Nominal Guns22BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Keel Laid Down8.1805BWAS-1793
How acquiredBuilt by ContractBWAS-1793
ShipyardBideford - Devon BWAS-1793
Ship ClassLaurel ClassBWAS-1793
Designed bySir John Henslow (1730-1815)BWAS-1793
Constructor Richard ChapmanBWAS-1793
CategorySixth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypePost Ship BWAS-1793
Sold for Break Up9.5.1817BWAS-1793


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck118' 1 ½"Imperial Feet35.9791 
Length of Keel98' 9"Imperial Feet29.899 
Breadth31' 8"Imperial Feet9.652 
Depth in Hold10' 3 ½"Imperial Feet3.0607 
Draught Forward8' 4"Imperial Feet2.54 
Draught Aft12' 4"Imperial Feet3.7084 
Burthen526 2694Tons BM 


25.4.1807Broadside Weight = 201 Imperial Pound ( 91.1535 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck22 British 9-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 24-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 24-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
28.3.1805155Design Complement

2 Ship Commanders

3.1807 - 1808Captain Header WhitterBWAS-179318.4.1808 - 25.5.1808Commander Edward BurtNBD1849

2 Commissioned Officers

13.6.1812 - 2.2.1816First Lieutenant William Lenthall Brake (1787-1858)NBD184922.7.1813 - 2.1816Lieutenant James Ryder Burton (1795-?)NBD1849

1 Petty Officer

1.1812 - 10.4.1813Master's Mate Christopher Beer (d.1872)NBD1849

Service History

11.7.1807Began fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
8.9.1807Completed fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
11.11.1807Sailed for the West IndiesBWAS-1793
9.5.1817Sold to Mr. Hill for £1,550 to be broken upBWAS-1793


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