Emulous

4092
Nominal Guns14BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyAmerican schooner 'Nautilus' (1803) (12)
Captured15.7.1812BWAS-1793
First Commissioned2.2.1813BWAS-1793
ShipyardMaryland - United States BWAS-1793
ConstructorHenry SpencerBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1793
Sold8.1817BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck87' 6"Imperial Feet26.5394 
Length of Keel71' 6"Imperial Feet21.7932 
Breadth23' 8"Imperial Feet7.0781 
Depth in Hold9' 10"Imperial Feet2.7432 
Burthen213Tons BM 

Armament


2.1813Broadside Weight = 78 Imperial Pound ( 35.373 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck12 British 12-Pound Carronade
Upper Gun Deck2 British 6-Pounder

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
2.2.1813 - 13.6.1815CommanderWilliam Mackenzie GodfreyBWAS-179313.6.1815 - 1816CommanderJohn UndrellBWAS-17931816CommanderThomas Wren Carter (1798-1874)BWAS-17931816 - 6.1816LieutenantCaleb Jackson (1791-?)BWAS-1793

4 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
26.11.1813 - 14.12.1814Acting LieutenantRobert Barclay (1793-?)NBD184923.7.1814 - 2.1815LieutenantChristopher Beer (d.1872)NBD184914.12.1814 - 9.1815LieutenantRobert Barclay (1793-?)NBD18493.2.1815 - 27.6.1816LieutenantDaniel Baird (d.1852)NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
29.8.1812Purchased at Unknown at a cost of £3252.17.2dBWAS-1793
2.2.1813Commissioned at Halifax?BWAS-1793
1816At JamaicaBWAS-1793
19.6.1816Arrived at Deptford to pay off and laid upBWAS-1793
8.1817Sold for £900BWAS-1793


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
 

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