Revenge

20626
Gunboat No. 158
Nominal Guns1DANFS
NationalityUnited States of America
OperatorUnited States Navy
Launched1808DANFS
How acquiredPurpose builtDANFS
ShipyardCharleston - South Carolina DANFS
ConstructorJames IngrahamDANFS
CategoryUnratedDANFS
Ship TypeSchooner
Last known1824DANFS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDANFS
Length of Gundeck60' 0"Imperial Feet18.288 
Breadth16' 6"Imperial Feet4.9022 
Depth in Hold6' 6"Imperial Feet1.9812 
Burthen90Tons BM 

Armament


1808Broadside Weight = 9 Imperial Pound ( 4.0815 kg)DANFS
Gun Deck1 American 18 Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
180830 DANFS


Notes on Ship


Full entryDANFS
The fifth Revenge, was built in 1808 at Charleston, S.C., as Gunboat No. 158 by James Ingraham & Sons. After service patrolling the southern coast, the schooner was laid up at Charleston from 1817 to 1822. She was then placed in service and operated in Commodore David Porter’s Mosquito Fleet in the West Indies suppressing piracy through 1824.

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
DANFSDictionary of American Naval Fighting ShipsUnknownWeb Site
 

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