Berwick

3299
Nominal Guns74BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered1.7.1807BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down10.1807BWAS-1793
Launched11.9.1809BWAS-1793
How acquiredBuilt by ContractBWAS-1793
ShipyardBlackwall Yard - Blackwall BWAS-1793
Ship ClassArmada ClassBWAS-1793
Designed by The SurveyorsBWAS-1793
Constructor John Perry (1743-1810)BWAS-1793
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip of the Line BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Broken Up3.1821BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck176' 0"Imperial Feet53.6448 
Length of Keel144' 11 ¾"Imperial Feet43.9103 
Breadth47' 9 ½"Imperial Feet14.3383 
Depth in Hold21' 0"Imperial Feet6.4008 
Draught Forward12' 11"Imperial Feet3.6703 
Draught Aft18' 0"Imperial Feet5.4864 
Burthen1,761Tons BM 

Armament


11.9.1809Broadside Weight = 928 Imperial Pound ( 420.848 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck28 British 32-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck4 British 12-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.10.1806590Design Complement

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
3.1810 - 10.1811Captain James MacnamaraBWAS-179310.1811 - 1815Captain Edward Brace (1770-1843)BWAS-17931815 - 1816Captain John NashBWAS-1793

3 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
3.1810 - 1810First Lieutenant John CampbellNBD184930.5.1813 - 14.10.1814Lieutenant Francis BraceNBD18491.10.1814 - 7.1816Lieutenant Joseph O'BrienNBD1849

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
5.9.1807 - 3.10.1816Carpenter William BallADM 29/8

10 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
3.1810 - 1810Midshipman William BlenkarneNBD18493.1810 - 1.10.1814Midshipman Joseph O'BrienNBD18496.1810Master's Mate George Taylor Airey (d.1851)NL18651.1812 - 2.1812Master's Mate Francis BraceNBD18491813Midshipman James Hawkins-Whitshed (1795-1813)E-WIKI1814Midshipman William Ball (1794-?)NBD18497.1814 - 2.1815Midshipman Robert ButcherNBD18498.1814 - 10.1816Midshipman Henry QuinNBD18491815Master's Mate James Anderson (d.1846)NL18653.1815 - 1815Master's Mate James CrutchleyNBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
24.3.1811Chased L'Amazone (40) onto the rocks off BarfleurBWAS-1793
24.3.1811Attack on the Amazone
17.11.1811Sailed for the MediterraneanBWAS-1793
16.5.1813Took the Xebec Fortune (10) by boats
7.1816Laid up at PlymouthBWAS-1793
3.1821Broken up at PlymouthBWAS-1793

 

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