Warley

19443
Nominal Guns26BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorEast India Company
Launched16.10.1788BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardBlackwall Yard - Blackwall BWAS-1793
ConstructorJohn Perry (1743-1810)BWAS-1793
CategoryMerchantBWAS-1793
Ship TypeEast Indiaman BWAS-1793
Bought by the Navy1795BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Calcutta' (1795) (54)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck156' 11"Imperial Feet47.5493 
Length of Keel129' 7 ¾"Imperial Feet39.3383 
Breadth41' 3 ½"Imperial Feet12.5095 
Depth in Hold17' 2"Imperial Feet5.1889 
Burthen1,175 7394Tons BM 

Armament


1789Broadside Weight = 117 Imperial Pound ( 53.0595 kg)W1812P
Gun Deck26 British 9-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1789125 W1812P

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1792 - 1794Captain (HEIC)Henry Wilson (1740-1810)W1812P


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
W1812PWar of 1812: PrivateersMichael DunWeb Site
 

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