Nominal Guns64B028
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Keel Laid Down5.1780BWAS-1793
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B028
Ship ClassIntrepid ClassBWAS-1714
Designed by John Williams (1700-?)BWAS-1793
Constructor Adam Hayes (d.1785)BWAS-1793
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line BWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Broken Up10.1816B028


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck159' 6"Imperial Feet48.4658 
Length of Keel131' 0"Imperial Feet39.9288 
Breadth44' 4"Imperial Feet13.4366 
Depth in Hold19' 0"Imperial Feet5.7912 
Draught Forward12' 2"Imperial Feet3.683 
Draught Aft17' 1"Imperial Feet5.1852 
Burthen1,369 5194Tons BM 


8.10.1782Broadside Weight = 600 Imperial Pound ( 272.1 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck26 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 British 9-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 9-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1777500Design Complement

15 Ship Commanders

26.9.1782 - 18.4.1783Captain William Dickson (c.1728-1803) ADM 6/22/521BWAS-171418.4.1783 - 26.6.1786Captain William Dickson (c.1728-1803) ADM 6/23/52ADM 6/2326.9.1786 - 25.6.1789Captain Charles Chamberlayne (d.1810) Transfered ADM 6/23/357BWAS-17144.1795 - 2.1797Captain Joseph Ellison (d.1816)BWAS-17142.1797 - 9.1797Captain Thomas Parr (d.1800)BWAS-17149.1797 - 12.1797Captain Thomas Revell ShiversBWAS-17142.1799 - 11.1799Lieutenant Thomas Pamp (d.1806)BWAS-171412.1799 - 1800Lieutenant Jaques Dalby (d.1803)BWAS-17144.1801 - 4.1802Captain Charles Stuart (d.c.1814)BWAS-17148.1805 - 1808Captain Thomas Harvey (1775-1841)BWAS-17141809 - 2.1811Captain Askew Pafford Hollis (1766-1844)BWAS-17142.1811Captain Joshua Sydney HortonBWAS-17142.1811 - 5.1811Captain Askew Pafford Hollis (1766-1844)BWAS-17145.1811Captain Charles Elphinstone Fleeming (1774-1840)BWAS-17145.1811 - 1812Captain Askew Pafford Hollis (1766-1844)BWAS-1714

7 Commissioned Officers

17.4.1783 - 8.12.1783First Lieutenant Charles Papps Price (d.1813) ADM 6/23/52ADM 6/2318.4.1783 - 8.12.1783Second Lieutenant William Wright ADM 6/23/52ADM 6/2318.4.1783 - 8.12.1783Third Lieutenant Edward Marsh ADM 6/23/52ADM 6/2328.2.1807 - 1809Lieutenant John Alexander (d.1857)NL186531.3.1810 - 29.10.1810Lieutenant John William Montagu (1790-1882)NBD18497.12.1810 - 13.3.1811Lieutenant George Charles BlakeNBD18494.1811 - 13.2.1813Lieutenant John Leigh BeckfordNBD1849

3 Warrant Officers

23.3.1786 - 21.6.1786Carpenter William Light (d.1791) ADM 6/23/323ADM 6/2314.9.1787 - 1787Carpenter William Light (d.1791) ADM 6/23/413ADM 6/231790 - 12.5.1790Boatswain David Ridgeway Transfered ADM 6/24/29ADM 6/24

3 Petty Officers

1785Midshipman Edward Walpole Browne (1767-1846)NBD18497.1795 - 10.2.1798Midshipman James AtkinsNBD18491806 - 1808Midshipman William Allen (1792-1864)W033

4 Crewmen

1795Boy James CarthyADM 171/89.8.1797 - 25.4.17981st Class Volunteer Charles Evelyn Daniel Francis Poplet Houghton (1784-?)ref:10739.8.1797 - 25.4.17981st Class Volunteer Frederick Hugh Evelyn Houghton (1783-1812)ref:10732.10.1805 - 18061st Class Volunteer William Allen (1792-1864)W033

Service History

8.10.1782Completed at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £34347.11.4dBWAS-1714
18.10.1782Began coppering and fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
19.12.1782Completed coppering and fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £1606.9.10dBWAS-1714
4.1783Guard ship at PlymouthBWAS-1714
9.1783fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1714
9.1786Paid off and then recommissionedBWAS-1714
2.1788Paid offBWAS-1714
2.1795Began fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1714
6.1795Quiberon operationsBWAS-1714
6.1795Completed fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £12490.0.0dBWAS-1714
28.2.1796Sailed for the East IndiesBWAS-1714
10.1796In the North SeaBWAS-1714
12.1797Paid offBWAS-1714
4.1798Paid off?BWAS-1714
2.1799Refitted as a Unrated Prison Ship
11.1799fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1714
12.1799Refitted as a Unrated Hospital Ship
3.1801Began fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1714
4.1801Refitted as a 64 gun Third Rate Ship of the Line
5.1801Completed fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £15110.0.0dBWAS-1714
11.1804Began repairs at Deptford - London BWAS-1714
8.1805Completed repairs at Deptford - London at a cost of £34301.0.0dBWAS-1714
8.1805Began fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
9.1805Completed fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
19.2.1807In the DardanellesBWAS-1714
19.2.1807Forcing the Dardanelles
1.3.1807Passage of the Dardanelles
26.3.1808Took the Brig-Corvette Friedland (14) off Cape Blanco
26.6.1808Took the Gunboat Volpe (1) off Corfu
1809In the BalticBWAS-1714
19.12.1810Sailed for the MeditarraneanBWAS-1714
1811On the Portugal stationBWAS-1714
1813Paid off into ordinaryBWAS-1714
10.1816Broken up at SheernessBWAS-1714


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