Mariner

5276
Nominal Guns12BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered30.12.1801BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down1.1801BWAS-1793
Launched4.4.1801BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardNorthfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
Ship ClassArcher ClassBWAS-1793
Designed byWilliam Rule (d.1816)BWAS-1793
ConstructorThomas Pitcher (1745-1837)BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeGun-brig BWAS-1793
Sold29.9.1814BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck80' 1 ½"Imperial Feet24.3967 
Length of Keel65' 10 ½"Imperial Feet19.8247 
Breadth22' 8"Imperial Feet6.8072 
Depth in Hold9' 5 ½"Imperial Feet2.7559 
Draught Forward5' 1"Imperial Feet1.5494 
Draught Aft7' 3"Imperial Feet2.2098 
Burthen180 294Tons BM 

Armament


4.4.1801Broadside Weight = 108 Imperial Pound ( 48.978 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck10 British 18-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser2 British 18-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
12.180050Design Complement

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
5.1801 - 1802LieutenantDavid WilliamsBWAS-17935.1803 - 1807LieutenantAndrew LapslieBWAS-179312.1809 - 1813LieutenantJoseph GriffithsBWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
6.4.1801Began fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
29.4.1801Completed fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
1813In the BalticBWAS-1793
1814In the North AmericaBWAS-1793
6.1814Paid offBWAS-1793
29.9.1814Sold for £870BWAS-1793


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
 

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