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Nominal Guns2B181
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered5.1824B181
Keel Laid Down12.1824B181
Launched28.5.1827B181
How acquiredPurpose builtB181
ShipyardWoolwich Dockyard - Woolwich B181
Ship ClassAlban Group
CategoryUnratedB181
Ship TypePaddle Steamer
Sold6.1885B181

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB181
Length of Gundeck109' 8"Imperial Feet33.2458 
Length of Keel91' 11"Imperial Feet27.7622 
Breadth24' 10"Imperial Feet7.3152 
Depth in Hold13' 6"Imperial Feet4.0132 
Displacement487Tons BM 
Burthen294Tons BM 

Armament


28.5.1827Broadside Weight = 6 Imperial Pound ( 2.721 kg)B181
Gun Deck2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
182416Design Complement

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
4.12.1827 - 1829LieutenantFrederick Bullock (1788-1874)NBD1849


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
B181Sail and Steam Navy ListDavid Lyon and Rif WinfieldBook
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
 

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