Hudson

2412
Nominal Guns44DANFS
NationalityUnited States of America
OperatorUnited States Navy
Purchased1826DANFS
Home Port 
ShipyardUnknownDANFS
Constructor Smith and DimonDANFS
CategoryFifth RateDANFS
Ship TypeFrigate DANFS
Sailing RigShip RiggedDANFS
Broken Up1844DANFS

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDANFS
Length of Gundeck177' 0"US Feet53.9496 
Breadth45' 0"US Feet13.716 
Depth in Hold13' 8"US Feet4.0301 
Burthen1,728Tons BM 

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1829Commodore John Orde Creighton (d.1838)DANFS

Service History


DateEventSource
11.1825Launched at New York City as the Liberator for the Greeks, who were unable to pay for her.DANFS
1828CommissionedDANFS
28.9.1828Sailed from New York for the Brazil stationDANFS
29.11.1828Arrived in Rio de JanerioDANFS
13.6.1831Left BrazilDANFS
5.8.1831Arrived in New York where she became a receiving shipDANFS


Notes on Ship


Original orderDANFS
Oringially ordered for the Greek government by Smith & Dimon of New York. When Greece was unable to pay for her, she was purchased by the Navy and commissioned at New York.

 

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