Nominal Guns12BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Keel Laid Down3.1812BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardBursledon - Hampshire BWAS-1793
Ship ClassBold - Modified Confounder ClassBWAS-1793
Designed by William Rule (d.1816)BWAS-1793
Constructor & Blake TysonBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1793
Sold for Break Up12.10.1815BWAS-1793


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck84' 6"Imperial Feet25.6413 
Length of Keel70' 2 ¾"Imperial Feet21.3551 
Breadth22' 2 ¼"Imperial Feet6.712 
Depth in Hold11' 0"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Burthen183 8494Tons BM 


27.7.1812Broadside Weight = 96 Imperial Pound ( 43.536 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck10 British 18-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
181160Design Complement

2 Ship Commanders

9.1812 - 5.1814Commander Richard Coote (d.1814)BWAS-179326.5.1814 - 1815Commander William RawlinsBWAS-1793

Service History

22.8.1812Began fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
9.10.1812Completed fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
23.3.1813Sailed for North AmericaBWAS-1793
12.10.1815Sold for £750BWAS-1793


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