Apollo

15317
Nominal Guns20W1812P
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorEast India Company
Acquired3.1.1812EICS
ShipyardKingston upon Hull - Yorkshire - The Humber EICS
ConstructorThomas SteemsonEICS
CategoryMerchantW1812P
Ship TypeShip W1812P
Sailing RigShip RiggedW1812P
Wrecked1823EICS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEICS
Length of Gundeck127' 2"Imperial Feet38.7115 
Length of Keel100' 6 ½"Imperial Feet30.4927 
Breadth34' 11"Imperial Feet10.3696 
Depth in Hold13' 1"Imperial Feet3.9709 
Burthen652Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW1812P
Burthen693Tons BM 

Armament


22.4.1813Broadside Weight = 180.5 Imperial Pound ( 81.8568 kg)W1812P
Gun Deck20 British 18-Pounder
Gun Deck2 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
22.4.181382 W1812P

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1812 - 1816Captain (Merchant)Charles Bryan TarbuttW1812P1819 - 1820Captain (Merchant)George TennantEICS


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
W1812PWar of 1812: PrivateersMichael DunWeb Site
EICSEast India Company ShipsAndrea CordaniWeb Site
 

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