Albion

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Nominal Guns20BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Hired27.4.1793BWAS-1793
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1793
CategoryHired VesselBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Returned to Owners11.9.1794BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish armed vessel 'Albion' (1798) (20)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck93' 10 ½"Imperial Feet28.3591 
Length of Keel76' 11 ⅛"Imperial Feet23.168 
Breadth29' 8"Imperial Feet8.8618 
Depth in Hold13' 0 ½"Imperial Feet3.9751 
Burthen360 1094Tons BM 

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
27.4.1793 - 23.10.1793CommanderRobert Manning Hichens (d.1812): on board from 30.4.1793 ADM 6/24/233BWAS-179323.10.1793 - 1.11.1793CommanderWilliam Swaffield (d.1796) ADM 6/24/277ADM 6/241.11.1793 - 10.2.1794CommanderJohn Clements ADM 6/24/279ADM 6/2410.2.1794 - 4.8.1794CommanderRobert Plampin (1762-1834) ADM 6/25/12ADM 6/25

 

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