Fama

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Nominal Guns36BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslySpanish Fifth Rate frigate 'Fama' (1795) (34)
Captured5.10.1804BWAS-1793
ShipyardCartagena - Spain 3DECKS
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFrigate BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Sold4.1812BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck145' 2 ¼"Imperial Feet44.2024 
Length of Keel119' 5 ¾"Imperial Feet36.2903 
Breadth39' 3"Imperial Feet11.8957 
Depth in Hold11' 9"Imperial Feet3.5814 
Burthen979 694Tons BM 

Service History


DateEventSource
20.10.1804Arrived at Portsmouth and laid up in ordinaryBWAS-1793
4.1812Sold having never been commissioned into the Royal NavyBWAS-1793

 

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