.1794Frindsbury - Kent 7.179430.4.1817Sold75' 0"62' 5 ¼"21' 1"7' 1 ¾"147 5894

Sources


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

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