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11063
Nominal Guns74BWAS-1714
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Acquired1805BWAS-1714
ShipyardChatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1714
Constructor
Joseph LawrenceBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
BWAS-1714
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip of the LineBWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Broken Up5.1833BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck174' 11 ½"Imperial Feet53.0479 
Length of Keel144' 4"Imperial Feet43.8935 
Breadth48' 7 ½"Imperial Feet14.6431 
Depth in Hold20' 6"Imperial Feet6.2484 
Draught Forward15' 2"Imperial Feet4.5822 
Draught Aft17' 5"Imperial Feet5.1997 
Burthen1,815 2094Tons BM 

Armament


1805Broadside Weight = 947 Imperial Pound ( 429.4645 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck28 British 32-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck14 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 9-Pounder

4 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
3.1805 - 7.1807Captain
Lawrence William HalsteadBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1781-1814
BWAS-1714
8.1807 - 1810Captain
Richard JonesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1777-1812
BWAS-1714
1810 - 11.1811Captain
Alexander ShippardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1838
BWAS-1714
11.1811 - 9.1815Captain
Charles John AustenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1791-1852
BWAS-1714

3 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
8.1807 - 1807Rear-Admiral
Thomas WellsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1780-1810
BWAS-1714
1811Vice-Admiral
Sir Henry Edwin StanhopeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1777-1812
BWAS-1714
1812Rear-Admiral
Sir Thomas WilliamsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1830
BWAS-1714

3 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
20.2.1810 - 29.8.1814Lieutenant
James AtwaterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1834
NBD1849
1.2.1815 - 3.4.1815Lieutenant
William BorrowmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1805-1815
NBD1849
23.2.1815 - 1815Lieutenant
Samuel BeringtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1803-1815
NBD1849

9 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
1805 - 2.1806Master's Mate
George BowenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1799-1851
BWAS-1714
19.12.1805 - 1.1807Midshipman
George Pryse CampbellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1803-1846
NBD1849
4.1807 - 7.1807Midshipman
Thomas BunnBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1805-1860
NBD1849
6.1809 - 1811Midshipman
Robert Bruce RabanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1806-1815
NBD1849
3.1811 - 4.1811Midshipman
Charles CaldecotBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1808-1827
NBD1849
6.1812 - 9.1812Midshipman
Richard BowenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1806-1816
BWAS-1714
1814Midshipman
William BallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1807-1815
NBD1849
4.1814 - 1.2.1815Master's Mate
William BorrowmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1805-1815
NBD1849
12.1814 - 1814Master's Mate
Samuel BeringtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1803-1815
NBD1849

2 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
4.1805 - 19.12.18051st Class Volunteer
George Pryse CampbellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1803-1846
NBD1849
4.1808 - 4.18091st Class Volunteer
Andrew BarclayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1808-1823
NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
3.1805RecommissionedBWAS-1714
4.11.1805Battle of Cape Ortegal
1806In Warren's squadonBWAS-1714
6.1807Fitted as a receiving ship at ChathamBWAS-1714
7.1807Paid offBWAS-1714
8.1807Recommissioned as a guardhsip lying at the NoreBWAS-1714
9.1807Refit as a receiving ship completedBWAS-1714
9.1815Paid offBWAS-1714
5.1833Broken up at ChathamBWAS-1714

 

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