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Nominal Guns12BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered20.11.1804BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down1.1805BWAS-1793
Launched13.5.1805BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardBridport - Dorset BWAS-1793
Ship ClassConfounder Class (1804)BWAS-1793
Designed by
William RuleBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1778-1813
BWAS-1793
Constructor
Nicholas BoolsBritish
Ship Builder
BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloopBWAS-1793
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1793
Broken Up6.1811BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck84' 0"Imperial Feet25.6032 
Length of Keel69' 8 ¾"Imperial Feet21.0503 
Breadth22' 2"Imperial Feet6.731 
Depth in Hold11' 0"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Burthen182 2394Tons BM 

Armament


13.5.1805Broadside Weight = 120 Imperial Pound ( 54.42 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck12 British 18-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser1 British 12-Pounder
Stern Chaser1 British 12-Pounder

6.1809Broadside Weight = 120 Imperial Pound ( 54.42 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck12 British 18-Pound Carronade
Gun Deck1 British 8" Howitzer
Bow Chaser1 British 12-Pounder
Stern Chaser1 British 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
180450Design Complement

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
2.1806 - 1807Lieutenant
Horace PetleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1801-1807
BWAS-1793
1807 - 1809Lieutenant
George BroadBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1798-1809
BWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
15.9.1805Began fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
8.5.1806Completed fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
23.8.1807Aciton of 1807-08-23
6.1809fitting as a Bomb Vessel at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
6.1811Broken up at SheernessBWAS-1793

 

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