Canso

3489
Nominal Guns12
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyAmerican Privateer schooner 'Lottery' (1811) (6)
Captured8.2.1813
ShipyardMaryland - United States BWAS-1793
CategoryUnrated
Ship TypeSchooner
Sold30.5.1816

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck93' 0"Imperial Feet28.3464 
Length of Keel75' 9"Imperial Feet22.9057 
Breadth23' 8"Imperial Feet7.0781 
Depth in Hold10' 2"Imperial Feet3.0988 
Burthen225Tons BM 

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
8.2.1813 - 5.1816LieutenantWentworth Parsons CrokeBWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
18.11.1813RegisteredBWAS-1793

 

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Posted by Tim Oakley on Wednesday 6th of November 2019 06:58

8 Feb 1813 boats from Maidstone, Belvidera, Junon and Statira, at anchor in Lynhaven Bay, captured the letter of marque Lottery6 schooner, [pierced for 16 guns] captain, John Southcomb [killed] sailing from Baltimore to Bordeaux with a cargo [NB typo in Croke's commission should be 1813]

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