Astree -> 1811 Pomone

Nominal Guns38BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench Fifth Rate frigate 'L'Astrée' (1809) (40)
ShipyardCherbourg - Normandy NNF-1800
Ship ClassPallas ClassNNF-1800
Designed byJacques-Noël Sané (1740-1831)NNF-1800
ConstructorJean Michel Segondat (1779-1854)NNF-1800
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFrigate BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Broken Up6.1816BWAS-1793


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck152' 0"Imperial Feet46.3296 
Length of Keel127' 5"Imperial Feet38.7143 
Breadth40' 2"Imperial Feet12.2428 
Depth in Hold12' 9"Imperial Feet3.7719 
Burthen1,093 4294Tons BM 


2.1812Broadside Weight = 517 Imperial Pound ( 234.4595 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck28 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck14 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 9-Pounder

3 Commanding Officers

2.1812 - 12.1812CaptainRobert Stuart Lambert (1771-1836)BWAS-179312.1812 - 4.1815CaptainPhilip Carteret (1777-1828)BWAS-17934.1815 - 1816CaptainJohn Richard Lumley (d.1821)BWAS-1793

1 Commissioned Officer

3.1813 - 19.7.1814LieutenantJohn Furneaux (1793-1865)NBD1849

Service History

20.4.1811Arrived at PortsmouthBWAS-1793
26.10.1811Renamed PomoneBWAS-1793
11.1811Began repairs at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
4.1812Completed repairs at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
25.5.1812Sailed for NewfoundlandBWAS-1793
8.4.1813Sailed for PortugalBWAS-1793
4.3.1814Took the Brig Bunker Hill (14)
15.1.1815Capture of the President
15.1.1815Took the Frigate President (44)
6.1816Broken up at DeptfordBWAS-1793


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