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Nominal Guns38BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
British Merchant ship 'Carron' (1792) (38) 1792-1805
British 38 Gun
Merchant Ship
Purchased1805BWAS-1793
ShipyardBombay - Maharashtra BWAS-1793
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFrigateBWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Wrecked2.5.1811BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck130' 0"Imperial Feet39.624 
Breadth35' 0"Imperial Feet10.668 
Burthenc990Tons BM 

9 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1805Lieutenant
Clement SneydBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1813
BWAS-1793
1805 - 1806Lieutenant
Charles Sibthorp John HawtayneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1794-1819
BWAS-1793
1806 - 1807Captain
George StuartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1801-1815
BWAS-1793
27.3.1807 - 12.10.1807Captain
Edward TuckerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1799-1816
BWAS-1793
12.10.1807 - 28.12.1807Commander
Henry HartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1802-1820
BWAS-1793
28.12.1807 - 1808Commander
William WellsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1805-1811
BWAS-1793
1808 - 1809Captain
Anthony MaitlandBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1805-1821
BWAS-1793
1809 - 5.1811Captain
Edward TuckerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1799-1816
BWAS-1793
5.1811 - 2.5.1811Lieutenant
Charles JeffreysBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1805-1811
BWAS-1793

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
23.9.1807 - 31.3.1811Gunner
William ShepherdBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1811
NAO

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1805 - 1806Midshipman
John Harrison BowkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1803-1845
NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
1805Purchased in the East Indies from Bruce Fawcett & Co.BWAS-1793
8.4.1806Took the Brig
L'Ile de France (8) 1804-1806
French 8 Gun
Privateer Brig
off Isle de France
BG
24.3.1807RegisteredBWAS-1793
24.3.1807Renamed DoverBWAS-1793
6.2.1810Took the Ship
Rembang (18) 1810-1810
Dutch 18 Gun
Unrated Ship

6.2.1810Took the Unrated
Hoop (10) 1810-1810
Dutch 10 Gun
Unrated

9.2.1810Capture of Abmoyna
2.5.1811Wrecked in a gale at Fort St. George, Madras losing two men drownedBWAS-1793

 

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