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Indus -> 1818 Bellona

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Nominal Guns74BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered31.7.1807BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down4.1809BWAS-1793
Launched19.12.1812BWAS-1793
First Commissioned2.1813BWAS-1793
How acquiredBuilt by ContractBWAS-1793
ShipyardDeptford - London BWAS-1793
Ship ClassArmada Class (1806)BWAS-1793
Designed by
The SurveyorsBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
BWAS-1793
Constructor
John DudmanBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1750-1817
BWAS-1793
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip of the LineBWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Last known27.6.1868BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck176' 3 ½"Imperial Feet53.6575 
Length of Keel145' 4 ¼"Imperial Feet44.2024 
Breadth47' 8"Imperial Feet14.3546 
Depth in Hold21' 0"Imperial Feet6.4008 
Draught Forward13' 0"Imperial Feet3.9624 
Draught Aft17' 8"Imperial Feet5.2106 
Burthen1,756Tons BM 

Armament


19.12.1812Broadside Weight = 928 Imperial Pound ( 420.848 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck28 British 32-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck4 British 12-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.10.1806590Design Complement

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
2.1813 - 8.1814Captain
William Hall GageBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1795-1862
BWAS-1793
8.1859 - 1860Captain
William King HallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1829-1879
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4 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
5.2.1813 - 16.4.1814Lieutenant
Thomas Wentworth BullerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1806-1817
NBD1849
5.2.1813 - 9.1814Lieutenant
Charles BowenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1799-1846
BWAS-1714
11.5.1841 - 3.11.1841Lieutenant
Charles Ross BamberBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1826-1841
NBD1849
17.9.1841 - 1844Lieutenant
William King HallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1829-1879
NBD1849

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
5.1813 - 9.1814Midshipman
Patrick John BlakeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1813-1845
NBD1849

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
4.1813 - 5.18131st Class Volunteer
Patrick John BlakeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1813-1845
NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
4.1809Began building at Deptford - London BWAS-1793
19.12.1812Completed building at Deptford - London at a cost of £57430.0.0dBWAS-1793
29.12.1812Began fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
2.1813Commissioned for the North SeaBWAS-1793
30.3.1813Completed fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich at a cost of £36246.0.0dBWAS-1793
8.1814Laid up at PortsmouthBWAS-1793
3.11.1818Renamed BellonaBWAS-1793
1819Began middling repair at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
12.1820Completed middling repair at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £32731.0.0dBWAS-1793
11.1841Began fitting as a Receiving Ship at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
6.1842Completed fitting as a Receiving Ship at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £4957.0.0dBWAS-1793
28.4.1868Ordered to be broken upBWAS-1793
27.6.1868Break up completed at PlymouthBWAS-1793

 

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