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Nominal Guns16BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench sloop 'Le Palinure' (1804) (16)
Captured1.11.1808BWAS-1793
ShipyardLorient - Brittany BWAS-1793
Ship ClassPalinure ClassBWAS-1793
Designed by François Timothée Benjamin Pestel (1763-1828)BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1793
Broken Up6.1811BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck91' 1"Imperial Feet27.7622 
Length of Keel73' 1 ½"Imperial Feet22.2631 
Breadth28' 1 ½"Imperial Feet8.5471 
Depth in Hold12' 9"Imperial Feet3.7719 
Burthen319 5694Tons BM 

Armament


11.1808Broadside Weight = 174 Imperial Pound ( 78.909 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck14 British 24-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser2 British 6-Pounder

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
11.1808 - 5.5.1810Commander James Pattison StewartBWAS-17935.5.1810 - 2.1811Commander Thomas BarclayBWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
11.1808Commissioned at AntiguaBWAS-1793
28.1.1809Capture of Martinique
2.1811Paid offBWAS-1793
6.1811Broken up at SheernessBWAS-1793

 

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