Nominal Guns84B181
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Keel Laid Down8.1825B181
ShipyardChatham Dockyard - Chatham B181
Ship ClassCanopus Class (modified)
CategorySecond RateB181
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up3.10.1866B181


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck193' 10"Imperial Feet58.8264 
Length of Keel160' 2 ⅝"Imperial Feet48.7839 
Breadth52' 4 ½"Imperial Feet15.8623 
Depth in Hold22' 6"Imperial Feet6.7818 
Burthen2,284Tons BM 


8.12.1832Broadside Weight = 1224 Imperial Pound ( 555.084 kg)B181
Lower Gun Deck32 British 32-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck32 British 24-Pounder
Quarterdeck14 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck4 British 24-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 24-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1815700Design Complement

3 Ship Commanders

3.11.1840 - 10.1743Unknown Ralph BartonNBD18493.12.1850 - 8.9.1851Captain Michael Seymour (1802-1887)W03328.12.1854 - 1859Captain George Edwin Patey (d.1862)W025

3 Commissioned Officers

31.10.1840 - 1840Lieutenant Whaley ArmitageNBD184931.10.1840 - 1843Lieutenant James YuleNBD184931.10.1840 - 24.9.1844Lieutenant Charles BarkerNBD1849

1 Petty Officer

1841 - 1843Master's Mate Charles Henry YoungNBD1849

Service History

1862Used as a targetB065


Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page

Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Thursday 22nd of April 2021 21:37Andreas von MachBrazilian Fifth Rate frigate 'Piranga' (1822) (50)
Thursday 22nd of April 2021 19:39HilmiTurkish First Rate ship of the line 'Nüvid-i Fütûh' (1754) (120)
Thursday 22nd of April 2021 18:23Steven Tomlinson John McDougall
Thursday 22nd of April 2021 17:55HilmiTurkish Fifth Rate frigate 'Hümay-ı Bahri' (1766) (32)
Wednesday 21st of April 2021 01:57Garnet murphey Robert Henderson (1778-?)