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Nominal Guns36BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered6.6.1801BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down7.1801BWAS-1793
Launched5.7.1803BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardBursledon - Hampshire BWAS-1793
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFrigateBWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Wrecked29.11.1839BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck137' 1 ½"Imperial Feet41.7703 
Length of Keel113' 1 ½"Imperial Feet34.4551 
Breadth38' 4"Imperial Feet11.5824 
Depth in Hold13' 5"Imperial Feet3.9624 
Draught Forward10' 4"Imperial Feet3.048 
Draught Aft15' 6"Imperial Feet4.572 
Burthen884 1994Tons BM 

Armament


5.7.1803Broadside Weight = 444 Imperial Pound ( 201.354 kg)BWAS-1714
Upper Gun Deck26 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck2 British 9-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 9-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1779260Design Complement

9 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
7.1803 - 1804Captain
George Henry TowryBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1788-1805
BWAS-1793
1804 - 1805Captain
Richard Henry Alexander BennetBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1809
BWAS-1793
5.1805 - 6.1805Captain
Richard CurryBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1780-1846
BWAS-1793
1806 - 1807Captain
Thomas BakerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1781-1837
BWAS-1793
1808 - 1815Captain
George ReynoldsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1777-1815
BWAS-1793
9.1818 - 9.1822Captain
Nesbit Josiah WilloughbyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1798-1822
BWAS-1793
11.1822 - 1825Captain
Gardiner Henry GuionBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1794-1825
BWAS-1793
1.1828 - 12.1829Captain
John WilsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1796-1829
BWAS-1793
24.12.1829 - 1831Captain
John Alexander DuntzeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1818-1848
NBD1849

4 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
22.12.1809 - 30.4.1814Lieutenant
Charles BealesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1801-1846
NBD1849
25.11.1822 - 6.1.1824Lieutenant
Courtenay Edmund William BoyleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1813-1830
NBD1849
1.1.1824 - 4.2.1825Lieutenant
John Harrison BowkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1803-1845
NBD1849
7.5.1834 - 25.6.1834Lieutenant
Douglas CurryBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1824-1846
NBD1849

2 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
13.8.1803 - 8.18111st Class Volunteer
William Frederick BarrBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1803-1815
NBD1849
3.1805 - 5.18061st Class Volunteer
Algernon PercyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1805-1815
NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
7.7.1803Began fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
20.8.1803Completed fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
30.1.1804Took the  
30.1.1804Took the  
6.1805Completed middling repair at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich at a cost of £32397.0.0dBWAS-1793
26.8.1806Chase of the Vétéran
1808Commissioned for the BalticBWAS-1793
5.3.1811Sailed for the Leeward IslandsBWAS-1793
1.1814Began middling repair at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
6.1815Laid up at ChathamBWAS-1793
9.1818RecommissionedBWAS-1793
10.1818Began fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
12.1819Completed fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £15041.0.0dBWAS-1793
9.1822Paid offBWAS-1793
9.1822Began small repair at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
11.1822RecommissionedBWAS-1793
3.1823Completed small repair at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £12248.0.0dBWAS-1793
1825On the Lisbon stationBWAS-1793
7.1826Began middling repair at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
1.1828RecommissionedBWAS-1793
5.1828Completed middling repair at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £29123.0.0dBWAS-1793
1.1832Began cut down at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
3.1833Completed cut down at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £6111.0.0dBWAS-1793
5.1834RecommissionedBWAS-1793
5.1834Refitted as a 24 gun Sixth Rate Corvette
5.1834Began fitting for sea at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
9.1834Completed fitting for sea at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £7771.0.0dBWAS-1793
29.11.1839Wrecked near TarragonaBWAS-1793

 

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