Morgiana

5459
Nominal Guns16BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously 
Captured30.11.1800BWAS-1793
Shipyard 
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1793
Broken Up8.1811BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck95' 8"Imperial Feet28.9966 
Length of Keel76' 0"Imperial Feet23.1648 
Breadth26' 5 ½"Imperial Feet7.9375 
Depth in Hold11' 11 ½"Imperial Feet3.3655 
Burthen282 9394Tons BM 

Armament


5.1801Broadside Weight = 132 Imperial Pound ( 59.862 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck14 British 18-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.180190 BWAS-1793

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
5.1801 - 29.4.1802CommanderCharles OtterBWAS-179329.4.1802 - 21.9.1806CommanderRobert Raynsford (d.1806)BWAS-17931.1807 - 8.1807CommanderJames SladeBWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
19.12.1800Arrived at PlymouthBWAS-1793
5.1801Began fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
7.1801Completed fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
1804In the MediterraneanBWAS-1793
1805In the MediterraneanBWAS-1793
1806In the MediterraneanBWAS-1793
1807In the MediterraneanBWAS-1793
8.1807Laid up at ChathamBWAS-1793
8.1811Broken up at ChathamBWAS-1793


Sources


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

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