Nominal Guns22BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Keel Laid Down1804BWAS-1793
How acquiredBuilt by ContractBWAS-1793
ShipyardKingston upon Hull - Yorkshire - The Humber BWAS-1793
Ship ClassCombatant ClassBWAS-1793
Designed byJohn StainforthBWAS-1793
ConstructorJohn BluntBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck117' 4"Imperial Feet35.6676 
Length of Keel100' 0 ½"Imperial Feet30.4927 
Breadth28' 2"Imperial Feet8.5408 
Depth in Hold11' 3"Imperial Feet3.429 
Burthen422 1694Tons BM 


11.1804Broadside Weight = 264 Imperial Pound ( 119.724 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck22 British 24-Pound Carronade

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1804121Design Complement

6 Commanding Officers

1.1805 - 3.1806CaptainGeorge Nicholas Hardinge (1781-1808)BWAS-17933.1806 - 1807CommanderWarwick LakeBWAS-17931807CommanderJohn EvansBWAS-17931807CommanderReuben Cailland ManginBWAS-17931807 - 1808CommanderCharles Marshall Gregory (d.1808)BWAS-17935.1808 - 1814CommanderJames IrwinBWAS-1793

1 Commissioned Officer

10.2.1821 - 13.2.1822LieutenantThomas BallNBD1849

Service History

8.1.1805Began fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
10.3.1805Completed fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
1808Refitted as a 18 gun Unrated  
3.1808Began fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
8.1808Completed fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
2.1814Began fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
4.1814Completed fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
7.5.1817Sold to Mr. Pushman for £800BWAS-1793


Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page

Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Thursday 5th of December 2019 13:57William FisherGeorge Younghusband (1776-1806)
Tuesday 3rd of December 2019 14:40Darrin ZielinskiBritish Merchant east indiaman 'Durrington' (1739) (26)
Monday 2nd of December 2019 05:15Tim OakleyBritish sloop 'Fleche' (1798) (18)
Saturday 30th of November 2019 05:17Tim OakleyBritish Fourth Rate frigate 'Cornwallis' (1805) (50)
Friday 29th of November 2019 01:51Karen TateBritish Merchant east indiaman 'Prince William Henry' (1788)