Caledonia Class

NationalityGreat Britain
Nominal Guns120
Approved1794/11/06
DesignerWilliam Rule (d.1816)
RateFirst Rate
TypeShip of the Line
Designed Crew875
Ships in Class2

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 1,520.00 Imperial Pound ( 689.32 kg)BWAS-1817
Lower Gun Deck32 x British 32-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck34 x British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck34 x British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 x British 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 x British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 x British 12-Pounder
Forecastle2 x British 32-Pound Carronade
Roundhouse6 x British 18-Pound Carronade

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     205' 0"170' 11"53' 6"23' 2"2,602 1494
Caledonia (120) 6.11.1794Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth 25.6.180820.3.1875Broken Up205' 0"170' 9 ⅛"53' 8"23' 2"2,616 594
Royal George (120) 2.9.1819Chatham Dockyard - Chatham 22.9.18271.11.1852Rebuilt205' 7 ½"171' 0"53' 7 ½"23' 2"2,615 5794

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1817British Warships in the Age of Sail 1817 - 1863Rif WinfieldBook

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