Brazen

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Nominal Guns12BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased6.1781BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeCutter BWAS-1714
Sold4.1799BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck58' 0"Imperial Feet17.6784 
Length of Keel44' 4"Imperial Feet13.4366 
Breadth22' 10"Imperial Feet6.7056 
Depth in Hold9' 6"Imperial Feet2.8956 
Burthen122 8994Tons BM 

Armament


11.11.1790Broadside Weight = 72 Imperial Pound ( 32.652 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck12 British 12-Pound Carronade

5 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
6.1781 - 1.1783Lieutenant George BrisacBWAS-17141.1783 - 5.1783Lieutenant Henry EdmonstonBWAS-17146.1783 - 8.1786Lieutenant John Joseph TauntonBWAS-17148.1786 - 1790Lieutenant John Ferrier (d.1836)BWAS-17141790 - 3.1793Lieutenant James FegenBWAS-1714

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
12.10.1789 - 1790Midshipman William Pryce Cumby (1771-1837)ref:616

Service History


DateEventSource
6.1781Commissioned for the DownsBWAS-1714
22.6.1781Began coppering and fitting at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness BWAS-1714
22.8.1781Completed coppering and fitting at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness at a cost of £998.10.10dBWAS-1714
23.1.1783Took the Brig Le Cartouche (8) BG
5.1783Paid offBWAS-1714
6.1783Recommissioned for the North SeaBWAS-1714
1790Recommissioned for the Irish SeaBWAS-1714
30.1793Paid offBWAS-1714
23.3.1799Advertised for sale in the London GazetteBG

 

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