Hogue

4751
Nominal Guns74BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered1.10.1806BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down4.1808BWAS-1793
Launched3.10.1811BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
Ship ClassArmada ClassBWAS-1793
Designed by The SurveyorsBWAS-1793
ConstructorRobert NelsonBWAS-1793
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip of the Line BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Broken Up1865BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck176' 0"Imperial Feet53.6448 
Length of Keel145' 0 ¼"Imperial Feet44.2024 
Breadth47' 7 ½"Imperial Feet14.3383 
Depth in Hold21' 0 ½"Imperial Feet6.4135 
Draught Forward13' 5"Imperial Feet4.0047 
Draught Aft17' 11"Imperial Feet5.1852 
Burthen1,749 5794Tons BM 

Armament


3.10.1811Broadside Weight = 928 Imperial Pound ( 420.848 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck28 British 32-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck4 British 12-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1762500Design Complement

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
12.1811 - 1814CaptainThomas Bladen Capel (1776-1853)BWAS-1793

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1.1813 - 1814CommodoreWilliam Hotham (1772-1848)BWAS-1793

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
1.1812 - 1.1813MidshipmanGrosvenor BunsterNBD184912.1813 - 31.5.1814Master's MateEdward Parker Bedwell (d.1856)NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
4.1808Began building at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
3.10.1811Completed building at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £76715.0.0dBWAS-1793
7.10.1811Began fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
25.1.1812Completed fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich at a cost of £1429.0.0dBWAS-1793
14.1.1813Sailed for North AmericaBWAS-1793
10.1814Began middling repair at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
6.1816Completed middling repair at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £41432.0.0dBWAS-1793
11.1824Began middling repair at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
3.1826Completed middling repair at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £21291.0.0dBWAS-1793
3.1839Began small repair at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
1.1840Completed small repair at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £2813.0.0dBWAS-1793
12.1845Began fitting at Blackwall - London BWAS-1793
12.1846Completed fitting at Blackwall - London at a cost of £81525.0.0dBWAS-1793
12.1846Began fitting at Deptford - London BWAS-1793
10.1847Completed fitting at Deptford - London BWAS-1793
10.1847Began fitting at Blackwall - London BWAS-1793
9.1848Completed fitting at Blackwall - London BWAS-1793
12.1848Began fitting at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness BWAS-1793
12.1849Completed fitting at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness BWAS-1793
3.1858Began fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
4.1858Completed fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £3680.0.0dBWAS-1793
1865Broken up at PlymouthBWAS-1793


Sources


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

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