Archer Class

NationalityGreat Britain
Nominal Guns12
Approved1800/12
DesignerWilliam Rule (d.1816)
RateUnrated
TypeGun-brig
Designed Crew50
Ships in Class57

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 108.00 Imperial Pound ( 48.98 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck10 x British 18-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser2 x British 18-Pounder

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     80' 0"65' 10 ¼"22' 6"9' 5"177 3194
Aggressor (12) 30.12.1800Blackwall 1.4.180123.11.1815Sold for Break Up80' 0 ⅞"65' 10 ¼"22' 7 ½"9' 5"179 2994
Locust (12) 30.12.1800Deptford 2.4.180111.8.1814Sold80' 1 ½"66' 0"22' 7"9' 5 ½"179 494
Mariner (12) 30.12.1801Northfleet 4.4.180129.9.1814Sold80' 1 ½"65' 10 ½"22' 8"9' 5 ½"180 294
Mallard (12) 30.12.1800Deptford 11.4.180125.12.1804Captured80' 0 ½"65' 11"22' 6 ½"9' 5 ½"178 1594
Minx (12) 30.12.1801Northfleet 14.4.18012.9.1809Captured80' 1"65' 9 ½"22' 8"9' 5 ½"179 7594
Bold (12) 30.12.1800Blackwall 16.4.18014.1811Broken Up80' 0 ⅞"65' 10 ¼"22' 7 ½"9' 5"179 2994
Conflict (12) 30.12.1800Deptford 17.4.180124.10.1804Captured80' 1 ½"65' 10 ¾"22' 7 ¾"9' 4 ½"179 7094
Charger (12) 30.12.1800Deptford 17.4.18019.6.1814Broken Up80' 1"65' 10 ½"22' 7 ¼"9' 5"179 394
Constant (12) 30.12.1800Deptford 20.4.180115.2.1816Sold80' 2"65' 11 ½"22' 7 ¼"9' 5"179 2494
Tigress (12) 22.3.1804Deptford 22.3.18042.8.1808Captured80' 1"65' 10 ¼"22' 6"9' 5"177 3194
Bruiser (12) 9.1.1804Northfleet 28.4.180424.2.1815Sold80' 0"65' 10 ⅝"22' 8"9' 5 ½"180 594
Blazer (12) 9.1.1804Northfleet 3.5.180415.12.1814Sold80' 0"65' 10 ½"22' 8"9' 5 ½"180 294
Haughty (12) 9.1.1804Deptford 7.5.180411.1.1816Sold80' 0"65' 10 ¼"22' 6"9' 5"177 3194
Flamer (12) 9.1.1804Frindsbury 8.5.180416.9.1858Sold for Break Up80' 1"65' 10 ⅜"22' 7 ⅞"9' 5"179 7894
Contest (12) 9.1.1804Chester 6.180412.1809Foundered80' 1"65' 10 ½"22' 6 ¾"9' 5"178 3594
Clinker (12) 9.1.1804Northfleet 30.6.180412.1806Foundered80' 0"65' 9 ¼"22' 7"9' 5 ¼"178 6194
Cracker (12) 9.1.1804Northfleet 30.6.180423.11.1815Sold for Break Up80' 0"65' 10 ⅝"22' 6"9' 5"180 594
Firm (12) 9.1.1804Frindsbury 2.7.180429.6.1811Wrecked80' 1 ¾"66' 0 ⅛"22' 6 ¾"9' 5"178 3594
Manly (12) 9.1.1804Deptford 5.7.180421.12.1805Captured80' 1"66' 0 ½"22' 6"9' 5 ½"177 7994
Teazer (12) 22.3.1804Deptford 16.7.180416.7.1805Captured80' 1"65' 11 ¼"22' 6"9' 5 ½"177 5294
Steady (12) 9.1.1804Hythe 21.7.18049.2.1815Sold80' 1 ⅝"65' 11 ½"22' 6"9' 5 ½"177 5794
Furious (12) 9.1.1804King's Lynn 21.7.18049.2.1815Sold80' 2"66' 0"22' 7"9' 5 ½"177 5794
Acute (12) 9.1.1804Newcastle upon Tyne 21.7.180426.1.1813Transfered80' 2"65' 3"22' 8"9' 3"178 3094
Pelter (12) 9.1.1804Deptford 25.7.180412.1809Foundered80' 1"65' 11 ½"22' 6"9' 5 ½"177 5794
Biter (12) 9.1.1804Blackwall 27.7.180410.11.1805Wrecked80' 0"65' 10 ¼"22' 6"9' 5"177 3194
Defender (12) 90.10.1040Chester 28.7.180414.12.1809Wrecked80' 1 ¼"65' 10 ½"22' 7 ½"9' 5 ½"179 3494
Piercer (12) 9.1.1804Topsham 29.7.18041817Given Away80' 0"65' 10 ¼"22' 6 ¾"9' 5"178 3094
Safeguard (12) 9.1.1804Topsham 4.8.180429.6.1811Captured80' 0"65' 10 ¼"22' 6 ⅝"9' 5"178 1994
Sparkler (12) 22.3.1804Brightlingsea 6.8.180413.1.1808Wrecked80' 3"65' 11"22' 7"9' 5"178 7794
Hardy (12) 22.3.1804Wearmouth 7.8.18046.8.1835Sold for Break Up80' 5"66' 2 ¼"22' 6"9' 5"178 2294
Tickler (12) 22.3.1804Brightlingsea 8.8.18044.6.1808Captured80' 3"65' 11"22' 7"9' 5"178 7794
Attack (12) 9.1.1804Chapel 9.8.180416.8.1812Captured80' 1 ¾"65' 11 ¼"22' 8"9' 5"180 1894
Growler (12) 9.1.1804Buckler's Hard 10.8.180431.5.1815Sold80' 0 ½"65' 10 ⅛"22' 7"9' 5"178 5894
Bouncer (12) 9.1.1804Newcastle upon Tyne 11.8.180421.2.1805Captured80' 0"65' 10 ¼"22' 6"9' 5"177 3194
Staunch (12) 9.1.1804Dartmouth 21.8.18046.1811Foundered79' 11 ¼"65' 8"22' 9 ¾"9' 5"177 3194
Pincher (12) 9.1.1804Harwich 28.8.180417.5.1816Sold for Break Up80' 3"66' 2 ½"22' 7"9' 5"179 5794
Swinger (12) 9.1.1804Topsham 9.18046.1812Broken Up80' 0"65' 10 ¼"22' 7"9' 5"178 6194
Plumper (12) 4.1.1804Deptford 7.9.180416.7.1805Captured80' 1"65' 11 ½"22' 6"9' 5 ½"177 5794
Attentive (12) 6.1804Bridport 18.9.18048.1812Captured80' 0 ½"65' 10 ⅛"22' 7"9' 5"178 5894
Gallant (12) 22.3.1804Wearmouth 20.9.180414.12.1815Sold80' 4"66 1 ½"22' 8"9' 5"180 6794
Griper (12) 9.1.1804King's Lynn 24.9.180418.2.1807Wrecked80' 2"65' 10 ¾"22' 7 ½"9' 5"179 4094
Cheerly (12) 6.1804Bridport 10.18049.2.1815Sold80' 0 ¾"65' 10 ¾"22' 6 ½"9' 5"178 994
Daring (12) 6.1804Ipswich 10.180427.1.1813Burnt to avoid capture80' 2"65' 10 ¾"22' 6 ¾"9' 5"178 4094
Rapid (12) 6.1804Topsham 20.10.180418.5.1808Sunk in Action80' 0"65' 10 ¼"22' 6"9' 5"177 3194
Urgent (12) 6.1804Lympstone 2.11.180431.7.1816Sold for Break Up80' 0"65' 10"22' 6 ¾"9' 5"178 3094
Fervent (12) 6.1804Buckler's Hard 15.12.18041879Broken Up80' 2 ½"65' 11 ⅞"22' 7 ½"9' 5"179 6494
Fearless (12) 6.1804Harwich 18.12.18048.12.1812Wrecked80' 3 ½"66' 2 ½"22' 7"9' 5"179 5794
Earnest (12) 6.1804Leith 1.18052.5.1816Sold80' 11 ⅛"66' 8 ⅛"22' 8"9' 5"182 2094
Woodlark (12) 6.1804Leith 1.180513.11.1805Wrecked80' 7"66' 3 ⅛"22' 9"9' 5"182 3994
Desperate (12) 6.1804Broadstairs 2.1.180515.12.1814Sold for Break Up80' 2"66' 0 ⅝"22' 7"9' 5"179 1794
Forward (12) 6.1804Berwick-upon-Tweed 4.1.180514.12.1815Sold for Break Up80' 0"65' 10 ¼"22' 6 ¾"9' 5"178 3094
Protector (12) 6.1804Brightlingsea 1.2.180530.8.1833Sold for Break Up80' 2"65' 11"22' 6"9' 5"177 4794
Dexterous (12) 6.1804Buckler's Hard 2.2.180517.10.1816Sold80' 1 ½"66' 0"22' 7 ½"9' 5 ⅛"179 6694
Sharpshooter (12) 6.1804Brightlingsea 2.2.180517.5.1816Sold for Break Up80' 2"65' 11"22' 6"9' 5"177 4794
Redbreast (12) 6.1804Great Yarmouth 27.4.180514.6.1850Sold80' 0"65' 9 ¾"22' 6 ¾"9' 5"180 394
Wrangler (12) 9.1.1804Deptford 28.5.180514.12.1815Sold for Break Up80' 1"65' 11 ½"22' 6"9' 5"177 5794
Plumper (12) 1.10.1804Halifax 29.12.18075.12.1812Wrecked80' 0"65' 10"22' 6"9' 5"177 2694

Sources


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

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