Algerine

2999
Nominal Guns10B181
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered23.5.1826B181
Keel Laid Down10.1827B181
Launched1.8.1829B181
How acquiredPurpose builtB181
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B181
Ship ClassCherokee ClassB181
Designed bySir Henry Peake (1753-1825)B181
CategoryUnratedB181
Ship TypeSloop B181
Sailing RigBrigB181
Sold30.4.1844B181

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB181
Length of Gundeck90' 0"Imperial Feet27.432 
Length of Keel73' 7 ⅝"Imperial Feet22.2663 
Breadth24' 6"Imperial Feet7.3533 
Depth in Hold11' 0"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Displacement297Tons BM 
Burthen235 994Tons BM 

Armament


1.8.1829Broadside Weight = 78 Imperial Pound ( 35.373 kg)B181
Gun Deck8 British 18-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
26.11.180775Design Complement

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
6.1829 - 25.11.1830Commander Charles Talbot (1801-1876)NBD1849

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
8.10.1841 - 11.1843Lieutenant Henry KingNBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
14.6.1842Capture of Woosung

 

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