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Nominal Guns74BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered31.7.1807BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down5.1809BWAS-1793
Launched13.2.1812BWAS-1793
How acquiredBuilt by ContractBWAS-1793
ShipyardRotherhithe - London - Surrey BWAS-1793
Ship ClassArmada Class (1806)BWAS-1793
Designed by
The SurveyorsBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1739-1741
BWAS-1793
Constructor
Samuel BrentBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1760-1814
BWAS-1793
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip of the LineBWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Sold for Break Up7.1885BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck176' 3"Imperial Feet53.6458 
Length of Keel145' 2"Imperial Feet44.1971 
Breadth47' 10"Imperial Feet14.3256 
Depth in Hold21' 0"Imperial Feet6.4008 
Draught Forward12' 11"Imperial Feet3.6703 
Draught Aft17' 3"Imperial Feet5.1925 
Burthen1,766Tons BM 

Armament


13.2.1812Broadside Weight = 928 Imperial Pound ( 420.848 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck28 British 32-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck4 British 12-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.10.1806590Design Complement

7 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
8.1812 - 9.1812Captain
David MilneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1795-1847
BWAS-1793
9.1812 - 6.1813Captain
Richard Dalling DunnBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790
BWAS-1793
6.1813Captain
Robert HendersonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1799-1814
BWAS-1793
6.1813 - 8.1814Captain
Thomas ElphinstoneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1780-1814
BWAS-1793
24.1.1835 - 7.1835Captain
Charles HopeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1817-1854
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8.12.1835 - 10.1836Captain
George Wickins WillesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1801-1836
BWAS-1793
26.5.1841 - 12.4.1845Captain
John Jervis TuckerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1815-1869
BWAS-1793

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
8.12.1835 - 10.1836Rear-Admiral
Sir Graham Eden HamondBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1836
BWAS-1793

6 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
5.5.1831 - 1834Lieutenant
Robert Spencer RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1821-1866
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27.5.1841 - 23.11.1841First Lieutenant
Edward Herbert KenneyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1829-1841
NBD1849
1842 - 5.1844Lieutenant
William Rule BroomanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1828-1845
NBD1849
1843 - 18.2.1843Lieutenant
Henry Brownlow PagetBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1826-1843
E-WIKI
5.1.1843 - 29.11.1843Lieutenant
Owen Phibes KnottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1840-1846
NBD1849
13.9.1843 - 1843Lieutenant
William St Louis QuinlanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1829-1843
NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
5.1809Began building at Rotherhithe - London - Surrey BWAS-1793
13.2.1812Completed building at Rotherhithe - London - Surrey at a cost of £57372.0.0dBWAS-1793
4.3.1812Began fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
25.4.1812Completed fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich at a cost of £13985.0.0dBWAS-1793
25.4.1812Began fitting at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness BWAS-1793
25.9.1812Completed fitting at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness at a cost of £17424.0.0dBWAS-1793
8.1814Laid up at PlymouthBWAS-1793
4.1821Began cut down at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
12.1826Refitted as a 50 gun Fourth Rate Frigate
12.1826Completed cut down at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £50360.0.0dBWAS-1793
3.1831Began fitting for sea at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
8.1831Completed fitting for sea at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £20758.0.0dBWAS-1793
1836In North AmericaW025
9.1839Began fitting as a Flagship at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
26.5.1841Recommissioned at Portmsouth for the PacificW025
8.1841Completed fitting as a Flagship at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £21557.0.0dBWAS-1793
3.1845Laid up in OrdinaryBWAS-1793
3.1845refitting at UnknownBWAS-1793
12.4.1845Paid off at PlymouthW025
7.1885Sold to Castle & Sons for break upBWAS-1793

 

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