Galgo

4409
Nominal Guns16BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased3.2.1801BWAS-1793
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Sold9.6.1814BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck102' 0"Imperial Feet31.0896 
Length of Keel80' 8"Imperial Feet24.5872 
Breadth29' 3 ½"Imperial Feet8.8519 
Burthen353Tons BM 

Armament


2.1801Broadside Weight = 186 Imperial Pound ( 84.351 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck14 British 24-Pound Carronade
Upper Gun Deck2 British 18-Pound Carronade

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
2.180175 BWAS-1793

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
2.1801 - 29.4.1802CommanderRichard Hawkins (d.1826)BWAS-179329.4.1802 - 1805CommanderMichael DodBWAS-1793

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
9.4.1802 - 13.5.1803LieutenantHumphrey Fleming Senhouse (1781-1841)NAO1805LieutenantSamuel Bromley (d.1845)NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
3.2.1801Purchased from Randall & CoBWAS-1793
9.2.1801Began fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
25.3.1801Completed fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
16.5.1804Attack on Ver Huell's squadron
1805In Ordinary at SheernessBWAS-1793
4.1808Began fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
5.1809Completed fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
5.1809Began fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
7.1809Completed fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
2.1810Laid up at WoolwichBWAS-1793
2.1814Began fitting as a Receiving Ship at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
4.1814Completed fitting as a Receiving Ship at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
9.6.1814Sold for £1,320BWAS-1793


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
NAOThe National Archive - Trafalgar AncestorsVariousWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
 

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