Black Joke

11846
Nominal Guns10
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorThe Royal Navy
Hired1808/05/22
ShipyardUnknown
CategoryHired Vessel
Ship TypeLugger
Captured1810/07/01

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Burthen108 9294Tons BM

Armament


1808/05Broadside Weight = 60 Imperial Pound ( 27.21 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck10 British 12-Pound Carronade

Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1809/05/21 - 1809LieutenantMoses CannadayTRN5

Service History


DateEventSource
1809/05/17Goldfinch vs Mouche
1809/05/21

Short engagement with the French Corvette Mouche

TRN5
1810/07/01Captured by the French in the ChannelBWAS-1793
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Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
TRN5 The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol VWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
 

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