Express Class

NationalityGreat Britain
Nominal Guns6
Approved1800
DesignerSir John Henslow (1730-1815)
RateUnrated
TypeSchooner
Designed Crew30
Ships in Class2

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 36.00 Imperial Pound ( 16.33 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck6 x British 12-Pound Carronade

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     88' 0"72' 7 ½"21' 6"13' 1"178 4894
Express (6) 24.5.1800Rotherhithe - London - Surrey 30.12.18005.1813Sold88' 0"72' 7 ½"21' 6"13' 1"178 4894
Advice (6) 24.5.1800Rotherhithe - London - Surrey 30.12.18001805Sold88' 0"72' 7 ½"21' 6"13' 1"178 4894

Sources


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

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