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USC Cyane

Page history last edited by PBworks 11 years, 10 months ago

Cyane, 22 Gun Ship

 

Details

NationalityUnited States of America
FormerlyCyane
Authorised
Laid Down
Named
Launched1806
Captured1815-Feb-20
ShipyardTopsham
Designer
Constructor
Supplier
Decks1
RateShip
In Service1815
Out Service1836
FateBroken Up

 

Dimensions

Gun DeckKeelBeamDepthDraughtBurthenDisplacementSource
118' 2"'31'6"539

 

Armament

DateCrewGunsGundeckSpardeckB/S WeightSource
1815-Feb-201803018 x 32C2 x 12

10 x 18C

As British
181520 x 32C4 x 12

8 x 18C

 

Commanders

Date FromDate toNameSource

 

Officers

Date FromDate ToRank/PositionNameSource

 

Service record

1815-Feb-20Captured by Constitution of Madeira
1815-Apr-20Arrived in America
1819Cruise off the coast of Africa
1820Cruise on the West Indies station
1824Cruise in the Mediterranean
1826Cruise on the Brazil station
1827Laid up in Philadelphia
1835Sank at her moorings
1836Raised and broken up

 

Actions & Battles

DateSource

 

Notes

The Dictionary of American Fighting Vessels incorrectly states that the Cyane was built at Frinsbury in 1796. This Eighteen gun vessel was replaced in 1806 by a twenty-two gun poSt ship which was the one captured.

 

Sources

W012Dictionary of American Fighting Vessels
W013DANFS Online

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