Badger

3214
Nominal Guns4BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased3.2.1794BWAS-1793
First Commissioned4.1794BWAS-1793
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeGun-brig BWAS-1793
Sold1802BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck61' 0"Imperial Feet18.5928 
Length of Keel54' 1"Imperial Feet16.4656 
Breadth14' 4"Imperial Feet4.2926 
Depth in Hold6' 2"Imperial Feet1.8796 
Burthen59Tons BM 

Armament


4.4.1794Broadside Weight = 60 Imperial Pound ( 27.21 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck3 British 32-Pound Carronade
Gun Deck1 British 24-Pounder

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
4.1794 - 8.1795Lieutenant Lewis Mortlock (d.1799)BWAS-17938.1795 - 11.5.1798Lieutenant Charles Papps Price (d.1813)BWAS-179311.5.1798 - 1801Commander Charles Papps Price (d.1813)BWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
7.3.1794RegisteredBWAS-1793
4.1794Began fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
25.5.1794Completed fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
26.2.1798Took the Chasse-Maree La Souris (16) off the St Marcou Islands
7.5.1798Took the Unrated Le Flibustier off the St Marcou Islands
16.9.1800Took the Lugger La Victoire off St Marcou
5.1805Paid off and later soldBWAS-1793

 

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