Samarang13201
Nominal Guns28B028
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorThe Royal Navy
Ordered1819/06/05B028
Keel Laid Down1821/03B028
Launched1822/01/01B028
How acquiredPurpose builtB028
ShipyardKochi B028
Ship ClassAtholl Class
Designed bySurveyors TheB028
CategorySixth RateB028
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Sold1883/10B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB028
Length of Gundeck113' 6"Imperial Feet34.4541
Breadth32' 0"Imperial Feet9.7536
Burthen500Tons BM

Armament

1822/01/01Broadside Weight = 383 Imperial Pound ( 173.6905 kg) B181
Upper Gun Deck20British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck6British 18-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2British 9-Pounder

Commanders

FromToRankNameSource
1822/01/011822/07CommanderJohn Norman CampbellNBD1849
1836/10/251839/10/31CaptainWilliam BroughtonNBD1849

Commissioned Officers

FromToRankNameSource
1824/02/021827/09/30LieutenantMarcus Freeman BrownriggNBD1849
1828/04/291831/06/01First LieutenantWilliam ShepheardB163
1838/07/101841/05/06LieutenantJames Paterson BowerBWAS-1714

Service History

DateEvent Source
1847/05Converted to use as a guardshipB028


Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
B028 Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume IJ. J. ColledgeBook
B181 Sail and Steam Navy ListDavid Lyon and Rif WinfieldBook
NBD1849 A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
B163 Royal Navy BiographyJohn MarshallBook
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
 

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