Niagara

7735
Nominal Guns16BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
Acquired4.1814BWAS-1793
ShipyardÎle aux Noix - Lake Champlain BWAS-1793
Constructor William SimonsBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1793
Captured11.9.1814BWAS-1793
BecomesAmerican brig 'Linnet' (1814) (16)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB068
Length of Gundeck82' 6"Imperial Feet25.0698 
Breadth27' 0"Imperial Feet8.2296 
Depth in Hold6' 8"Imperial Feet2.032 
Burthen260Tons BM 

Armament


4.1814Broadside Weight = 192 Imperial Pound ( 87.072 kg)B068
Gun Deck16 British 24-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.181499EstablishmentBWAS-1793

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
4.1814 - 11.9.1814Commander Daniel PringB068

Service History


DateEventSource
11.9.1814Battle of Lake Champlain

 

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