Nominal Guns4BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Keel Laid Down1806BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardBermuda - North Atlantic Ocean BWAS-1793
Ship ClassBallahoo ClassBWAS-1793
Constructor GoodrichBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSchooner BWAS-1793
Broken Up1814BWAS-1793


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck55' 2"Imperial Feet16.7742 
Length of Keel40' 10 ½"Imperial Feet12.2047 
Breadth18' 0"Imperial Feet5.4864 
Depth in Hold9' 0"Imperial Feet2.7432 
Burthen70 4194Tons BM 


5.1807Broadside Weight = 24 Imperial Pound ( 10.884 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck4 British 12-Pound Carronade

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
180322Design Complement

5 Commanding Officers

12.3.1807 - 1810LieutenantThomas BuryBWAS-179312.3.1807 - 1810LieutenantThomas BuryBWAS-17931810 - 6.1811LieutenantMichael MolloyBWAS-17936.1811 - 1812LieutenantWilliam Love Paterson (1781-1856)BWAS-17931813 - 3.1813LieutenantJohn Thomas Young (1782-1848)BWAS-1793

Service History

28.9.1807Began refitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
16.10.1807Completed refitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
28.1.1809Capture of Martinique
29.3.1813Laid up at BermudaBWAS-1793
1814Broken upBWAS-1793


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Posted by Tim Oakley on Monday 11th of November 2019 05:09

William Love Paterson

Posted by Tim Oakley on Monday 11th of November 2019 04:51

11 Sep 1813, on a list of vessels in the Bermuda Gazette for vessels on the North America Station, Lt. W.L. Patterson in cmd.

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