Nominal Guns24BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench Privateer corvette 'Le Mars' (1798) (22)
First Commissioned9.1800BWAS-1793
CategorySixth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypePost Ship BWAS-1793


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck124' 4"Imperial Feet37.7994 
Length of Keel100' 4 ⅝"Imperial Feet30.4959 
Breadth31' 5 ¾"Imperial Feet9.4679 
Depth in Hold14' 1"Imperial Feet4.2736 
Burthen529 1194Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen500French Tonneaux489.5 


9.1800Broadside Weight = 361 Imperial Pound ( 163.7135 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck22 British 32-Pound Carronade
Upper Gun Deck2 British 9-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
9.1800135 BWAS-1793

4 Commanding Officers

9.1800 - 10.1800Commander John Acworth OmmanneyBWAS-179316.10.1800 - 1802Captain Robert HoneymanBWAS-17931802 - 1.1803Captain James CarthewBWAS-179328.5.1803 - 10.11.1803Captain Frederick Cotterell (1780-1811)BWAS-1793

1 Flag Officer

10.1800 - 1802Rear-Admiral of the Blue Robert MontaguBWAS-1793

1 Petty Officer

5.1794 - 6.1800Midshipman Augustus BaldwinNBD1849

Service History

10.6.1800Began fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
1.1801Completed fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1793
18.1.1801Took the Schooner L'Éclair (2) at Guadeloupe
21.6.1801Sailed for JamaicaBWAS-1793
10.11.1803Wrecked off Cape Francois, San DomingoBWAS-1793


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