Bombay -> 1819 Blake

7519
Nominal Guns74BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered9.7.1801BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down10.1805BWAS-1793
Launched28.3.1808BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
Ship ClassCarnatic ClassBWAS-1793
Constructor Robert John NelsonBWAS-1793
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip of the Line BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Broken Up22.12.1855BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck172' 3 ½"Imperial Feet52.4383 
Length of Keel140' 0 ¼"Imperial Feet42.6784 
Breadth47' 9 ½"Imperial Feet14.3383 
Depth in Hold20' 9"Imperial Feet6.3246 
Burthen1,701 1294Tons BM 

Armament


28.3.1808Broadside Weight = 942 Imperial Pound ( 427.197 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck28 British 32-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck12 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck2 British 9-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 9-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1779640Design Complement

4 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
6.1808 - 1811Captain William CumingBWAS-17931812Captain Norborn ThompsonBWAS-17931812 - 1813Captain George Parker (1767-1847)BWAS-17935.1814 - 7.1816Captain Henry BazelyBWAS-1793

2 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
7.1814 - 1816Rear-Admiral of the BlueSir John Poo Beresford (1st Baronet of Bagnall) (1767-1844)BWAS-17931816 - 7.1816Rear-Admiral of the WhiteSir Charles Vinicombe PenroseBWAS-1793

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1.11.1814 - 7.1816First Lieutenant Thomas BevisNBD1849

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
7.1814 - 1815Midshipman Thomas Metcalfe Currie (1800-1846)NBD184910.1814 - 7.1816Midshipman Charles CaleyNBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
10.1805Began building at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
28.3.1808Completed building at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £67038.0.0dBWAS-1793
28.3.1808Began fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
11.5.1808Completed fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich at a cost of £2954.0.0dBWAS-1793
7.2.1809Sailed for the MediterraneanBWAS-1793
1812In the MediterraneanBWAS-1793
3.1814Began making good defects at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
7.1814Completed making good defects at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £23281.0.0dBWAS-1793
7.1816Paid offBWAS-1793
28.4.1819Renamed BlakeBWAS-1793
12.1823fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793

 

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





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Thursday 4th of March 2021 15:09paula Richard Tyrrell (1691-1766)
Sunday 28th of February 2021 15:40ulrich_hankeDanish yacht 'Vildanden' (1789)
Sunday 28th of February 2021 10:49Paul WalshBritish Fifth Rate ship 'Fellowship' (1643) (28)
Sunday 28th of February 2021 10:06Cy Philip Carteret (d.1748)
Sunday 28th of February 2021 06:20Albert Parker Philip Carteret (d.1748)