Renard

6146
Nominal Guns10BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered9.7.1808BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down8.1808BWAS-1793
Launched9.7.1808BWAS-1793
How acquiredBuilt by ContractBWAS-1793
ShipyardUpnor - Kent BWAS-1793
Ship ClassCherokee ClassBWAS-1793
Designed byWilliam Rule (d.1816)BWAS-1793
ConstructorJohn King (1769-?)BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1793
Sold29.6.1818BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck90' 3"Imperial Feet27.5082 
Length of Keel74' 1"Imperial Feet22.5616 
Breadth24' 7"Imperial Feet7.3597 
Depth in Hold11' 0"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Draught Forward6' 6"Imperial Feet1.9812 
Draught Aft9' 2"Imperial Feet2.794 
Burthen238 1494Tons BM 

Armament


9.7.1808Broadside Weight = 78 Imperial Pound ( 35.373 kg)B181
Gun Deck8 British 18-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
26.11.180775Design Complement

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
2.1809 - 13.8.1812CommanderHew Stewart (1780-?)BWAS-179313.8.1812 - 20.11.1812CommanderGeorge BrineBWAS-179320.11.1812 - 1817CommanderDavid Latimer St ClairBWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
5.12.1808Began fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
27.6.1809Completed fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
8.1812Commissioned for the BalticBWAS-1793
1813In the North SeaBWAS-1793
1815In the MediterraneanBWAS-1793
1817Paid off into ordinary at DeptfordBWAS-1793
29.6.1818Sold at Dartford to Thomas Pittman for £400BWAS-1793


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
B181Sail and Steam Navy ListDavid Lyon and Rif WinfieldBook
 

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