Comet Class

NationalityGreat Britain
Nominal Guns8
Approved1741/09
Designer 
RateUnrated
TypeBomb Vessel
Designed Crew60
Ships in Class5

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 19.00 Imperial Pound ( 8.62 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck8 x British 4-Pounder
Gun Deck12 x British 1/2-Pound Swivel
Gun Deck1 x British 13" Mortar
Gun Deck1 x British 10" Mortar

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     91' 0"75' 6"26' 0"11' 3"271 4594
Mortar (8) 14.9.1741Blackwall - London 25.2.1741/422.3.1748/49Sold91' 0"75' 5 ¼"26' 4 ¾"11' 2"279 5494
Firedrake (8) 14.9.1741Blackwall - London 26.2.1741/4231.3.1763Sold91' 5 ¾"75' 4"26' 6 ⅞"11' 2 ¾"282 8994
Terror (8) 14.9.1741Limehouse - London 13.3.1741/423.12.1754Sold91' 9"74' 11 ⅜"26' 5"11' 2 ½" 
Serpent (8) 14.9.1741Limehouse - London 15.3.1741/421.9.1748Wrecked92' 9"75' 11 ½"26' 1 ¼"11' 2 ½"274 8194
Comet (8) 14.9.1741Rotherhithe - London - Surrey 29.3.174211.5.1749Sold91' 10"75' 0 ⅞"26' 3 ¼"11' 2"275 5594


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