Nominal Guns36BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyDanish Fifth Rate frigate 'Frederichswaern' (1784) (32)
ShipyardCopenhagen BWAS-1793
Designed byHenrik GerneBWAS-1793
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck130' 2"Imperial Feet39.6257 
Length of Keel107' 9 ½"Imperial Feet32.6263 
Breadth36' 9 ⅜"Imperial Feet10.9823 
Depth in Hold9' 10"Imperial Feet2.7432 
Burthen776Tons BM 


8.1807Broadside Weight = 210 Danish Pund (229.53 lbs 104.958 kg) 
Upper Gun Deck26 Danish 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 Danish 12-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 Danish 6-Pounder

1 Commanding Officer

22.9.1807 - 1808CommanderJohn Martin HanchettBWAS-1793

Service History

13.11.1807Arrived at Chatham and laid upBWAS-1793
3.1811Began fitting as a Receiving Ship at Chatham Dockyard BWAS-1793
6.1811Completed fitting as a Receiving Ship at Chatham Dockyard BWAS-1793
1812In Ordinary at ChathamBWAS-1793
16.12.1814Sold at Chatham for £1,220BWAS-1793


BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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