Nominal Guns22ref:740
NationalityUnited States of America
OperatorUnited States Navy
Keel Laid Down9.7.1813ref:740
First Commissioned9.9.1813ref:740
How acquiredPurpose builtref:740
ShipyardNew York Naval Shipyard - New York ref:740
Ship ClassWasp Classref:740
Designed byWilliam Doughty (1773-1859)ref:740
ConstructorAdam Brown (d.1817)ref:740
CategorySixth Rateref:740
Ship TypeSloop ref:740
Sailing RigShip Riggedref:740
Broken Up to Rebuild1828ref:740


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:740
Between Perpendiculars119'US Feet36.2832 
Breadth31' 6"US Feet9.6012 
Depth in Hold14' 6"US Feet4.3053 
Burthen509US Ton 


19.9.1813Broadside Weight = 332 Imperial Pound ( 150.562 kg)TRN6
Upper Gun Deck20 American 32-Pound Columbiad
Upper Gun Deck2 American 12-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
12.3.1814166 TRN6

2 Commanding Officers

24.7.1813 - 22.11.1814Master CommandantLewis Warrington (1782-1851)W05322.11.1814 - 11.1815CaptainLewis Warrington (1782-1851)EWIKI

1 Warrant Officer

1821SurgeonJohn CadleUSNR-1821

1 Petty Officer

1818MidshipmanJohn M BoardleyW052

Service History

12.3.1814Sailed from New YorkTRN6
29.4.1814Epervier vs Peacock


ref:740The Sailing Navy, 1775-1854Paul H. SilverstoneBook
TRN6The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol VIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
W053Virtual American BiographiesVariousWeb Site
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
USNR-1821US Naval Register for 1821AuthorityWeb Site
W052Officers of the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps in the War of 1812AuthorityWeb Site

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