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2910
Nominal Guns6BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered24.5.1800BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down7.1800BWAS-1793
Launched30.12.1800BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardRotherhithe - London - Surrey BWAS-1793
Ship ClassExpress Class
Designed bySir John Henslow (1730-1815)BWAS-1793
ConstructorJohn Randall (1755-1802)BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSchooner
Sold1805BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck88' 0"Imperial Feet26.8224 
Length of Keel72' 7 ½"Imperial Feet21.9583 
Breadth21' 6"Imperial Feet6.5532 
Depth in Hold13' 1"Imperial Feet3.9709 
Burthen178 4894Tons BM 

Armament


1.1801Broadside Weight = 36 Imperial Pound ( 16.326 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck6 British 12-Pound Carronade

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
180030Design Complement

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1.1801 - 8.1802LieutenantWilliam Robertson (d.1807)BWAS-17932.1802 - 1804LieutenantJoseph NourseBWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
7.1804No longer listedBWAS-1793


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
 

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