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Andromache

3052
Nominal Guns32BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered1.2.1780BWAS-1714
Keel Laid Down6.1780BWAS-1714
Launched17.11.1781BWAS-1714
How acquiredBuilt by ContractBWAS-1714
ShipyardGrove Street Yard - Deptford - Barnards' Thames Yards BWAS-1714
Ship ClassAmazon Class (1770)BWAS-1714
Designed by
John WilliamsBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1762-1765
BWAS-1714
Constructor
William BarnardBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1735-1795
BWAS-1714
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeFrigate BWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Broken Up4.1811BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck126' 2"Imperial Feet38.4068 
Length of Keel104' 0"Imperial Feet31.6992 
Breadth35' 0"Imperial Feet10.668 
Depth in Hold12' 2"Imperial Feet3.683 
Burthen684 1294Tons BM 

Armament


17.11.1781Broadside Weight = 228 Imperial Pound ( 103.398 kg)BWAS-1714
Upper Gun Deck26 British 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 British 18-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck4 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 18-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1770220Design Complement

9 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
8.11.1781 - 5.5.1783Captain
George Anson ByronBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1775-1792
ADM 6/22/361
BWAS-1714
5.5.1783 - 8.1786Captain
William Henry King O'HaraBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1768-1789
ADM 6/23/63
BWAS-1714
21.9.1790 - 3.11.1790Captain
Thomas ParrBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1777-1800
ADM 6/24/68
ADM 6/24
3.11.1790 - 22.11.1790Captain
Richard WillisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1778-1808
ADM 6/24/85
ADM 6/24
22.11.1790 - 21.11.1790Captain
Charles Henry LaneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1777-1803
ADM 6/24/88
ADM 6/24
7.3.1793 - 1793Captain
Theophilius JonesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1778-1825
ADM 6/24/217
ADM 6/24
3.1795 - 12.1798Captain
Charles John Moore MansfieldBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1772-1807
HMS01
1.1799 - 1803Captain
Robert LawrieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1846
BWAS-1714
1.1799 - 1803Captain
Robert LawrieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1846
BWAS-1793

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
21.9.1790 - 11.10.1790Lieutenant
John TempleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1813
Transfered ADM 6/24/69
ADM 6/24

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
8.5.1793 - 2.3.1797Purser
Daniel B DawesBritish
Naval Sailor
Dockyard Staff
Service 1777-1822
ADM 29/8

3 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
1796 - 1799Midshipman
John Read BindonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1830
NBD1849
1797 - 2.6.1799Midshipman
Colin MacDonaldBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1846
NBD1849
3.1799 - 6.1799Midshipman
Samuel BurgessBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1830
NBD1849

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
1.1782 - 2.6.1784Able Seaman
Richard ByronBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1781-1837
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Service History


DateEventSource
17.11.1781building at Grove Street Yard - Deptford - Barnards' Thames Yards at a cost of £8467.18.10dBWAS-1714
12.1781Began coppering and fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
4.1.1782Completed coppering and fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £8341.16.7dBWAS-1714
12.4.1782Battle of the Saintes
4.1783Home with dispatches and paid offBWAS-1714
5.1783RecommissionedBWAS-1714
8.10.1783Sailed for the MediterraneanBWAS-1714
8.1786Paid offBWAS-1714
8.1790Began great repair at Limehouse - London BWAS-1714
3.1793RecommissionedBWAS-1714
4.1793Completed great repair at Limehouse - London at a cost of £15115.0.0dBWAS-1714
4.1793fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £5482.0.0dBWAS-1714
1794Sailed to NewfoundlandBWAS-1714
5.5.1795Sailed for the Leeward IslandsBWAS-1714
11.10.1796Sailed for the MediterraneanBWAS-1714
31.1.1797Took an Algerine corsairBWAS-1714
6.9.1799Sailed for HalifaxBWAS-1714
22.3.1801In company with
Cleopatra (32) 1779-1814
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
took a Spanish gunboat off Cuba
BWAS-1714
1803In the BahamasBWAS-1714
1804In the ChannelBWAS-1714
4.1811Broken up at PlymouthBWAS-1714

 

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