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HBMC Constance (1797)

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Constance, 22 Guns

 

Details

NationalityBritish
PreviouslyConstance
Captured1797/03/09B064
ShipyardCapturedB064
RateSixth Rate
TypePost Ship
Out Service1806/10/12B064
FateCapturedB064

 

Dimensions

SourceBritish Warships in the Age of Sail 1793-1817
Length of Gundeck121' 8"
Length of Keel103' 43/4"
Breadth31' 11/4"
Depth in Hold9' 8"
Burthen5329/94

 

Armament

Date1799B064
Gun Deck22British 9-Pounder

 

Crew

DateMenNotesSource
1799170EstablishmentB064

 

Flag Officers

Date FromDate toRank/PositionNameSource

 

Commanders

Date FromDate toRankNameSource
1799/071803/01Post CaptainJohn Baker HayB064
1803/011803Post CaptainAnselm GriffithsB064
1806/071806/10/12CommanderAlexander BurrowesB064

 

Officers

Date FromDate ToRank/PositionNameSource

 

Service record

1797/03Arrived at Plymouth (Date uncertain) and laid upB064
1799/11Sailed for the MediterraneanB064
1799/12Completed a very small repairB064
1806/10/12Took the French storeship Salamandre near St Malo, but ran aground and was taken by the French. Captain Alexander Burrows and eight others were killed in the action, 16 were wounded.B064

 

Actions & Battles

DateSource

 

Notes

No Notes Entered

 

Sources

B064British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793-1817


Last Updated :2008/07/17 at 21:50:04 by Cy

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