Procris

5974
Nominal Guns16BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered22.1.1806BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down5.1806BWAS-1793
Launched27.12.1806BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardGreat Yarmouth - Norfolk BWAS-1793
Ship ClassCruizer ClassBWAS-1793
Designed byWilliam Rule (d.1816)BWAS-1793
Constructor Custance & StoneBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1793
Sold23.11.1815BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck100' 0"Imperial Feet30.48 
Length of Keel77' 2 ⅞"Imperial Feet23.4918 
Breadth30' 7"Imperial Feet9.3218 
Depth in Hold12' 10"Imperial Feet3.6576 
Draught Forward6' 3"Imperial Feet1.905 
Draught Aft11' 1"Imperial Feet3.3782 
Burthen384 2694Tons BM 

Armament


27.12.1806Broadside Weight = 262 Imperial Pound ( 118.817 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck16 British 32-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1797121Design Complement

6 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
25.3.1807 - 13.10.1807CommanderFrancis Beauman (1778-1846)NBD184913.10.1807 - 15.2.1808CommanderJames Murray GordonBWAS-179315.2.1808 - 8.1811CommanderRobert Maunsell (1783-1845)BWAS-17938.1811 - 2.1812LieutenantWalter ForemanBWAS-17932.1812 - 4.1813LieutenantNathaniel NortonBWAS-179321.4.1813 - 1815CommanderThomas CurzonBWAS-1793

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1811LieutenantGeorge MarjoribanksTRN5

Service History


DateEventSource
18.12.1807Sailed for the East IndiesBWAS-1793
31.7.1811Action in the Indramayo
23.11.1815Sold at Portsmouth for £900BWAS-1793


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
TRN5The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol VWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
 

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