Talbot

7059
Nominal Guns18BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered4.10.1805BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down3.1806BWAS-1793
Launched22.7.1807BWAS-1793
How acquiredBuilt by ContractBWAS-1793
ShipyardTeignmouth - Devon BWAS-1793
Ship ClassTalbot ClassBWAS-1793
Constructor James and Son HeathBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Sold23.11.1815BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck113' 2 ½"Imperial Feet34.4551 
Length of Keel94' 1"Imperial Feet28.6576 
Breadth31' 1 ⅜"Imperial Feet9.4583 
Depth in Hold9' 4"Imperial Feet2.8448 
Draught Forward7' 3"Imperial Feet2.2098 
Draught Aft10' 6"Imperial Feet3.2004 
Burthen484 4694Tons BM 

Armament


22.7.1807Broadside Weight = 348 Imperial Pound ( 157.818 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck18 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck6 British 12-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 12-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder
Pivot Mount1 British 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
10.1805121Design Complement

5 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
9.1807 - 1.8.1811Commander Alexander JonesBWAS-17931.8.1811 - 28.4.1814Captain Spelman SwaineBWAS-179328.4.1814 - 24.9.1814Captain Henry HaynesBWAS-179324.9.1814 - 14.7.1815Captain William DowersBWAS-179314.7.1815 - 9.1815Captain Archibald TisdallBWAS-1793

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1812 - 1813Midshipman William Batt (1793-?)NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
21.8.1807Began fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
27.12.1807Completed fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
9.1.1808Sailed for PortugalBWAS-1793
1809In the North SeaBWAS-1793
13.6.1809Took the Privateer Loven (2) in the North Sea
1810On the Irish StationBWAS-1793
9.1815Paid offBWAS-1793
23.11.1815Sold for £1,610, becoming the Merchant vessel GeorgeBWAS-1793

 

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Thursday 24th of September 2020 19:51Richard BatemanBritish cutter 'Racer' (1810) (10)
Thursday 24th of September 2020 06:58Cliff Thornton Richard Pickersgill (d.1779)
Wednesday 23rd of September 2020 05:50Albert Parker Probert Morgan (c.1710-1756)
Wednesday 23rd of September 2020 05:49Albert Parker Jeremiah Morgan (d.1773)
Wednesday 23rd of September 2020 05:42Albert Parker Joseph Veale (bef.1718-bef.1783)