Surinam6782
Nominal Guns18BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorThe Royal Navy
PreviouslyFrench Privateer ship-sloop 'Le Hussard' (1798)
Captured1799/08/20BWAS-1793
ShipyardUnknownref:692
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip-Sloop
Captured1803/06/23BWAS-1793
BecomesDutch corvette 'Suriname' (1803)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck105' 2"Imperial Feet32.0142
Length of Keel86' 3"Imperial Feet26.2255
Breadth30' 2"Imperial Feet9.1948
Depth in Hold8' 5"Imperial Feet2.5654
Burthen417 4794Tons BM

Armament

1900/01Broadside Weight = 54 Imperial Pound ( 24.489 kg) BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck18British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1800/01121BWAS-1793

Commanders

FromToRankNameSource
1800/01/301801CommanderChristopher ColeBWAS-1793
18021802LieutenantRandall M'DonnellBWAS-1793
18031803/06/23CommanderRobert TuckerBWAS-1793

Service History

DateEvent Source
1800/01/30Commissioned in the West IndiesBWAS-1793
1800/03/24Took the Privateer Sloop Le Consolateur  
1800/03/26Took the Privateer Sloop Le Renard  
1802In the Leeward IslandsBWAS-1793
1803/06/23Taken by the Dutch at Curacoa 


Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
ref:692 Base de donnés sur les capitaines corsaires , les navires et les armateursJJ SaleinWeb Site
 

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