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Nominal Guns22BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered29.5.1804BWAS-1793
Launched3.11.1804BWAS-1793
How acquiredBuilt by ContractBWAS-1793
ShipyardMistley - Essex BWAS-1793
Ship ClassCombatant Class (1804)BWAS-1793
Designed by
John StainforthBritish
Ship Builder
BWAS-1793
Constructor
Isaac BettsBritish
Ship Builder
BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloopBWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Sold17.10.1816BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck117' 7"Imperial Feet35.6721 
Length of Keel100' 4 ¾"Imperial Feet30.4991 
Breadth28' 0"Imperial Feet8.5344 
Depth in Hold11' 3"Imperial Feet3.429 
Burthen418 6394Tons BM 

Armament


3.11.1804Broadside Weight = 264 Imperial Pound ( 119.724 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck22 British 24-Pound Carronade

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1804121Design Complement

4 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
3.1805 - 1806Captain
George ElliottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1800-1813
BWAS-1793
1806Captain
Alexander Robert KerrBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1815
BWAS-1793
1806 - 1807Commander
Alexander Richard MackenzieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1805-1815
BWAS-1793
6.1808 - 9.1808Commander
Thomas RenwickBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1794-1817
BWAS-1793

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
18.1.1806 - 11.1806Lieutenant
James Balfour RobertsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1795-1811
NBD1849

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
2.5.1806 - 18061st Class Volunteer
Charles BattenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1806-1815
NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
1808Refitted as a 18 gun Unrated Unknown
3.1808Began fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
7.1808Completed fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
1812In Ordinary at SheernessBWAS-1793
1.10.1816Sold at Sheerness for £800BWAS-1793

 

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