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Clyde

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Nominal Guns38BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
British Fifth Rate frigate 'Clyde' (1796) (38) 1796-1805
British 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
Ordered19.10.1804BWAS-1793
Keel Laid Down6.1805BWAS-1793
Launched20.2.1806BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardChatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1793
Ship ClassArtois Class (1793)BWAS-1793
Designed by
Sir John HenslowBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1761-1784
BWAS-1793
Constructor
Edward SisonBritish
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1780-1793
BWAS-1793
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFrigate BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Sold8.1814BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck146' 0"Imperial Feet44.5008 
Length of Keel121' 4 ¾"Imperial Feet36.8999 
Breadth39' 2"Imperial Feet11.8928 
Depth in Hold13' 9"Imperial Feet4.0386 
Burthen991Tons BM 

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
2.1806 - 1810Captain
Edward William Campbell Rich OwenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1846
BWAS-1793
1810 - 12.1810Captain
John StuartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1800-1804
BWAS-1793

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
3.1810 - 9.1810Midshipman
Francis BraceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1805-1843
NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
20.2.1806Began fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
9.3.1806Completed fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1793
28.7.1809Expedition to the Scheldt
28.7.1809Walcheren Expedition
6.2.1810Took the Privateer
Le Transit (14) 1810-1810
French 14 Gun
Privateer

12.1810Laid up at PortsmouthBWAS-1793
8.1814Sold at Portsmouth for £2,300BWAS-1793

 

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