Wassenar

7110
Nominal Guns66BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyDutch Third Rate ship of the line 'Wassenaer' (1781) (68)
Captured11.10.1797BWAS-1793
ShipyardRotterdam Naval Yard - Rotterdam M01
ConstructorJan Salomonszoon van den TempelM01
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip of the Line BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Sold13.8.1818BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck158' 2"Imperial Feet48.1593 
Length of Keel13' 1 ¼"Imperial Feet3.9688 
Breadth42' 8"Imperial Feet12.9032 
Depth in Hold20' 2 ½"Imperial Feet6.1087 
Burthen1,269 4894Tons BM 

Armament


10.1797Broadside Weight = 633 Imperial Pound ( 287.0655 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck28 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 British 9-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 9-Pounder

3.1798Broadside Weight = 297 Imperial Pound ( 134.6895 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck28 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 British 9-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 9-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
10.1797491 BWAS-1793

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
3.1798 - 1800CaptainCharles CravenBWAS-179316.4.1800 - 20.3.1801CaptainJohn LarmourBWAS-179321.3.1801 - 7.1.1802CaptainFrederick Lewis Maitland (1777-1839)BWAS-17937.1.1802 - 9.1802CaptainHenry Edward Reginald Baker (d.1820)BWAS-1793

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
10.1798Admiral of the BlueJoseph Peyton (1725-1804)BWAS-1793

2 Warrant Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
29.3.1798 - 14.10.1799MasterCharles ThompsonADM29-15.8.1801 - 13.9.1802MasterHenry Webb (d.1818)ADM29-1

Service History


DateEventSource
28.10.1797Arrived at SheernessBWAS-1793
3.1.1798RegisteredBWAS-1793
2.1798Began fitting as a Troopship at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness BWAS-1793
5.1798Completed fitting as a Troopship at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness at a cost of £9122.0.0dBWAS-1793
10.1798In the DownsBWAS-1793
1800Commissioned for the MediteraneanBWAS-1793
9.1802fitting as a Powder Magazine at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
13.8.1818Sold to John Small Sedger for £2,820BWAS-1793

 

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