Royal George -> 1814 Niagara

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Nominal Guns20BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Launched7.1809BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardKingston - Ontario BWAS-1793
ConstructorJohn Dennis (1758-1832)BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Sold1837BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck96' 9"Imperial Feet29.2989 
Length of Keel81' 11 ¼"Imperial Feet24.6952 
Breadth27' 7"Imperial Feet8.255 
Depth in Hold11' 0"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Burthen330 2094Tons BM 

Armament


7.1809Broadside Weight = 320 Imperial Pound ( 145.12 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck20 British 32-Pound Carronade

1813Broadside Weight = 297 Imperial Pound ( 134.6895 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck18 British 32-Pound Carronade
Upper Gun Deck2 British 9-Pounder

1814Broadside Weight = 318 Imperial Pound ( 144.213 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck18 British 32-Pound Carronade
Upper Gun Deck1 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck2 British 18-Pounder

Service History


DateEventSource
22.1.1814Renamed NiagaraBWAS-1793


Sources


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

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