Confounder

3671
Nominal Guns12BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered20.11.1804BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down1.1805BWAS-1793
Launched4.1805BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardSouthampton - Hampshire BWAS-1793
Ship ClassConfounder ClassBWAS-1793
Designed byWilliam Rule (d.1816)BWAS-1793
ConstructorRobert AdamsBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1793
Sold6.6.1814BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck84' 1 ½"Imperial Feet25.6159 
Length of Keel69' 11 ¼"Imperial Feet21.0376 
Breadth22' 2 ⅜"Imperial Feet6.7151 
Depth in Hold11' 0"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Burthen183 2894Tons BM 

Armament


4.1805Broadside Weight = 120 Imperial Pound ( 54.42 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck12 British 18-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser1 British 12-Pounder
Stern Chaser1 British 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
180450Design Complement

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
4.1805 - 1813LieutenantJames ValobraBWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
19.4.1805Sailed for the MediterraneanBWAS-1793
3.5.1805Began fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
24.6.1805Completed fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
1814In Ordinary at SheernessBWAS-1793
9.6.1814Sold at Deptford for £1,010BWAS-1793

 

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