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Royal George

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Nominal Guns120B065
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered2.9.1819B065
Keel Laid Down6.1823B065
Named12.2.1823B181
Launched22.9.1827B065
How acquiredPurpose builtB065
ShipyardChatham Dockyard - Chatham B065
Ship ClassCaledonia Class (1794)B065
Designed by
William RuleBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1778-1813
B065
CategoryFirst RateB065
Ship TypeShip of the LineB065
Sailing RigShip RiggedB065
Rebuilt1.11.1852B065

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1817
Length of Gundeck205' 7 ½"Imperial Feet62.4967 
Length of Keel171' 0"Imperial Feet52.1208 
Breadth53' 7 ½"Imperial Feet16.1671 
Breadth (oa)54' 6 ½"Imperial Feet16.4719 
Depth in Hold23' 2"Imperial Feet7.0273 
Draught Forward15' 9"Imperial Feet4.6177 
Draught Aft18' 3"Imperial Feet5.4959 
Burthen2,615 5794Tons BM 

Armament


22.9.1827Broadside Weight = 1520 Imperial Pound ( 689.32 kg)BWAS-1817
Lower Gun Deck32 British 32-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck34 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck34 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck6 British 12-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 12-Pounder
Roundhouse6 British 18-Pound Carronade

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1827820Peace establishmentB181
1827900 B181

Service History


DateEventSource
2.9.1819Ordered as the NeptuneB181


Notes on Ship


In ordinaryBWAS-1817

Never in commission as a sailing ship. In ordinary at Sheerness



 

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