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Nominal Guns16BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered1.10.1806BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down3.1807BWAS-1793
Launched7.10.1807BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardKing's Lynn - Norfolk BWAS-1793
Ship ClassCruizer ClassBWAS-1793
Designed byWilliam Rule (d.1816)BWAS-1793
ConstructorJosiah and Thomas BrindleyBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1793
Sold for Break Up8.1835BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck100' 1 ½"Imperial Feet30.4927 
Length of Keel77' 4"Imperial Feet23.4841 
Breadth30' 7"Imperial Feet9.3218 
Depth in Hold12' 9"Imperial Feet3.7719 
Draught Forward6' 0"Imperial Feet1.8288 
Draught Aft10' 10"Imperial Feet3.048 
Burthen384 7094Tons BM 

Armament


7.10.1807Broadside Weight = 262 Imperial Pound ( 118.817 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck16 British 32-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1797121Design Complement

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
12.1807 - 9.5.1812CommanderAlexander Richard MackenzieBWAS-17937.1812 - 6.1814CommanderRichard Foley (d.1829)BWAS-17936.1814 - 4.1816CommanderNicholas Charles Dobree (c.1790-?)BWAS-1793

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
1809 - 1811MidshipmanDaniel M'neale BeattyNBD18491809 - 1.1812MidshipmanCharles BattenNBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
4.11.1807Began fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
29.1.1808Completed fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
25.10.1810Sailed for PortugalBWAS-1793
24.1.1812Sailed for PortugalBWAS-1793
8.4.1816Arrived at Portsmouth and laid upBWAS-1793
8.1835Sold to be broken up to Tibbett for £650BWAS-1793

 

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