General Greene

2409
Nominal Guns30DANFS
NationalityUnited States of America
OperatorUnited States Navy
Launched21.1.1799DANFS
First Commissioned2.6.1799DANFS
How acquiredBuilt by ContractDANFS
ShipyardWarren - Rhode Island DANFS
ConstructorJames DeWolf (1764-1837)DANFS
CategoryFifth RateDANFS
Ship TypeFrigate DANFS
Sailing RigShip RiggedDANFS
Burnt25.8.1814DANFS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDANFS
Length of Gundeck124' 3"Imperial Feet37.7984 
Breadth34' 8"Imperial Feet10.414 
Depth in Hold17' 4"Imperial Feet5.1961 
Burthen654Tons BM 

Armament


21.1.1799Broadside Weight = 162 Imperial Pound ( 73.467 kg)DANFS
Upper Gun Deck24 American 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 American 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
21.1.1799250 DANFS

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
21.1.1799 - 3.4.1801CaptainChristopher Raymond Perry (1761-1818)DANFS

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
2.4.1801 - 15.11.1801Acting PurserGideon Babcockref:1203

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1800Captain's ClerkGideon Babcockref:1203

Service History


DateEventSource
21.7.1800

Arrived at Newport and was decommissioned.

EWIKI
1803Refitted as an unarmed Unrated Hospital Ship EWIKI
1805Refitted as an unarmed Other Vessels Sheer Hulk EWIKI

 

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