Mulgrave

5481
Nominal Guns74BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered23.6.1807BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down2.1808BWAS-1793
Launched1.1.1812BWAS-1793
First Commissioned9.1812BWAS-1793
How acquiredBuilt by ContractBWAS-1793
ShipyardUpnor - Kent BWAS-1793
Ship ClassArmada ClassBWAS-1793
Designed by The SurveyorsBWAS-1793
ConstructorJohn King (1769-?)BWAS-1793
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip of the Line BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Broken Up12.1854BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck176' 1"Imperial Feet53.6451 
Length of Keel145' 0 ⅛"Imperial Feet44.1992 
Breadth47' 9 ½"Imperial Feet14.3383 
Depth in Hold21' 0"Imperial Feet6.4008 
Draught Forward12' 10"Imperial Feet3.6576 
Draught Aft17' 4"Imperial Feet5.1961 
Burthen1,761 7194Tons BM 

Armament


1.1.1812Broadside Weight = 928 Imperial Pound ( 420.848 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck28 British 32-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck4 British 12-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.10.1806590Design Complement

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
9.1812 - 1814CaptainThomas James MalingBWAS-1793

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
9.1812 - 1814Rear-Admiral of the BlueSir Richard King (2nd Baronet of Bellevue) (1774-1834)BWAS-1793

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
7.1812 - 1814Master's MateJames Sutter Britton (1781-?)NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
2.1808Began building at Upnor - Kent BWAS-1793
1.1.1812Completed building at Upnor - Kent at a cost of £58412.0.0dBWAS-1793
1.1.1812Began fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
22.11.1812Completed fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £29971.0.0dBWAS-1793
22.4.1813Sailed for the MediterraneanBWAS-1793
1.1815Began small repair at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
3.1815Completed small repair at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £16484.0.0dBWAS-1793
3.1816Began large repair at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
10.1819Completed large repair at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £58955.0.0dBWAS-1793
11.1819In Ordinary at PlymouthBWAS-1793
8.1836Began fitting as a Lazarette at Pater Yard - Pembroke Dock BWAS-1793
9.1836Completed fitting as a Lazarette at Pater Yard - Pembroke Dock at a cost of £146.0.0dBWAS-1793
8.1844Began fitting as a Powder Magazine at Pater Yard - Pembroke Dock BWAS-1793
9.1844Completed fitting as a Powder Magazine at Pater Yard - Pembroke Dock at a cost of £1637.0.0dBWAS-1793
16.12.1854Breaking up completed at PembrokeBWAS-1793


Sources


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

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