Glenmore

4470
Nominal Guns36BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered24.1.1795BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down3.1795BWAS-1793
Named30.10.1795BWAS-1793
Launched24.3.1796BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardWoolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
Ship ClassAmazon ClassBWAS-1793
Designed byWilliam Rule (d.1816)BWAS-1793
ConstructorJohn ToveryBWAS-1793
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFrigate BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Sold3.11.1814BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck143' 0"Imperial Feet43.5864 
Length of Keel119' 6"Imperial Feet36.2792 
Breadth38' 2"Imperial Feet11.5888 
Depth in Hold13' 6"Imperial Feet4.0132 
Draught Forward9' 2"Imperial Feet2.794 
Draught Aft13' 11"Imperial Feet3.9709 
Burthen925 8794Tons BM 

Armament


24.3.1796Broadside Weight = 407 Imperial Pound ( 184.5745 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck26 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck8 British 9-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 9-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.1794264Design Complement

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
4.1796 - 1800CaptainGeorge Duff (1764-1805)BWAS-17931.1801 - 7.1802CaptainJohn Talbot (1769-1851)BWAS-17937.1802 - 1803CaptainJohn MaitlandBWAS-1793

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
3.1796 - 9.1801MidshipmanAlexander BoyackNBD184920.6.1796 - 1.7.1797Master's MateThomas James Dobson (1771-?)

2 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
24.5.1796 - 20.6.1796Ordinary SeamanThomas James Dobson (1771-?)1.7.1797 - 4.3.1798Able SeamanThomas James Dobson (1771-?)

Service History


DateEventSource
1797On the Irish StationBWAS-1793
1798On the Irish StationBWAS-1793
1799Sailed to the West IndiesBWAS-1793
20.2.1799

Sailed from Plymouth for Ireland

TNC
17.12.1799Retook the East-Indiaman CalcuttaBWAS-1793
17.12.1799Action of 1799-12-17
7.1802In the ChannelBWAS-1793
7.1805Refitted as a Other Vessels Receiving Ship
7.1805fitting as a Receiving Ship at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
1814In Ordinary at PlymouthBWAS-1793
3.11.1814Sold at Plymouth for £1,990BWAS-1793


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
TNCThe Naval ChronicalVariousPeriodical
 

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