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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
Launched30.5.1805BWAS-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 TypeGun-brigBWAS-1793
Wrecked18.2.1807BWAS-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


30.5.1805Broadside 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

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
180450Design Complement

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1807 - 18.2.1807Lieutenant
George NortonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1814
BWAS-1793

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1.4.1806 - 18.2.1807Acting Lieutenant
John KingdonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1796-1812
NAO

Service History


DateEventSource
15.9.1805Began fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
12.4.1806Completed fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
18.2.1807Wrecked near St Valery en Caux, CalaisNAO

 

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