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Carnatic -> 1815 Captain

3499
Nominal Guns74BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Acquired21.1.1783BWAS-1714
First Commissioned3.1783BWAS-1714
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
Ship ClassCarnatic Class (1779)BWAS-1714
Designed by
Sir John HenslowBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1761-1784
BWAS-1714
Constructor
James TaylorBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1740-1826
BWAS-1714
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip of the LineBWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Broken Up9.1825BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck172' 3"Imperial Feet52.4267 
Length of Keel140' 5 ¼"Imperial Feet42.6784 
Breadth47' 9"Imperial Feet14.3583 
Depth in Hold20' 9"Imperial Feet6.3246 
Burthen1,703 2194Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck172' 3"Imperial Feet52.4267 
Length of Keel140' 5 ¼"Imperial Feet42.6784 
Breadth47' 9"Imperial Feet14.3583 
Depth in Hold20' 9"Imperial Feet6.3246 
Burthen1,703 2194Tons BM 

Armament


21.1.1783Broadside Weight = 781 Imperial Pound ( 354.1835 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck28 British 32-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck14 British 9-Pounder
Forecastle4 British 9-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1783640Design complementBWAS-1714

15 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
18.1.1783 - 20.1.1783Captain
William O'Bryen DruryBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1778-1811
ADM 6/23/12
ADM 6/23
20.1.1783 - 21.1.1783Captain
James AlmsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1769-1814
ADM 6/23/12
ADM 6/23
21.1.1783 - 19.3.1783Captain
John PeytonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1772-1808
ADM 6/23/13
ADM 6/23
19.3.1783 - 21.4.1786Captain
Anthony James Pye MolloyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1768-1794
ADM 6/23/36
BWAS-1714
21.4.1786 - 1.5.1789Captain
The Hon. Peregrine BertieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1759-1789
ADM 6/23/329
BWAS-1714
1.5.1789 - 28.8.1791Captain
John FordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1753-1795
ADM 6/23/523
BWAS-1714
28.8.1791 - 30.8.1792Captain
John FordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1753-1795
ADM 6/24/130
ADM 6/24
11.1795 - 3.1796Captain
Richard GrindallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1776-1814
BWAS-1714
3.1796 - 1797Captain
Henry JenkinsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1780-1799
BWAS-1714
1798 - 1799Captain
George BowenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1783-1800
BWAS-1714
1799 - 1800Captain
John LoringBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1803
BWAS-1714
1800 - 1.1801Captain
Edward Tyrrel SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1767-1812
BWAS-1714
1.1801 - 6.1802Captain
Charles BrisbaneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1819
BWAS-1714
25.7.1801 - 25.10.1801Acting Captain
James KatonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1783-1841
ADM 196/5/1
ADM 196
6.1802 - 1805Captain
Charles Vinicombe PenroseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1772-1817
BWAS-1714

3 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
24.9.1787 - 11.1787Rear-Admiral of the Blue
John JervisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1749-1806
BWAS-1714
3.1796 - 1797Rear-Admiral of the Blue
Charles Morice PoleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1770-1830
BWAS-1714
6.1802 - 1802Rear-Admiral of the White
Robert MontaguBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1825
BWAS-1714

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
12.10.1790 - 1790Fifth Lieutenant
John TempleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1813
ADM 6/24/75
ADM 6/24
9.12.1790 - 1790First Lieutenant
Thomas SurridgeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1814
ADM 6/24/94
ADM 6/24

2 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
30.1.1800 - 27.11.1801Master
James RusselBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1797-1802
ADM 29-1
20.4.1802 - 8.7.1802Master
James RusselBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1797-1802
ADM 29-1

5 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
12.1782 - 1783Midshipman
Thomas BrowneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1782-1846
NBD1849
21.1.1783 - 15.3.1783Midshipman
Thomas BakerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1781-1837
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9.1787 - 12.1793Midshipman
John BakerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1782-1810
NBD1849
1789 - 26.8.1789Midshipman
Anthony HuntBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1789-1796
TNC
1789 - 1793Midshipman
Richard BourneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1787-1840
NBD1849

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
13.2.1796 - 18.11.17961st Class Volunteer
William HillBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1819
NAO

Service History


DateEventSource
2.2.1783Completed at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £13803.19.5dBWAS-1714
7.1783coppering and fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich at a cost of £2929.13.10dBWAS-1714
1785Guardship at PlymouthBWAS-1714
2.1787Began fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1714
10.1787Completed fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £8743.11.3dBWAS-1714
6.1790fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £5054.11.10dBWAS-1714
8.1791Guardship at PlymouthBWAS-1714
30.8.1792Paid offADM 51
11.1792Began middling repair at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1714
3.1796Completed middling repair at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £39229.0.0dBWAS-1714
4.1796Sailed for the Leeward IslandsBWAS-1714
6.1805Began fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1714
7.1805Completed fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1714
1812In ordinary at PlymouthBWAS-1714
14.7.1815Renamed CaptainBWAS-1714
30.9.1825Break up completed at PlymouthBWAS-1714


Notes on Ship


Paid for by the HEICBWAS-1714
The ship was paid for by the Honerable East India comany, the only cost to the R.N. was £112.6.7d for 'extra works'

 

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