Borer

2568
Nominal Guns2B068
NationalityUnited States of America
OperatorUnited States Navy
Ordered2.1814B068
Keel Laid Down3.1814B068
Launched1814B068
How acquiredPurpose builtB068
ShipyardVergennes - Vermont B068
Designed byWilliam Doughty (1773-1859)B068
ConstructorNoah Brown (1770-1850)B068
CategoryUnratedB068
Ship TypeGalley B068
Sold1825B068

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDANFS
Length of Gundeck75' 0"Imperial Feet22.86 
Breadth15' 0"Imperial Feet4.572 
Depth in Hold4' 0"Imperial Feet1.2192 
Burthen70Tons BM 

Armament


1814Broadside Weight = 21 Imperial Pound ( 9.5235 kg)B068
Gun Deck1 American 24 Pounder
Gun Deck1 American 18 Pound Carronade

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
181440Establishment?DANFS

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1814MidshipmanThomas Anderson Conover (d.1864)DANFS

Service History


DateEventSource
11.9.1814Battle of Lake Champlain
1815Commissioned into the US NavyDANFS
1815Laid up at Whitehall NYDANFS
1825Sold at Whitehall NYDANFS


Notes on Ship



Lugger rigged and with 26 oars

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
B068Warships of the Great lakesRobert MalcomsonBook
DANFSDictionary of American Naval Fighting ShipsUnknownWeb Site
 

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