Wildfire

7173
Nominal GunsUnknownBWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased11.1804BWAS-1793
ShipyardGreat Yarmouth - Norfolk BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFire Vessel BWAS-1793
Sold17.6.1807BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck61' 0"Imperial Feet18.5928 
Length of Keel45' 4"Imperial Feet13.7363 
Breadth16' 3 ½"Imperial Feet4.8895 
Depth in Hold8' 0"Imperial Feet2.4384 
Burthen64Tons BM 

Service History


DateEventSource
3.12.1804Began fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
18.3.1805Completed fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
17.6.1807Sold to Thomas Freake for £35BWAS-1793


Notes on Ship


OriginBWAS-1793
Mercantile John, Yarmouth 1766

 

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