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Achates, 1808
Type: Brig Sloop ; Armament 10
Launched : 1808 ; Disposal date or year : 7 Feb 1810
Disposal Details : Wrecked in the West Indies : crew saved ; Captain Thomas Pinto
BM : 238 tons ;
Notes:

1 Sep 1809, arrived Barbadoes from Fort Royal.

12 Sep 1809, remains at Barbadoes and has been joined by the Swaggerer, and Glommen, 16, brig-sloop, aka Britomart.

12 Dec 1809 operation by a small squadron to cut out the French 16-gun brig-corvette Nisus, from the harbour of Hayes, which was added to the British navy under name of Gaudaloupe.