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Nominal Guns38BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Captured6.12.1810BWAS-1793
ShipyardSaint-Servan - Brittany NNF-1800
Ship ClassConsolante Class (1795)NNF-1800
Designed by
François Timothée Benjamin PestelFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1793-1821
NNF-1800
Constructor
Jean Jacques DenaixFrench
Naval Sailor
Ship Builder
Service 1794-1816
NNF-1800
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFrigateBWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Broken Up2.1817BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck154' 0"Imperial Feet46.9392 
Length of Keel129' 5 ¼"Imperial Feet39.3256 
Breadth40' 3"Imperial Feet12.2682 
Depth in Hold12' 5"Imperial Feet3.7211 
Burthen1,116 4494Tons BM 

Armament


3.1812Broadside Weight = 517 Imperial Pound ( 234.4595 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck28 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck14 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 9-Pounder

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
3.1812 - 9.1813Captain
James SandersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1792-1814
BWAS-1793
9.1813 - 6.1815Captain
Clotworthy UptonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1815
BWAS-1793
6.1815 - 1816Captain
James Haldane TaitBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1796-1841
BWAS-1793

3 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
4.1812 - 1813Acting Lieutenant
Charles AyreBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1807-1815
NBD1849
27.11.1812 - 1.10.1814Lieutenant
Thomas BushbyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1804-9999
NBD1849
2.2.1813 - 26.5.1814LieutenantNBD1849

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
29.4.1812 - 10.1813Midshipman
John Rivett-CarnacBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1812-1868
NBD1849

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
22.5.1812 - 18122nd Class Boy
John BillingsleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1812-1831
NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
5.1812small repair at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
4.6.1812Sailed with a convoy for the East IndiesBWAS-1793
8.8.1812Sailed for North AmericaBWAS-1793
20.10.1812Arrived at PortsmouthBWAS-1793
20.6.1813Action of 1813-06-20
29.6.1813Took the Gunboat
Gunboat No. 121 (1) 1813-1813
American 1 Gun
Unrated Gunboat
Delaware Bay

29.7.1813Action of 1813-07-29
2.1817Broken up at DeptfordBWAS-1793

 

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