Alexandria

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Nominal Guns38BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench Fifth Rate frigate 'La Régénéré' (1794) (38)
Captured2.9.1801BWAS-1793
ShipyardSt Malo - Brittany BWAS-1793
Designed byPierre DuhamelBWAS-1793
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFrigate BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Broken Up4.1804BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck144' 3"Imperial Feet43.8929 
Length of Keel119' 8 ½"Imperial Feet36.2839 
Breadth37' 6"Imperial Feet11.2994 
Depth in Hold11' 8"Imperial Feet3.556 
Burthen895 2094Tons BM 

Armament


1802Broadside Weight = 198 Imperial Pound ( 89.793 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck28 British 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1802CaptainAlexander Wilson (1760-1834)BWAS-17939.2.1810 - 10.1.1811CaptainJohn Quilliam (1771-1829)NAO

Service History


DateEventSource
1802Arrived at SheernessBWAS-1793
1802Moved to Chatham and laid upBWAS-1793
4.1804Broken up at ChathamBWAS-1793

 

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