Lacedaemonian

5019
Nominal Guns38BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered28.9.1808BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down5.1810BWAS-1793
Launched21.12.1812BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardPortsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
Ship ClassLeda ClassBWAS-1793
Designed bySir John Henslow (1730-1815)BWAS-1793
ConstructorGeorge ParkinBWAS-1793
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFrigate BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Broken Up22.11.1822BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck150' 1 ½"Imperial Feet45.7327 
Length of Keel125' 4 ⅞"Imperial Feet38.1222 
Breadth39' 11"Imperial Feet11.8872 
Depth in Hold12' 9"Imperial Feet3.6576 
Draught Forward10' 6"Imperial Feet3.048 
Draught Aft14' 9"Imperial Feet4.2672 
Burthen1,062 7994Tons BM 

Armament


21.12.1812Broadside Weight = 425 Imperial Pound ( 192.7375 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck28 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck8 British 9-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 9-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1794284Design Complement

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
12.1812 - 1815CaptainSamuel Jackson (1775-1845)BWAS-1793

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1810 - 2.1815Acting LieutenantJames Richard Auchinleck (1791-1870)NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
21.12.1812Began fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
23.2.1813Completed fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
2.6.1813Sailed for North AmericaBWAS-1793
1815Laid up at PortsmouthBWAS-1793


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
 

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