Nominal Guns16ref:740
NationalityUnited States of America
OperatorUnited States Navy
Keel Laid Down1839ref:740
First Commissioned11.12.1840ref:740
How acquiredPurpose builtref:740
ShipyardPhiladelphia Naval Shipyard - Philadelphia ref:740
Ship ClassDale Classref:740
Designed by John Lenthallref:740
Ship TypeSloop ref:740
Sailing RigShip Riggedref:740
BecomesAmerican sloop 'Dale' (1895)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:740
Between Perpendiculars117' 7"US Feet35.6721 
Breadth33' 10"US Feet10.0584 
Depth in Hold15'US Feet4.5974 
Burthen566US Ton 


8.11.1839Broadside Weight = 236 Imperial Pound ( 107.026 kg)ref:740
Gun Deck14 American 32-Pounder
Bow Chaser2 American 12-Pounder

1846Broadside Weight = 256 Imperial Pound ( 116.096 kg)ref:740
Gun Deck16 American 32-Pounder

1853Broadside Weight = 224 Imperial Pound ( 101.584 kg)ref:740
Gun Deck14 American 32-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
8.11.1839150Design Complementref:740


Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page

Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Wednesday 23rd of September 2020 05:50Albert Parker Probert Morgan (c.1710-1756)
Wednesday 23rd of September 2020 05:49Albert Parker Jeremiah Morgan (d.1773)
Wednesday 23rd of September 2020 05:42Albert Parker Joseph Veale (bef.1718-bef.1783)
Wednesday 23rd of September 2020 04:18Albert Parker Robert Tilliard (d.1753)
Tuesday 22nd of September 2020 14:41Christopher Heathcote Richard Pickersgill (d.1779)