Cyrus

3795
Nominal Guns20BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered8.11.1812BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down1.1813BWAS-1793
Launched26.8.1813BWAS-1793
How acquiredBuilt by ContractBWAS-1793
ShipyardChester - Cheshire BWAS-1793
Ship ClassCyrus ClassBWAS-1793
Designed by William Rule (d.1816)BWAS-1793
Constructor William CourtneyBWAS-1793
CategorySixth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypePost Ship BWAS-1793
Sold23.5.1823BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck115' 6"Imperial Feet35.0622 
Length of Gundeck116' 0"Imperial Feet35.3568 
Length of Keel98' 1 ½"Imperial Feet29.8831 
Length of Keel97' 2"Imperial Feet29.5729 
Breadth29' 10"Imperial Feet8.8392 
Depth in Hold8' 6"Imperial Feet2.5908 
Burthen454 8094Tons BM 
Burthen464 4294Tons BM 

Armament


26.8.1813Broadside Weight = 326 Imperial Pound ( 147.841 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck20 British 32-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
27.11.1812135Design Complement

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
6.12.1813 - 1818Captain William Fairbrother Carroll (1784-1862)BWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
7.10.1813Began fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
11.3.1814Completed fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
2.1817Refitted as a 20 gun Unrated Unknown
23.5.1823Sold to Bennet & Son at Plymouth for £1,550BWAS-1793

 

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