Fox

19829
Nominal Guns28BWAS-1714
NationalityUnited States of America
OperatorContinental Navy
PreviouslyBritish Sixth Rate frigate 'Fox' (1773) (28)
Captured11.3.1776BWAS-1714
Home Port BWAS-1714
ShipyardNortham - Devon BWAS-1714
Ship ClassEnterprise ClassBWAS-1714
Designed byJohn Williams (1700-?)BWAS-1714
ConstructorThomas RaymondBWAS-1714
CategorySixth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip BWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Captured8.7.1777BWAS-1714
BecomesBritish Sixth Rate ship 'Fox' (1777) (28)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck120' 6"Imperial Feet36.5836 
Length of Keel99' 6"Imperial Feet30.1921 
Breadth33' 8"Imperial Feet10.1261 
Depth in Hold11' 0"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Burthen599 8394Tons BM 

Service History


DateEventSource
8.7.1777Taken by Flora (32) , Rainbow (44)


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
 

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