Pylades Class

RearmedB103
Later armament was;

UD 16 x 24 pound carronades

QD 6 x 12 pound carronades

FC 2 x 12 pound carronades


NationalityGreat Britain
Nominal Guns16
Approved1793/06
DesignerSir John Henslow (1730-1815)
RateUnrated
TypeSloop
Designed Crew121
Ships in Class5

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 49.00 Imperial Pound ( 22.22 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck16 x British 6-Pounder
Gun Deck4 x British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     105' 0"86' 7 ½"28' 0"13' 6"361 1494
Alert (16) 18.2.1793Rotherhithe - London - Surrey 8.10.179314.5.1794Captured105' 3"86' 9 ½"28' 1 ½"13' 6"365 1694
Albacore (16) 18.2.1793Rotherhithe - London - Surrey 19.11.17931802Sold105' 3"86' 9 ½"28' 2"13' 6"365 7894
Peterel (16) 18.2.1793Frindsbury - Kent 4.3.179411.7.1827Sold105' 0"86' 7 ½"28' 0"13' 6"361 1494
Ranger (16) 18.2.1796Limehouse - London 19.3.179417.7.1805Sunk in Action105' 0"86' 7 ½"28' 0"13' 6"361 1494
Pylades (16) 18.2.1793King and Queen Dock - Rotherhithe 4.179423.11.1815Sold105' 1"86' 8"28' 2 ½"13' 6"366 7794

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
B103Battles of the British Navy Vol IJoseph AllenDigital Book
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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