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Bloodhound

3344
Nominal Guns12BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered7.1.1801BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down1.1801BWAS-1793
Launched2.4.1801BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardRotherhithe - London - Surrey BWAS-1793
Ship ClassBloodhound ClassBWAS-1793
Designed by
Sir John HenslowBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1761-1784
BWAS-1793
Constructor
John RandallBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1755-1802
BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeGun-brig BWAS-1793
Sold for Break Up18.9.1816BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck80' 1"Imperial Feet24.4094 
Length of Keel65' 7"Imperial Feet19.8476 
Breadth23' 1"Imperial Feet7.0189 
Depth in Hold8' 6"Imperial Feet2.5908 
Draught Forward5' 8"Imperial Feet1.7272 
Draught Aft7' 7"Imperial Feet2.3114 
Burthen185 8394Tons BM 

Armament


2.4.1801Broadside Weight = 108 Imperial Pound ( 48.978 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck10 British 18-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser2 British 18-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
180150Design Complement

7 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
4.1801 - 10.1802Lieutenant
Joseph Bradby BogueBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1801-1806
BWAS-1793
10.1802 - 8.1805Lieutenant
Henry RichardsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1794-1805
BWAS-1793
8.1805 - 1807Lieutenant
Thomas WarrandBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1800-1815
BWAS-1793
1807 - 1808Lieutenant
Samuel Ward FlindersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1801-1808
BWAS-1793
1808 - 1811Lieutenant
Thomas WarrandBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1800-1815
BWAS-1793
7.12.1811 - 1.3.1812Lieutenant
Josias BrayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1794-1825
NAO
12.1812 - 1814Lieutenant
Charles RubidgeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1806-1814
BWAS-1793

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
11.1801 - 5.1803Midshipman
Whitwell ButlerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1799-1845
NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
3.4.1801Began fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
19.4.1801Completed fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
28.7.1809Expedition to the Scheldt
6.8.1810Took the Privateer
La Becassine (2) 1810-1810
French 2 Gun
Privateer
in the North Sea

4.12.1811Wrecked near Trevose Head but salvagedBWAS-1793
18.9.1816Sold at Plymouth for £580BWAS-1793

 

Previous comments on this page

Posted by Cy on Tuesday 25th of September 2018 17:25

Thanks. For crew lists you will need to visit the national archives at Kew. They have not been digitised.


Posted by Colin Hose on Tuesday 25th of September 2018 11:49

Useful info, but would have liked to have known who the crew were. My great grandfather x3 John Hose, ordinary seaman who went on to become a Lieutenant.


Posted by Colin Hose on Tuesday 25th of September 2018 11:45

Useful info, but would have liked to have known who the crew were. My great grandfather x3 John Hose, ordinary seaman who went on to become a Lieutenant.

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