Decoy Class

NationalityGreat Britain
Nominal Guns10
Approved1809
DesignerWilliam Rule (d.1816)
RateUnrated
TypeCutter
Designed Crew60
Ships in Class3

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 90.00 Imperial Pound ( 40.82 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck10 x British 18-Pound Carronade

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     74' 4"55' 10 ⅝"26' 0"11' 0"200 8994
Decoy (10) 2.10.1809Fishbourne - Sussex 22.3.181022.3.1814Captured75' 0"56' 6 ⅝"26' 0"11' 0"203 3294
Racer (10) 2.10.1809Sandgate - Kent 24.4.181028.10.1810Captured75' 0"56' 1 ¾"26' 1"11' 4 ⅛"203 1794
Dwarf (10) UnknownSandgate - Kent 24.4.18103.3.1824Wrecked74' 6 ¾"56' 0 ⅛"26' 1"11' 0"202 6594


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