Quail

5662
Nominal Guns4BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered11.12.1805BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down2.1806BWAS-1793
Launched26.4.1806BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardGreat Yarmouth - Norfolk BWAS-1793
Ship ClassCuckoo ClassBWAS-1793
Constructor Custance & StoneBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSchooner BWAS-1793
Sold11.1.1816BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck56' 2"Imperial Feet17.0773 
Length of Keel42' 4 ¼"Imperial Feet12.808 
Breadth18' 3"Imperial Feet5.4959 
Depth in Hold8' 6"Imperial Feet2.5908 
Burthen75 194Tons BM 

Armament


6.1806Broadside Weight = 24 Imperial Pound ( 10.884 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck4 British 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
6.180620EstablishmentBWAS-1793

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
6.1806 - 1807LieutenantPatrick LoweBWAS-17931807 - 1808LieutenantIsaac Charles Smith Collett (d.1821)BWAS-17934.1814 - 10.1815LieutenantAlexander George StewartBWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
6.1806Commissioned for the ChannelBWAS-1793
3.7.1806Completed at ChathamBWAS-1793
1807Commissioned for the North SeaBWAS-1793
11.9.1811Sailed for the MediterraneanBWAS-1793
10.1815Paid off into ordinaryBWAS-1793
11.1.1816Sold at Plymouth for £260BWAS-1793


Notes on Ship



Cuckoo class of 12 schooners.
Copied from the draught of the Bermudan Fish class schooners


 

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