Gunboat No. 62

22886
Nominal Guns3BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered12.1808BWAS-1793
Launched12.1808BWAS-1793
How acquiredBuilt by ContractBWAS-1793
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1793
Ship Class1808 Gunboats 3rd BatchBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeGunboat BWAS-1793
Last known1815BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck54' 0"Imperial Feet16.4592 
Length of Keel45' 3 ½"Imperial Feet13.7287 
Breadth14' 8"Imperial Feet4.318 
Depth in Hold6' 2"Imperial Feet1.8796 
Burthen51 7794Tons BM 

Armament


12.1808Broadside Weight = 27 Imperial Pound ( 12.2445 kg)BWAS-1793
Bow Chaser2 British 18-Pounder
Pivot Mount1 British 18-Pound Carronade

Service History


DateEventSource
28.7.1809Expedition to the Scheldt


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
 

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