Franklin

2380
Nominal Guns74ref:740
NationalityUnited States of America
OperatorUnited States Navy
Keel Laid Down1815ref:740
Launched25.8.1815ref:740
First Commissioned8.1815ref:740
How acquiredPurpose builtref:740
ShipyardPhiladelphia Naval Shipyard - Philadelphia ref:740
Designed by Samuel Humphreys (1778-1846)ref:740
Constructor Charles Penroseref:740
CategoryThird Rateref:740
Ship TypeShip of the Line ref:740
Sailing RigShip Riggedref:740
Last known1852ref:740

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:740
Length of Keel155'US Feet47.2463 
Between Perpendiculars187' 10"US Feet56.9976 
Breadth50'US Feet15.24 
Depth in Hold24' 4"US Feet7.3406 
Burthen2243US Ton 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
8.1815786 ref:740

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
5.1821 - 3.3.1823Midshipman Charles Wilkes (1798-1877)DANFS

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1821Surgeon Thomas B SalterUSNR-1821

3 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
9.7.1816 - 17.9.1816Midshipman Irvine Shubrick (1797-1849)1821Surgeon's Mate Richard StevensUSNR-18211821Surgeon's Mate Frederick P MarkhamUSNR-1821

 

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