Samarang

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Nominal Guns28B028
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered5.6.1819B028
Keel Laid Down3.1821B028
Launched1.1.1822B028
How acquiredPurpose builtB028
ShipyardKochi - Kerala B028
Ship ClassAtholl ClassB028
Designed by The SurveyorsB028
CategorySixth RateB028
Ship TypeFrigate B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Sold10.1883B028

Dimensions


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

Armament


1.1.1822Broadside Weight = 383 Imperial Pound ( 173.6905 kg)B181
Upper Gun Deck20 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck6 British 18-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 9-Pounder

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1.1.1822 - 7.1822Commander John Norman Campbell (d.1849)NBD184925.10.1836 - 31.10.1839Captain William Broughton (1804-1849)NBD1849

3 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
2.2.1824 - 30.9.1827Lieutenant Marcus Freeman BrownriggNBD184929.4.1828 - 1.6.1831First Lieutenant William ShepheardRNB182310.7.1838 - 6.5.1841Lieutenant James Paterson Bower (1806-1889)BWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
5.1847Converted to use as a guardshipB028

 

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