Subtle

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Nominal Guns10BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyDanish Privateer schooner 'Subtle' (1807) (10)
Captured1807BWAS-1793
ShipyardBaltimore - Maryland BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSchooner BWAS-1793
Foundered30.11.1812BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck76' 0"Imperial Feet23.1648 
Length of Keelc58' 9"Imperial Feet0.0039 
Breadth21' 1"Imperial Feet6.4262 
Depth in Hold9' 6"Imperial Feet2.8956 
Burthen139Tons BM 

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1807 - 1808LieutenantCharles NicholsonBWAS-17931808 - 3.7.1808LieutenantGeorge Augustus Spearing (1779-1808)BWAS-17933.7.1808 - 30.11.1812LieutenantCharles Browne (d.1812)BWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
7.4.1808RegisteredBWAS-1793
3.7.1808Landing at Sint Maarten
19.8.1808Began making good defects at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
10.11.1808Completed making good defects at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
28.1.1809Capture of Martinique


Sources


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

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Posted by Tim Oakley on Friday 1st of June 2012 21:41

wrecked off Bermuda

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