Alarm

2948
Nominal Guns26B181
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered20.2.1843B181
Keel Laid Down9.1843B181
Launched22.4.1845B181
How acquiredPurpose builtB181
ShipyardSheerness Dockyard - Sheerness B181
Ship ClassSpartan Class
Designed bySir William SymondsB181
CategorySixth RateB181
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Sold7.7.1904B181

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB181
Length of Gundeck131' 0"Imperial Feet39.9288 
Length of Keel106' 1"Imperial Feet32.313 
Breadth (oa)40' 6 ¼"Imperial Feet12.1984 
Breadth40' 2 ¼"Imperial Feet12.1984 
Depth in Hold10' 9"Imperial Feet3.2766 
Burthen911 3394Tons BM 

Armament


22.4.1845Broadside Weight = 416 Imperial Pound ( 188.656 kg)B181
Upper Gun Deck18 British 32-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 32-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pounder



Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
B181Sail and Steam Navy ListDavid Lyon and Rif WinfieldBook
 

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