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Nominal Guns120B033
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered15.1.1806B033
Keel Laid Down6.1808B033
Launched28.3.1815B033
First Commissioned8.1835B033
How acquiredPurpose builtB033
ShipyardChatham Dockyard - Chatham B033
Ship ClassNelson Class (1806)B033
Designed by
The SurveyorsBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1739-1741
B033
Constructor
Sir Robert SeppingsBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1832
B033
CategoryFirst RateB033
Ship TypeShip of the LineB033
Sailing RigShip RiggedB033
Broken Up23.2.1854B033

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck205' 0"Imperial Feet62.484 
Length of Keel170' 7"Imperial Feet51.8185 
Breadth53' 8 ¾"Imperial Feet16.1735 
Depth in Hold24' 0"Imperial Feet7.3152 
Burthen2,619 3694Tons BM 

Armament


28.3.1815Broadside Weight = 1538 Imperial Pound ( 697.483 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck32 British 32-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck34 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck34 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck6 British 12-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 12-Pounder
Roundhouse6 British 24-Pound Carronade

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.10.1806875Design Complement

7 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
27.8.1835 - 1835Captain
Alexander ElliceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1813-1835
26.8.1839 - 1839Captain
Clarence Edward PagetBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1839-1845
1840 - 21.8.1841Captain
Watkin Owen PellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1806-1861
29.7.1840 - 10.1840Unknown
Sir Henry Loraine Baker (Baronet )British
Naval Sailor
Service 1797-1846
NBD1849
21.8.1841 - 27.7.1843Captain
Robert SmartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1841-1843
3.1843 - 27.7.1843Captain
Thomas ForrestBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1802-1843
B177
28.4.1847 - 1847Captain
Sir James StirlingBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1808-1847

2 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
27.8.1835 - 1835Vice-Admiral
Charles Elphinstone FleemingBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1837
21.8.1841 - 3.1843Rear-Admiral
Francis MasonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1843

6 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
23.2.1836 - 1837Lieutenant
George Sherbrooke AireyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1822-1837
NL1865
3.2.1837 - 25.2.1842First Lieutenant
James AndersonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1808-1866
NBD1849
20.5.1837 - 1838Lieutenant
David Charles CumbyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1827-1838
NBD1849
1.10.1840 - 1843Lieutenant
Perceval BaskervilleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1813-1844
NBD1849
1.10.1840 - 10.7.1843Commander
James Vashon BakerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1811-1863
NBD1849
13.7.1842 - 31.12.1844Lieutenant
Arthur BarrowBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1856-1866
NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
1815Laid up at Sheerness
28.3.1815building at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £98105.0.0dBWAS-1793
90.1823Began making good defects at Sheerness - Kent BWAS-1793
4.1824Completed making good defects at Sheerness - Kent at a cost of £10520.0.0dBWAS-1793
10.1832Began repairs at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
7.1833Completed repairs at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £5142.0.0dBWAS-1793
7.1835Began fitting at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness BWAS-1793
7.1836Completed fitting at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness at a cost of £10109.0.0dBWAS-1793
1838

Half-pay

NBD1849
1840Fitted for the Mediterranean
8.1840Began fitting at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness BWAS-1793
10.1840Completed fitting at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness at a cost of £5603.0.0dBWAS-1793
27.7.1841Commissioned as flagship for the Mediterranean
27.7.1843Paid off at Sheerness
1844Laid up at Sheerness
1847Commissioned for the Mediterranean
3.1847Began fitting at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness BWAS-1793
5.1847Completed fitting at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness at a cost of £16044.0.0dBWAS-1793
10.1847fitting at Unknown at a cost of £3042.0.0dBWAS-1793
1848Laid up at Sheerness
6.1848To the MediterraneanBWAS-1793
7.1850Returned homeBWAS-1793
1853In ordinary at SheernessBWAS-1793
23.2.1854Break up completed at SheernessBWAS-1793

 

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