Fyen

4399
Nominal Guns74
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyDanish Third Rate ship of the line 'Fyen' (1787) (74)
Captured7.9.1807
ShipyardCopenhagen - Zealand BWAS-1793
Ship ClassPrindsesse Sophia Frederica ClassW006
CategoryThird Rate
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Sold1.9.1814

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck174' 6"Imperial Feet53.0373 
Length of Keel143' 1 ⅞"Imperial Feet43.6086 
Breadth48' 6 ⅛"Imperial Feet14.6336 
Depth in Hold20' 4 ½"Imperial Feet6.1087 
Burthen1,791 8794Tons BM 

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
11.1809 - 1810LieutenantRichard SimmonsBWAS-17931810 - 1812LieutenantEdward Nathaniel Greensword (1774-1845)BWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
17.1.1808Arrived at ChathamBWAS-1793
11.1809Refitted as a Other Vessels Prison Ship
11.1809fitting as a Prison Ship at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
1.9.1814Sold at Chatham for £2,340BWAS-1793

 

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