Mosambique

5469
Nominal Guns10BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench Privateer schooner 'Le Mozambique' (1798) (10)
Captured13.3.1804BWAS-1793
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSchooner BWAS-1793
Sold1810BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck67' 6"Imperial Feet20.4434 
Length of Keel52' 0"Imperial Feet15.8496 
Breadth20' 2"Imperial Feet6.1468 
Depth in Hold8' 3"Imperial Feet2.5146 
Burthen112 4794Tons BM 

Armament


1806Broadside Weight = 60 Imperial Pound ( 27.21 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck10 British 12-Pound Carronade

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
180650 BWAS-1793

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1807 - 20.12.1808LieutenantJohn JacksonBWAS-179320.12.1808 - 1809Acting LieutenantJames Atkins (1777-?)NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
13.10.1804RegisteredBWAS-1793
30.3.1808Capture of Desirade
21.4.1808Took the Privateer Le Jean Jacques (6)
28.1.1809Capture of Martinique


Sources


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

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