Bergere

3291
Nominal Guns18BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench corvette 'La Bergère' (1794) (18)
Captured17.4.1806BWAS-1793
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis
Designed byJacques-Noël Sané (1740-1831)
ConstructorJean Marguerite Tupinier (1779-1850)
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Broken Up7.8.1811BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck112' 2"Imperial Feet34.1418 
Length of Keel94' 5 ⅜"Imperial Feet28.6607 
Breadth29' 8"Imperial Feet8.8618 
Depth in Hold18' 0"Imperial Feet5.4864 
Burthen442 1494Tons BM 

Armament


8.1806Broadside Weight = 81 Imperial Pound ( 36.7335 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck18 British 9-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
8.1806121 BWAS-1793

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
15.8.1806 - 5.1807CommanderGranville ProbyBWAS-17935.1807 - 8.1807CommanderGeorge Burrington Whinyates (d.1808)BWAS-1793

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
12.1806 - 6.1807LieutenantJames Boxer (d.1847)NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
8.1806Commissioned in the MedterraneanBWAS-1793
21.8.1807Arrived at Woolwich and laid upBWAS-1793
5.1808Moved to BlackwallBWAS-1793

 

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