Scipio -> 1808 Samarang

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Nominal Guns18BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyDutch corvette 'Scipio' (1797) (18)
Captured1.9.1807BWAS-1793
ShipyardRotterdam - Holland BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Sold24.3.1814BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Burthen408Tons BM 

Armament


1808Broadside Weight = 265 Imperial Pound ( 120.1775 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck16 British 32-Pound Carronade
Upper Gun Deck2 British 9-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1808121 BWAS-1793

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
7.1809 - 1810Midshipman William CrookeNBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
19.4.1808Renamed SamarangB028
9.2.1810Capture of Abmoyna
24.3.1814Sold at BombayB028

 

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