Nominal Guns38BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench Fifth Rate frigate 'La Bellone' (1808) (44)
ShipyardSaint-Servan - Brittany NNF-1800
Ship ClassConsolante ClassNNF-1800
Designed by François Timothée Benjamin Pestel (1763-1828)NNF-1800
Constructor Jean DenaixNNF-1800
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFrigate BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Broken Up2.1817BWAS-1793


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 


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

3.1812 - 9.1813Captain James Sanders (d.1834)BWAS-17939.1813 - 6.1815Captain Clotworthy UptonBWAS-17936.1815 - 1816Captain James Haldane Tait (1771-1845)BWAS-1793

3 Commissioned Officers

4.1812 - 1813Acting Lieutenant Charles Ayre (d.1878)NBD184927.11.1812 - 1.10.1814Lieutenant Thomas Bushby (d.1865)NBD18492.2.1813 - 26.5.1814LieutenantSir William Crisp Hood Burnaby (3rd Baronet Burnaby of Broughton Hall) (1788-1853)NBD1849

1 Petty Officer

29.4.1812 - 10.1813Midshipman John Rivett-Carnac (1796-1869)NBD1849

1 Crewman

22.5.1812 - 18122nd Class Boy John Billingsley (1796-?)NBD1849

Service History

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


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