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Nominal Guns16BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered27.1.1806BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down4.1806BWAS-1793
Launched31.8.1806BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardSandwich - Kent BWAS-1793
Ship ClassCruizer ClassBWAS-1793
Designed by
William RuleBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1778-1813
BWAS-1793
Constructor
Thomas HillsBritish
Ship Builder
BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1793
Sold7.8.1822BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck100' 0"Imperial Feet30.48 
Length of Keel77' 3 ½"Imperial Feet23.4823 
Breadth30' 6 ¼"Imperial Feet9.1504 
Depth in Hold12' 9 ½"Imperial Feet3.6703 
Draught Forward6' 2"Imperial Feet1.8796 
Draught Aft10' 10"Imperial Feet3.048 
Burthen382 9194Tons BM 

Armament


31.8.1806Broadside 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

10 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
3.1807 - 7.1807Commander
George AcklomBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1794-1813
BWAS-1793
7.1807 - 23.9.1808Commander
Warwick LakeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1804-1810
BWAS-1793
23.9.1808 - 22.5.1809Commander
Charles John NapierBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1799-1853
BWAS-1793
14.6.1809 - 1810Commander
Sir James MurrayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1822
BWAS-1793
1810 - 5.1810Commander
Humphrey Fleming SenhouseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1797-1841
W025
5.1810 - 12.1810Lieutenant
John CookesleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1799-1818
BWAS-1793
12.1810 - 1812Commander
Humphrey Fleming SenhouseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1797-1841
BWAS-1793
5.1813 - 2.1814Lieutenant
George Richard PechellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1810-1821
BWAS-1793
2.1814 - 1815Commander
Thomas SykesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1809-1815
BWAS-1793
1815 - 13.6.1815Commander
John LawrenceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1795-1826
BWAS-1793

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1808 - 6.9.1808Lieutenant
Moses de WillettsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1808
TRN5
11.12.1809 - 20.2.1811Lieutenant
Thomas BurdwoodBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1796-1844
NBD1849

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
12.1809 - 11.1811Master
John BowieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1803-1846
NBD1849

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1810Master's Mate
James AndersonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1803-1816
NL1865

Service History


DateEventSource
9.1807Sailed with a convoy for the West IndiesBWAS-1793
6.9.1808Recruit vs Dilgente
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

9.11.1811Sailed for North AmericaBWAS-1793
2.11.1813Drove the
Inca (6) 1813-1813
American 6 Gun
Privateer Schooner
BWAS-1793
13.6.1815Paid off into Ordinary at PlymouthBWAS-1793
7.8.1822Sold at Plymouth to R Forbes for £1,050BWAS-1793

 

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