Goliath

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Nominal Guns58BWAS-1714
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Goliath' (1781) (74)
Acquired7.1813BWAS-1714
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
Ship ClassEdgar ClassBWAS-1714
Designed bySir Thomas Slade (1703-1771)BWAS-1714
ConstructorAdam Hayes (d.1785)BWAS-1714
CategoryFourth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeFrigate BWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Broken Up6.1815BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck168' 0"Imperial Feet51.2064 
Length of Keel138' 0"Imperial Feet42.0624 
Breadth46' 9"Imperial Feet14.0589 
Depth in Hold19' 9"Imperial Feet5.8166 
Draught Forward12' 5"Imperial Feet3.7211 
Draught Aft17' 9"Imperial Feet5.2143 
Burthen1,604 2794Tons BM 

Armament


7.1813Broadside Weight = 1048 Imperial Pound ( 475.268 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck28 British 32-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 British 42-Pounder Carronade
Upper Gun Deck2 British 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
7.1813495 BWAS-1714

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1813 - 1815CaptainFrederick Lewis Maitland (1777-1839)BWAS-1714

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
5.6.1813 - 5.12.1814LieutenantWilliam Walford (1787-1859)NBD1849

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
7.1813 - 10.3.1814MidshipmanPrice Blackwood (1794-1841)TGM

Service History


DateEventSource
1813Recommissioned for the West IndiesBWAS-1714
6.1815Broken up at ChathamBWAS-1714

 

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