Glasgow

4468
Nominal Guns44BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered26.12.1812BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down5.1813BWAS-1793
Launched12.2.1814BWAS-1793
First Commissioned7.1814BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardBlackwall - London BWAS-1793
Ship ClassEndymion ClassBWAS-1793
Constructor Wigram and GreenBWAS-1793
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip of the Line BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Broken Up29.1.1829BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck159' 2 ½"Imperial Feet48.4759 
Length of Keel132' 1 ⅞"Imperial Feet40.2558 
Breadth42' 4"Imperial Feet12.8524 
Depth in Hold12' 4"Imperial Feet3.7084 
Draught Forward9' 6"Imperial Feet2.8956 
Draught Aft12' 5"Imperial Feet3.7211 
Burthen1,259 7394Tons BM 

Armament


21.2.1814Broadside Weight = 665 Imperial Pound ( 301.5775 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck28 British 24-Pounder
Quarterdeck16 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle4 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 9-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1795340Design Complement

5 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
7.1814 - 9.1815Captain Henry Duncan (1786-1835)BWAS-17932.1816 - 11.1816CaptainAnthony MaitlandBWAS-17938.1817 - 3.1821CaptainAnthony MaitlandBWAS-17933.1821 - 3.1823CaptainBentick Cavendish DoyleBWAS-17932.1825 - 9.1828CaptainJames Ashley MaudeBWAS-1793

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
6.2.1815 - 4.1815LieutenantEdward Blanckley (d.1845)NBD18498.3.1828 - 1829LieutenantThomas Carey (1797-?)NBD1849

3 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
8.1814 - 6.2.1815MidshipmanEdward Blanckley (d.1845)NBD18491817 - 1821MidshipmanMarcus Freeman BrownriggNBD18499.1817 - 10.1820MidshipmanCourtenay Edmund William Boyle (1800-?)NBD1849

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
28.3.1821 - 18.10.18241st Class VolunteerEdward Harris Butterfield (1808-1851)NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
21.2.1814Began fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
26.8.1814Completed fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich at a cost of £18934.0.0dBWAS-1793
9.1815Paid offBWAS-1793
4.1816Began fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
7.1816RecommissionedBWAS-1793
7.1816Completed fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £16704.0.0dBWAS-1793
27.8.1816Bombardment of Algiers
2.1817Refitted as a 50 gun Fourth Rate Frigate
3.1817Began small repair at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
11.1817Completed small repair at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £19408.0.0dBWAS-1793
3.1821Commissioned for the East IndiesBWAS-1793
3.1823Paid offBWAS-1793
7.1823Began fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
9.1823Completed fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £6314.0.0dBWAS-1793
9.1828Paid offBWAS-1793
24.12.1828Began breaking up at ChathamBWAS-1793
29.1.1829Completed breaking up at ChathamBWAS-1793

 

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