Redoubtable

6135
Nominal Guns74BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered29.12.1806BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down4.1809BWAS-1793
Launched26.1.1815BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardWoolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
Ship ClassArmada ClassBWAS-1793
Designed bySir Henry Peake (1753-1825)BWAS-1793
ConstructorEdward SisonBWAS-1793
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip of the Line BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Broken Up5.1841BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck176' 5"Imperial Feet53.6465 
Length of Keel145' 6 ½"Imperial Feet44.2087 
Breadth47' 8"Imperial Feet14.3546 
Depth in Hold21' 0 ¾"Imperial Feet6.4199 
Burthen1,758 9194Tons BM 

Armament


26.1.1815Broadside Weight = 928 Imperial Pound ( 420.848 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck28 British 32-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck4 British 12-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.10.1806590Design Complement

Service History


DateEventSource
4.1809Began building and fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
9.1814Completed and left on slip to seasonBWAS-1793
9.1814Completed building and fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich at a cost of £76554.0.0dBWAS-1793
4.4.1815Moved to Sheerness for fitting. Final cost was £76,554 including fittingBWAS-1793
7.1819Began small repair at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
9.1820Completed small repair at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £15429.0.0dBWAS-1793
10.1820In ordinary at Sheerness until broken upBWAS-1793
5.1841Broken up at ChathamBWAS-1793


Notes on Ship



This ship never commissioned

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
 

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