Vesta

7307
Nominal Guns10BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered2.4.1804BWAS-1793
Launched1806BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardBermuda - North Atlantic Ocean BWAS-1793
Ship ClassAdonis ClassBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSchooner BWAS-1793
Sold11.1.1816BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck68' 2"Imperial Feet20.7328 
Length of Keel50' 4 ⅝"Imperial Feet15.2559 
Breadth20' 4"Imperial Feet6.1976 
Depth in Hold10' 3"Imperial Feet3.1242 
Burthen111Tons BM 

Armament


1806Broadside Weight = 90 Imperial Pound ( 40.815 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck10 British 18-Pound Carronade

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.180435Design Complement

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
30.8.1806 - 11.1807Lieutenant George MauleBWAS-179311.1807 - 6.1808Lieutenant Charles Crowdy (1786-?)BWAS-17936.1808 - 7.1809Lieutenant George MendsBWAS-17937.1809 - 1815Lieutenant George G MiallBWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
18.6.1811Began making good defects at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
5.7.1811Completed making good defects at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
11.1.1816Sold at Deptford for £500BWAS-1793

 

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