Hippomenes

6493
Nominal Guns18M01
NationalityBatavian Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Zealand
Launched1797M01
How acquiredPurpose builtM01
ShipyardVlissingen - Zeeland - Walcheren BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedM01
Ship TypeCorvette M01
Sailing RigShip RiggedM01
Captured20.9.1803BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish sloop 'Hippomenes' (1803) (18)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentM01
Length of Gundeck115' 0"Amsterdam Feet32.5565 (106′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth32' 2"Amsterdam Feet9.0849 (29′ 9″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold18' 0"Amsterdam Feet5.0958 (16′ 8″ Imperial)

Service History


DateEventSource
27.9.1803Taken by Alligator (28) at Demerara

 

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