Trafalgar -> 1825 Camperdown -> 1882 Pitt

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Nominal Guns106BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered12.6.1807BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down5.1813BWAS-1793
Launched26.7.1820BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardChatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
Designed byWilliam Rule (d.1816)BWAS-1793
ConstructorGeorge ParkinBWAS-1793
CategoryFirst RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip of the Line BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Sold15.5.1906BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck196' 0"Imperial Feet59.7408 
Length of Keel162' 9"Imperial Feet49.3813 
Breadth52' 6"Imperial Feet15.9258 
Depth in Hold22' 8"Imperial Feet6.8072 
Burthen2,404Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck195' 11"Imperial Feet59.4363 
Length of Keel162' 11"Imperial Feet49.378 
Breadth52' 8"Imperial Feet15.9512 
Depth in Hold22' 8"Imperial Feet6.8072 
Draught Forward13' 10"Imperial Feet3.9624 
Draught Aft17' 4"Imperial Feet5.1961 
Burthen2,404Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB181
Displacement4,140Ton 

Armament


1820Broadside Weight = 1160 Imperial Pound ( 526.06 kg)B065
Lower Gun Deck28 British 32-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck30 British 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 British 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck6 British 12-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 12-Pounder
Roundhouse6 British 18-Pound Carronade

1820Broadside Weight = 1430 Imperial Pound ( 648.505 kg)B181
Lower Gun Deck28 British 32-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck30 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 British 24-Pound Congreve
Quarterdeck8 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck6 British 12-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 12-Pounder
Roundhouse6 British 18-Pound Carronade

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1820738EstablishmentBWAS-1793

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
10.1840 - 16.12.1841CaptainSir Henry Loraine Baker (Baronet ) (1787-1859)NBD184916.12.1841 - 12.1843CaptainFrancis BraceNBD18498.5.1863 - 28.2.1864CaptainThomas Henry Mason (1811-?)W025

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
10.12.1841 - 12.1843Vice-AdmiralSir Edward Brace (1770-1843)W025

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
19.10.1842 - 12.7.1843LieutenantJohn BlackmoreBWAS-171417.5.1845 - 1845LieutenantAugustus Peter Arkwright (1821-?)NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
7.9.1820Completed at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £85082.0.0dB181
22.2.1825Renamed Camperdown
11.1853Guard and receiving ship at PortsmouthB181
1860Coal depot at PortsmouthB181
29.8.1882Renamed PittB181
15.5.1906Sold to Castle to break up at CharltonB181

 

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