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Concorde

3659
Nominal Guns36BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Captured15.2.1783BWAS-1714
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis BWAS-1714
Ship ClassConcorde Class (1777)BWAS-1714
Designed by
Henri ChevillardFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1674
BWAS-1714
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeFrigateBWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Sold21.1.1811BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck142' 11"Imperial Feet43.2822 
Length of Keel118' 10"Imperial Feet35.9664 
Breadth37' 6"Imperial Feet11.2994 
Depth in Hold11' 7"Imperial Feet3.5306 
Burthen888 8294Tons BM 

Armament


1783Broadside Weight = 174 Imperial Pound ( 78.909 kg)BWAS-1714
Upper Gun Deck26 British 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

1793Broadside Weight = 228 Imperial Pound ( 103.398 kg)BWAS-1714
Upper Gun Deck26 British 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 British 24-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 24-Pound Carronade

12 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1.3.1783 - 7.5.1783Captain
John WellsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1821
Transfered ADM 6/23/106
Confirmed 7.8.1783
ADM 6/23
7.5.1783 - 6.9.1783Captain
Augustus MontgomeryBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1781-1794
ADM 6/23/138
Issued by
Hugh PigotBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1787
, Barbados - Windward Islands - Barbados & the Leeward Islands
Confirmed 12.9.1783
ADM 6/23
21.9.1790 - 22.11.1790Captain
Thomas FoleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1778-1830
ADM 6/24/68
ADM 6/24
22.11.1790Captain
John MaudeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1769-1793
ADM 6/24/88
ADM 6/24
11.4.1793 - 13.3.1794Captain
Thomas WellsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1780-1810
Transfered ADM 6/24/228
BWAS-1714
13.3.1794 - 12.7.1794Captain Transfered ADM 6/25/19BWAS-171412.7.1794 - 11.1796Captain
Anthony HuntBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1789-1796
ADM 6/25/61
BWAS-1714
11.1796 - 6.1797Captain
Richard BagotBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1795
BWAS-1714
6.1797 - 8.1797Captain
Bartholomew RobertsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1782-1797
BWAS-1714
8.1797 - 1801Captain
Robert BartonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1776-1830
BWAS-1714
1802 - 1804Captain
John WoodBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1760-1808
BWAS-1714
1.2.1806 - 8.9.1807Captain
John CramerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1782-1849
BWAS-1714

4 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
22.11.1790 - 1790First Lieutenant
Charles InglisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1814
ADM 6/24/90
ADM 6/24
22.11.1790 - 1790First Lieutenant
The Hon. Courtnay BoyleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1781-1831
ADM 6/24/92
ADM 6/24
22.11.1790 - 1790Second Lieutenant
Charles OtterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1809
ADM 6/24/90
ADM 6/24
22.11.1790 - 1790Second Lieutenant
William HillsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1800
ADM 6/24/92
ADM 6/24

6 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
10.1783 - 1784Midshipman
Henry BlackwoodBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1782-1830
ref:616
9.1795 - 1796Midshipman
Richard Booth BowdenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1795-1815
NBD1849
27.1.1801 - 1801Midshipman
Nicholas AtkinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1797-1814
NBD1849
6.1802 - 1802Midshipman
James AndersonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1800-1823
NBD1849
12.1805 - 12.1806Midshipman
Alexander KennedyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1802-1822
NBD1849
1807 - 8.1807Master's Mate
Edward Hollingworth DelafosseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1801-1816
NBD1849

2 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
1.6.1795 - 9.17951st Class Volunteer
Richard Booth BowdenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1795-1815
NBD1849
1798 - 18021st Class Volunteer
Richard Glynn VallackBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1798-1807
NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
9.1783Paid off at ChathamBWAS-1714
11.1790Began great repair at Frindsbury - Kent BWAS-1714
4.1793RecommissionedBWAS-1714
4.1793Completed great repair at Frindsbury - Kent at a cost of £18259.0.0dBWAS-1714
4.1793Began fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1714
5.1793Completed fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £6660.0.0dBWAS-1714
23.4.1794Action of 1794-04-23
23.4.1794Took the Frigate
L'Engageante (32) 1766-1794
French 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
in the Channel

20.4.1796Action of 1796-04-20
24.7.1797Took the Privateer
Le Poisson Volant (4) 1797-1797
French 4 Gun
Privateer
off Finisterre

3.1.1798Took the Privateer
Le Caye du Pont (16) 1798-1798
French 16 Gun
Privateer
off St Bartholomew

8.1.1798Took the Privateer
La Proserpine (8) 1798-1798
French 8 Gun
Privateer
off Monserrat

11.2.1798Took the Privateer
Le Hardi (8) 1798-1798
French 8 Gun
Privateer
off Barbuda

13.2.1798Took the Privateer
Le Hazard (2) 1798-1798
French 2 Gun
Privateer
off Montserrat

1.4.1798Took the Privateer
La Rosiere (2) 1798-1798
French 2 Gun
Privateer

8.9.1798Took the Schooner
Le Buonaparte (8) 1798-1798
French 8 Gun
Privateer Schooner

8.9.1798Took the Schooner
L'Amazone (10) 1798-1798
French 10 Gun
Privateer Schooner

8.9.1798Took the Schooner
Le Sauveur (4) 1798-1798
French 4 Gun
Privateer Schooner

8.9.1798Took the Schooner
La Fortune (2) 1798-1798
French 2 Gun
Privateer Schooner

14.2.1799Took the Privateer
La Prudente (18) 1799-1799
French 18 Gun
Privateer

12.1800Took the Privateer
San Josef (6) 1800-1800
Spanish 6 Gun
Privateer

1.12.1800Took the Privateer
San Miguel el Volante (1) 1800-1800
Spanish 1 Gun
Privateer

27.1.1801Concorde vs Bravoure
7.11.1804Took the Corvette
La Fortune (12) 1803-1804
French 12 Gun
Privateer Corvette
ref:692
7.1806Took the Privateer
Le Vigilant (2) 1806-1806
French 2 Gun
Privateer
in the East Indies


 

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