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Pompee

5866
Nominal Guns80BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Captured29.8.1793BWAS-1793
ShipyardToulon - Provence E-WIKI
Ship ClassDuquesne Group variant of Téméraire Class (1788)E-WIKI
Designed by
Jacques-Noël SanéFrench
Naval Sailor
Designer
Ship Builder
Administrator
Service 1758-1825
E-WIKI
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip of the LineBWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Broken Up1.1817BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck182' 2"Imperial Feet55.4742 
Length of Keel148' 7 ¼"Imperial Feet45.1168 
Breadth49' 0 ½"Imperial Feet14.9479 
Depth in Hold21' 10 ½"Imperial Feet6.4135 
Burthen1,901 894Tons BM 

Armament


5.1795Broadside Weight = 1078 Imperial Pound ( 488.873 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck30 British 32-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck12 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle4 British 32-Pound Carronade
Roundhouse8 British 18-Pound Carronade

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.1795640 BWAS-1793

7 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1794 - 3.5.1794Lieutenant
John DavieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1818
BWAS-1793
5.1795 - 8.1795Captain
Charles Edmund NugentBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1776-1833
BWAS-1793
8.1795 - 1795Captain
James VashonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1763-1821
BWAS-1793
1801Captain
Charles StirlingBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1778-1813
E-WIKI
1806 - 1807Captain
Richard DacresBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1775-1807
ref:616
13.12.1808 - 1809Captain
Edward Pelham BrentonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1788-1815
ref:616
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Captain
William Charles FahieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1783-1830
BG

15 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
5.1795 - 19.12.1796Lieutenant
George BarkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1771-1825
NBD1849
11.8.1805 - 24.5.1808Lieutenant
Hopewell Hayward BuddBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1796-1836
NBD1849
3.1806 - 12.1806First Lieutenant
James BoxerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1794-1846
NBD1849
1807 - 4.8.1807Acting Lieutenant
Septimus ArabinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1799-1846
NBD1849
6.1807 - 13.10.1807Lieutenant
James BoxerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1794-1846
NBD1849
4.8.1807 - 6.2.1808Lieutenant
Septimus ArabinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1799-1846
NBD1849
1809Lieutenant
Philip Henry BridgesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1796-1827
NBD1849
1809 - 18.3.1810Lieutenant
George Guy BurtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1797-1846
NBD1849
4.1809 - 17.4.1809First Lieutenant
William BoneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1797-1809
BG
20.12.1809 - 5.1810Lieutenant
John BrineBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1798-1838
NBD1849
18.3.1810 - 10.1810Lieutenant
John Thomas YoungBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1796-1836
NBD1849
12.6.1811 - 8.1811Acting Lieutenant
John Henry BellairsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1803-1814
NBD1849
10.1813 - 18.7.1814Acting Lieutenant
William Baker StrugnellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1795-1830
NBD1849
18.7.1814 - 10.1814Lieutenant
William Baker StrugnellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1795-1830
NBD1849
17.2.1815 - 1815Lieutenant
Peter BarnesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1806-1815
NBD1849

3 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1799Purser
Peter WelsfordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1782-1799
TNC
1809 - 17.4.1809Boatswain
Edward CaseyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Sailmaker
John EssonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG

8 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
5.1795 - 19.2.1799Midshipman
Henry BaughBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1841
NBD1849
9.1805 - 4.10.1806Midshipman
Henry Hayward BuddBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1798-1842
NBD1849
1806 - 1807Master's Mate
Septimus ArabinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1799-1846
NBD1849
3.1809 - 1809Midshipman
William BishopBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1804-1815
NBD1849
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Gunner's Mate
William ShortBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Boatswain's Mate
Alexander AllanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
11.1809 - 4.1810Midshipman
Henry KentBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1800-1822
NBD1849
1810Midshipman
Martin BennettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1800-1816
NBD1849

21 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
1808 - 3.18081st Class Volunteer
Alexander BuchananBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1806-1828
NBD1849
1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
Richard CodlinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
Joseph PoolBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
John MilesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
Joseph LeeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
John FalconerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
Christopher FiniskerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
Edward RoweBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 15.4.1809Seaman
Daniel HallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
John MillerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
John SheermanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
Boston GawBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
John BryanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Captain of the Forecastle
John CraigBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
John HarrisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
Thomas NortonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
Edward EllisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
William RaynerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
William MayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
James LayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Seaman
John CareyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809
BG

4 Marines


DatesRankNameSource
1809 - 17.4.1809Private
Thomas CharlesBritish
Marine
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Private, 63rd Regiment of Foot
Henry WaggBritish
Soldier
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Lieutenant of Marines
Charles Edward AtkinsBritish
Marine
Service 1809
BG
4.1809 - 17.4.1809Private
Benjamin BoothBritish
Marine
Service 1809
BG

Service History


DateEventSource
3.5.1794Arrived at PortsmouthBWAS-1793
29.10.1794RegisteredBWAS-1793
2.1795Began fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
6.1795Completed fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £17774.0.0dBWAS-1793
12.1796Began fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
1797Spithead MutinyBWAS-1793
2.1797Completed fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £17283.0.0dBWAS-1793
7.4.1799

Sailed from Portsmouth

TNC
6.7.1801Battle of Algeciras Bay
5.1805Began fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
12.1805Completed fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £41229.0.0dBWAS-1793
19.2.1807Forcing the Dardanelles
1.3.1807Passage of the Dardanelles
15.8.1807Second Battle of Copenhagen
5.1808fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £9177.0.0dBWAS-1793
10.10.1808Took the Brig
Le Pilade (16) 1808-1808
French 16 Gun
Unrated Brig
near Barbadoes

20.10.1808Took the Brig-Corvette
Le Pylade (16) 1805-1808
French 16 Gun
Unrated Brig-Corvette
off Martinique

28.1.1809Capture of Martinique
14.4.1809Capture of the d'Hautpoult
17.4.1809Took the Ship of the Line
Le Hautpoult (74) 1807-1809
French 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
off Puerto Rico

9.1810Began fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
1.1811Completed fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £24599.0.0dBWAS-1793
1812making good defects at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £15672.0.0dBWAS-1793
9.1814Began making good defects at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
4.1815Completed making good defects at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £16672.0.0dBWAS-1793
1.1817Broken up at WoolwichBWAS-1793

 

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