Bombay

3355
Nominal Guns84B065
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered26.1.1825B065
Keel Laid Down5.1826B065
Acquired17.2.1828B065
ShipyardBombay Dockyard - Bombay B065
Ship ClassCanopus Class (modified)B065
CategorySecond RateB065
Ship TypeShip of the Line B065
Sailing RigShip RiggedB065
Burnt14.12.1864B065

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck193' 10"Imperial Feet58.8264 
Length of Keel160' 2 ⅝"Imperial Feet48.7839 
Breadth52' 4 ½"Imperial Feet15.8623 
Depth in Hold22' 6"Imperial Feet6.7818 
Burthen2,284Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1817
Building MaterialTeak  

Armament


17.2.1828Broadside Weight = 1224 Imperial Pound ( 555.084 kg)B181
Lower Gun Deck32 British 32-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck32 British 24-Pounder
Quarterdeck14 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck4 British 24-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 24-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1815700Design Complement

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1828 - 10.1828LieutenantAlexander BrownNBD1849

 

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Thursday 4th of June 2020 04:19Albert Parker2nd Battle of Cape Finisterre
Thursday 4th of June 2020 03:18Albert Parker2nd Battle of Cape Finisterre
Thursday 4th of June 2020 03:11Albert Parker2nd Battle of Cape Finisterre
Wednesday 3rd of June 2020 16:33Wade FalconSpanish First Rate ship of the line 'Nuestra Señora de la Santisima Trinidad' (1769) (116)
Tuesday 2nd of June 2020 13:22CySir William Carnegie (7th Earl Northesk) (1756-1831)