Admiral Rainier

7472
Nominal Guns14BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyDutch brig 'Unknown Dutch Brig' (1800) (16)
Captured23.8.1800BWAS-1793
ShipyardBatavia - Dutch East-Indies BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1793
Sold9.1803BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Burthenc150Tons BM 

Armament


1800Broadside Weight = 42 Imperial Pound ( 19.047 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck14 British 6-Pounder

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
23.8.1800 - 1800LieutenantWilliam Hugh Dobbie (1771-1830)BWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
28.10.1800Burnt 5 Dutch gunboats in the Carawang riverTRN4
30.10.1800Captured 3 Dutch gunboats in the Carawang riverTRN4


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
TRN4The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IVWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
 

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