Levant

5084
Nominal Guns20B028
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered18.11.1812BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down1813BWAS-1793
Launched8.12.1813B028
How acquiredBuilt by ContractB028
ShipyardChester - Cheshire B028
Ship ClassCyrus ClassB028
Designed by William Rule (d.1816)B028
Constructor William CourtneyBWAS-1793
CategorySixth RateB028
Ship TypePost Ship B028
Broken Up9.10.1820BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck116' 0"Imperial Feet35.3568 
Length of Keel98' 1 ¼"Imperial Feet29.8768 
Breadth29' 10"Imperial Feet8.8392 
Depth in Hold8' 6"Imperial Feet2.5908 
Draught Forward9' 6"Imperial Feet2.8956 
Draught Aft10' 0"Imperial Feet3.048 
Burthen464 4294Tons BM 

Armament


1814Broadside Weight = 326 Imperial Pound ( 147.841 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck20 British 32-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
27.11.1812135Design Complement

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1814Captain Alexander JonesBWAS-17931814 - 20.2.1815Captain George DouglasBWAS-179313.6.1815 - 11.1815Captain John SheridanBWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
20.2.1815Taken off Madiera by the ConstitutionBWAS-1793
20.2.1815Action of 1815-02-20
20.2.1815Taken by Constitution (44) off MadieraTRN4
11.3.1815Taken by Acasta (40) Porto PrayaTRN4
11.1815Laid up at ChathamBWAS-1793
2.1817Refitted as a 20 gun Unrated Unknown
9.10.1820Break up completed at ChathamBWAS-1793

 

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