Queen Charlotte

6029
Nominal Guns20BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Launched1810BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardAmherstberg - Lake Erie - Ontario BWAS-1793
Designed by William BellBWAS-1793
Constructor William BellBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Captured10.9.1813BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck92' 2"Imperial Feet28.067 
Breadth26' 10"Imperial Feet7.9248 
Depth in Hold12' 0"Imperial Feet3.6576 
Burthen254 3894Tons BM 

Armament


1813Broadside Weight = 240 Imperial Pound ( 108.84 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck3 British 24-Pounder
Gun Deck14 British 24-Pound Carronade
Gun Deck2 British 24-Pounder
Pivot Mount1 British 24-Pounder

10.9.1813Broadside Weight = 186 Imperial Pound ( 84.351 kg)ref:1114
Gun Deck14 British 24-Pound Carronade
Gun Deck3 British 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
6.181375Including Infantry acting as marinesB068

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1813 - 10.9.1813Captain Robert Finnis (d.1813)BWAS-1714

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1813 - 10.9.1813Lieutenant Thomas Stokoeref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Second Lieutenant Robert IrvineB068

4 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
1813 - 10.9.1813Midshipman James Fortieref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Quarter Gunner Michael Chamberlainref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Gunner's Mate William Cooperref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Boatswain's Mate Charles Usherref:1114

12 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
1813 - 10.9.1813Able Seaman John Donaldref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Able Seaman Robert Collinsref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Able Seaman George Hustchinsonref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Able Seaman Martin Tadley (d.1813)ref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Able Seaman Thomas Jones (d.1813)ref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Ordinary Seaman John Willsbrook (d.1813)ref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Ordinary Seaman John R Zellarteref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Landman William Pearce (d.1813)ref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Landman William Samuel (d.1813)ref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Captain of the Afterguard Peter Logueref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Carpenter's Crew Archibald Williamsref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Captain of the Mast James Addison (d.1813)ref:1114

24 Marines


DatesRankNameSource
1813 - 10.9.1813Private, Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry John Purvoeref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Lieutenant, Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry James Gordan (d.1813)ref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, 41st Regiment of Foot Edward Whiteref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, 41st Regiment of Foot William Bodman (d.1813)ref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, 41st Regiment of Foot John Lockettref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, 41st Regiment of Foot John Ratcliff (d.1813)ref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, 41st Regiment of Foot John Bucketref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, 41st Regiment of Foot Thomas Watkins (d.1813)ref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, 41st Regiment of Foot George Wearhamref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, 41st Regiment of Foot James Barter (d.1813)ref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, 41st Regiment of Foot William Smithref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, 41st Regiment of Foot Cornelius Coachley (d.1813)ref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, 41st Regiment of Foot John Breachref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, 41st Regiment of Foot Samuel Freath (d.1813)ref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry John Gowensref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, 41st Regiment of Foot John Lenard (d.1813)ref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry George Prestonref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry Thomas Tenham (d.1813)ref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry John Tworef:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry Michael Brinman (d.1813)ref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, 41st Regiment of Foot George Staffref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Sergeant, Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry Daniel McDonaldref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry Richard Hawkins (d.1813)ref:11141813 - 10.9.1813Private, 41st Regiment of Foot Robert Selwayref:1114

Service History


DateEventSource
10.9.1813Battle of Lake Erie
10.9.1813Taken by the American at the Battle of Lake Erie


Notes on Ship



Launched late in 1810 (Warships of the Great Lakes)

 

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