Jackdaw

4910
Nominal Guns4BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered11.12.1805BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down1.1806BWAS-1793
Launched19.5.1806BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardWilliam Rowe's Yard - Newcastle upon Tyne - River Tyne BWAS-1793
Ship ClassCuckoo ClassBWAS-1793
ConstructorWilliam RoweBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSchooner BWAS-1793
Sold1.11.1816BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck56' 2 ½"Imperial Feet17.0815 
Length of Keel42' 10 ¼"Imperial Feet12.808 
Breadth18' 3"Imperial Feet5.4959 
Depth in Hold8' 1 ½"Imperial Feet2.4511 
Draught Forward4' 3"Imperial Feet1.2954 
Draught Aft7 10"Imperial Feet 
Burthen75 8694Tons BM 

Armament


19.5.1806Broadside Weight = 24 Imperial Pound ( 10.884 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck4 British 12-Pound Carronade

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
180520Design Complement

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
6.1806 - 25.9.1806LieutenantMartin WhiteBWAS-179325.9.1806 - 10.1806LieutenantSamuel Thomas (d.1810)BWAS-179310.1806 - 16.2.1807LieutenantNathaniel Brice (1787-?)BWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
4.6.1806Began fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
8.7.1806Completed fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
16.2.1807Taken by the Spanish near Cape Verde Islands
17.2.1807Taken by Minerva (40) near Cape Verde Islands
7.1810fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
1.11.1816Sold at Plymouth for £210BWAS-1793

 

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