Bann

3222
Nominal Guns20BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered18.11.1812BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down5.1813BWAS-1793
Launched8.6.1814BWAS-1793
First Commissioned1.1815BWAS-1793
How acquiredBuilt by ContractBWAS-1793
ShipyardUpnor - Kent BWAS-1793
Ship ClassCyrus ClassBWAS-1793
Designed byWilliam Rule (d.1816)BWAS-1793
ConstructorJohn King (1769-?)BWAS-1793
CategorySixth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypePost Ship BWAS-1793
Sold8.1.1829BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck115' 11 ¾"Imperial Feet35.0711 
Length of Gundeck115' 6"Imperial Feet35.0622 
Length of Keel97' 2"Imperial Feet29.5729 
Length of Keel97' 3 ¼"Imperial Feet29.572 
Breadth30' 8"Imperial Feet9.3472 
Breadth29' 10"Imperial Feet8.8392 
Depth in Hold8' 6"Imperial Feet2.5908 
Draught Forward8' 6"Tons BM 
Draught Aft9' 7"Imperial Feet2.921 
Burthen454 8094Tons BM 
Burthen465 6294Tons BM 

Armament


8.6.1814Broadside Weight = 326 Imperial Pound ( 147.841 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck20 British 32-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
27.11.1812135Design Complement

9 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
6.1814CaptainJohn TancockBWAS-17931815CaptainWilliam FisherBWAS-17931815CaptainEdward ScobellBWAS-17931815CaptainLewis ShepheardBWAS-17931815CaptainThomas WhinyatesBWAS-17931818 - 1820CommanderAndrew MitchellBWAS-17931820 - 6.1820CommanderWilson Braddyll Bigland (1788-?)BWAS-17936.1820 - 1821CommanderJodrell LeighBWAS-17936.3.1821 - 18.1.1823CommanderJohn Ralph BloisNBD1849

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
18.9.1815 - 28.8.1816LieutenantJohn Robert BensonNBD18491.8.1823 - 21.10.1823Acting LieutenantThomas BrydgesNBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
2.1814Began fitting for ordinary at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
17.2.1814Completed fitting for ordinary at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
12.1814Began fitting for sea at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
23.1.1815Completed fitting for sea at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
9.1815Began fitting for sea at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
11.1815Completed fitting for sea at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
2.1817Refitted as a 20 gun Unrated Unknown
6.1818Began fitting for sea at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
11.1818Completed fitting for sea at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
6.1820Paid off and recommissionedBWAS-1793
8.1.1829Sold at Chatham to H. Crompton for £1,050BWAS-1793

 

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