Sophie

6778
Nominal Guns28BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench hired ship 'Sophie' (1782) (28)
Captured12.9.1782BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategorySixth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip BWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Sold17.8.1784BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck132' 6"Imperial Feet40.2384 
Length of Keel108' 0"Imperial Feet32.9184 
Breadth34' 6"Imperial Feet10.4013 
Depth in Hold10' 7"Imperial Feet3.2258 
Burthen683 7094Tons BM 

Armament


10.1782Broadside Weight = 108 Imperial Pound ( 48.978 kg)BWAS-1714
Upper Gun Deck22 British 9-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 British 3-Pounder

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
10.1782 - 12.1782CaptainHenry Mowat (1734-1798)BWAS-171417.12.1782 - 5.1784CaptainAlexander Inglis Cochrane (1758-1832) ADM 6/22/556BWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
9.5.1784Arrived at Deptford and paid offBWAS-1714
17.8.1784Sold at Deptford for 870BWAS-1714


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
 

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