Nominal Guns28B181
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Keel Laid Down11.1825B181
How acquiredPurpose builtB181
ShipyardWoolwich Dockyard - Woolwich B181
Designed bySir Robert Seppings (1767-1840)B181
CategorySixth RateB181
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Sold for Break Up17.2.1862B181


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB028
Length of Gundeck125' 0"Imperial Feet38.1 
Breadth33' 0"Imperial Feet10.0584 
Burthen600Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB181
Length of Gundeck125' 0"Imperial Feet38.1 
Length of Keel106' 6"Imperial Feet32.3342 
Breadth32' 6"Imperial Feet9.8298 
Depth in Hold9' 6"Imperial Feet2.8956 
Burthen598 1794Tons BM 


3.1827Broadside Weight = 383 Imperial Pound ( 173.6905 kg)B181
Upper Gun Deck20 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck6 British 18-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 9-Pounder

5 Ship Commanders

17.5.1828 - 6.1830Captain Richard Grant (1783-1859)W02521.10.1830 - 1.1834Captain Charles Hope (1798-1854)W02530.1.1834 - 1837Captain Henry John Chetwynd (1803-?)NBD18495.9.1837 - 1841Captain John Townshend (1798-1863)W02518.4.1843 - 1846Captain William Nugent Glascock (d.1847)W025

1 Flag Officer

29.5.1843 - 1844Rear-Admiral William Bowles (1780-1869)NBD1849

4 Commissioned Officers

28.8.1830 - 9.1832Lieutenant Humphrey ButlerNBD184926.9.1837 - 7.1839Lieutenant Robert Spencer Robinson (1809-1880)W02515.1.1841 - 2.10.1841Lieutenant Lindsey Peter Burrell (1813-?)NBD18494.1843 - 1.1847First Lieutenant Benjamin Holland BunceNBD1849

Service History

3.1847Refitted as a 8 gun Unrated Storeship B181
1848Converted to a storeshipB028


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