Trincomalee

7209
Nominal Guns18BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Captured1799BWAS-1793
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip-Sloop
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Sunk in Action12.10.1799BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Burthen315Tons BM 

Armament


1799Broadside Weight = 198 Imperial Pound ( 89.793 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck16 British 24-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1799100 BWAS-1793

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1799LieutenantJohn Rowe (d.1799)BWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
12.10.1799Action of 1799-10-12


Notes on Ship


OriginBWAS-1793
French or Dutch ship taken in 1799

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
 

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