Princess of Orange

5971
Nominal Guns74BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyDutch Third Rate ship of the line 'Washington' (1796) (74)
Captured30.8.1799BWAS-1793
ShipyardAmsterdam - Holland M01
ConstructorR. DormanRWAS
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip of the Line BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Sold for Break Up18.4.1822BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck168' 5"Imperial Feet51.2083 
Length of Keel138' 0 ¾"Imperial Feet42.0815 
Breadth24' 2"Imperial Feet7.3279 
Depth in Hold18' 5 ½"Imperial Feet5.4991 
Burthen1,565 2094Tons BM 

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
17.3.1808 - 2.1809CaptainFrancis Beauman (1778-1846)NBD1849

3 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
12.9.1804 - 11.3.1806LieutenantRobert Bloye (d.1847)NBD184931.8.1807 - 2.1809LieutenantJames Campbell (1785-?)NBD184931.8.1807 - 2.1809LieutenantJames Campbell (1785-?)NBD1849

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1810 - 3.1810MidshipmanGeorge Pryse CampbellNBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
1806Hulked as a 'Stationary Ship'BWAS-1793
1811Refitted as a Other Vessels Powder Magazine


Notes on Ship



Was never commissioned

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
M01Dutch Navy Vessels 1700-1799 (Manuscript)Ron von MannenDocument
RWASRussian Warships in the Age of SailJohn Tredrea and Eduard SozaevBook
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
 

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Tuesday 12th of November 2019 02:21Tim OakleyBritish Fourth Rate frigate 'Cornwallis' (1805) (50)
Monday 11th of November 2019 18:21Tim OakleyAmerican brig 'Vixen' (1813) (14)
Monday 11th of November 2019 05:09Tim OakleyBritish schooner 'Cuttle' (1807) (4)
Monday 11th of November 2019 04:51Tim OakleyBritish schooner 'Cuttle' (1807) (4)
Sunday 10th of November 2019 04:03Albert ParkerLion v L'Elizabeth