Nominal Guns32
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyDutch Fifth Rate frigate 'Proserpine' (1801) (32)
ShipyardAmsterdam - Holland BWAS-1714
CategoryFifth Rate
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck140' 8"Imperial Feet42.6771 
Length of Keel113' 6"Imperial Feet34.4541 
Breadth37' 6"Imperial Feet11.2994 
Depth in Hold140' 8"Imperial Feet42.6771 
Burthen849Tons BM 


6.1805Broadside Weight = 264 Imperial Pound ( 119.724 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck20 British 24-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck2 British 24-Pound Carronade

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
5.180685 BWAS-1793

3 Ship Commanders

5.1806 - 6.1807Commander Alexander Innes (d.1839)BWAS-17936.1807 - 9.1809Commander Edward Wallis HoareBWAS-17939.1809 - 1811Commander William MorceBWAS-1793

1 Petty Officer

2.1810 - 12.1810Midshipman John Sleigh (d.1848) TransferedNBD1849

1 Crewman

1.2.1809 - 2.1810Boy John Sleigh (d.1848)NBD1849

Service History

17.6.1805Arrived at PortsmouthBWAS-1793
1806Guardship at CorkBWAS-1793
5.1806Refitted as a 20 gun Unrated Storeship
5.1806Began fitted as a storeship at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
8.1806Completed fitted as a storeship at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
5.1811fitting as a Receiving Ship at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
1812In Ordinary at PlymouthBWAS-1793
9.8.1815Sold for £1,150BWAS-1793


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