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Iphigenia, 1805
Type: 5th rate ; Armament 36 (26 x long 18- pounders on the main deck: 12 x 32 pounder carronades: 4 x long nines)
Launched : 26 Apr 1805 ; Disposal date or year : 1851
BM: 870 tons
Complement: 264
Notes:

1805 Building

6 Feb 1810 It is reported in London that the Iphigenia had arrived at the Cape of Good Hope with the French Frigate La Nymphe.

latter end of March or beginning of April 1810 the naval force arrived off the Isle of France, consisting of the Iphigenia, Leopard and Magicienne, was joined on the 24th by the Néréide, from the Cape.

May 1810 off Port-Louis.

7-8 Jul 1810 operation to take the Isle of France. 21 Aug 1834 second and final payment of prize money for the Isle of Bourbon due to be paid.

10-13 Aug 1810 expeditions to capture of the Isle de la Passe.

23 Aug 1810 action with a French Squadron in the harbour of Grand-Port, during which the frigate Néréide was captured and the Magicienne and Sirius went aground and were burnt.

27-28 Aug 1810 Captured by a French squadron at Isle-de-la-Passe, off Grand-Port.

3 Dec 1810 capture of the Isle of France. In Port-Louis were the French frigates Bellone, under the name of Junon, and the Astrée, under that of Pomone, which were purchased for the use of the British navy. The Iphigenia was restored to her rank among the 18-pounder 36s ; but the battered Néréide was in too bad a state and was sold to be broken up.

Plymouth 13 May 1811 Arrived from Portsmouth.

Portsmouth 19 Mar 1812 Sailed with the Mediterranean convoy.

Torbay 22 Mar 1812 Arrived last night with a convoy for Lisbon &c.

Torbay 23 Mar 1812 Sailed with the Malta convoy, a part of the convoy putting back with the Serapis due to contrary winds, and subsequently sailed on 25 Mar.

Falmouth 10 Sep 1812 Sailed with her convoy for the Downs.

Portsmouth 17 Sep 1812 Arrived from the Downs.

22 Sep 1812 It is reported that the Iphigenia has received £100,000 on board in gold bars for the payment of the Army in Spain.

Portsmouth 22 Sep 1812 Sailed for Lisbon.

Portsmouth 22 Nov 1812 Is appointed convoy for Cadiz, Gibraltar, and the Mediterranean.

Portsmouth 6 Dec 1812 Sailed with a convoy for Spain, Portugal, and the Mediterranean.

Santa Cruz 19 Jun 1814 Arrived from Gibraltar with a convoy of transports with the 21st, 29th, and 62d regiments, and a company of artillery and sailed on the 22 Jun for Bermuda.

Aug 1814 a portion of the prize money resulting from the various actions in the Chesapeake became due for payment on 1 May 1835 : namely a dividend from the estate of the bankrupt agent Henry Abbott : no doubt one of the many fraudsters who ripped off matelots in those days : both officers and ratings being fair game.

Portsmouth 16 Oct 1814 Remains in port.

Portsmouth 19 Oct 1814 Is appointed convoy to Bermuda.

Portsmouth 19 Oct 1814 Accompanies the convoy for North America, at present wind-bound.

Portsmouth 25 Oct 1814 Is appointed convoy to Halifax.

Portsmouth 27 Oct 1814 Dropped down to St. Helen's, bound to America.

Portsmouth 30 Oct 1814 Sailed with a convoy of transports for North America.

Plymouth 31 Oct 1814 Passed by with a convoy from Portsmouth, and the trade for Bermuda joined from this port.

Plymouth 1 Nov 1814 Anchored last night in the Sound, and sailed this morning with the Bermuda fleet for Cork.

Cork 6 Nov 1814 Arrived with a convoy.

Cork 14 Nov 1814 Sailed with the Bermuda convoy on the 9th inst. but have since put back.

Cove 13 Dec 1814 Put back with the Bermuda convoy, due to foul winds.

Cork 17 Dec 1814 Has put back with her convoy for a fifth time.

20 Mar 1815, reported to be at Bermuda.

Deal 16 Oct 1815 Has put back.

Deal 17 Oct 1815 Sailed for Portsmouth.

Deal 18 Oct 1815 Put back.

Trincomalee 29 Jun 1816 Remained.

Plymouth 15 Dec 1817 Arrived from Ceylon.

Portsmouth 10 May 1818 Preparing for service in North America.

Portsmouth 2 Sep 1818 Arrived from Halifax.

Portsmouth 2 Sep 1818 Arrived from Quebec (20 days).

Portsmouth 3 Oct 1818 Will sail for the Jamaica station about Tues next.

Portsmouth 6 Jan 1821 Will go out to Spithead at the first fair wind, and prepare for service in the Mediterranean.

Portsmouth 12 Sep 1821 Is fitting out at Plymouth for the African station.

Portsmouth 6 Oct 1821 Arrived from Plymouth, prior to sailing for the suppression of the slave-trade on the coast of Africa.

27 Nov 1821 Is in commission and based off the Coast of Africa.

21 Feb 1822, detained in lat. 11° 47' N. R. Bissao, the Portuguese slave vessel El Conde de Villa Flor, with 172 slaves on board when detained, which was sent for adjudication to the British and Portuguese Court of Mixed Commission, Sierra Leone, and sentenced to be condemned on 13 Mar 1822.

26 Feb 1822, detained in lat. 7° 0' N. long. 10° 30' W., the Spanish slave vessel Joseph, which was sent for adjudication to the British and Spanish Mixed Court of Justice, Sierra Leone and sentenced to be condemned on 18 Jun 1822.

1 Apr 1822 the ship's boats detained in lat. 5° 16' N. long. 0° 10' 30" W., the Portuguese slave vessel Des de Fevreiro, with 10 slaves on board when detained, which was sent for adjudication to the British and Portuguese Court of Mixed Commission, Sierra Leone, and sentenced to be condemned on 22 Jun 1822.

6 Apr 1822 the ship's boats detained in lat. 6° 17' N. long. 2° 55' E., the Portuguese slave vessel Nymfa del Mai, with 2 slaves on board when detained, which was sent for adjudication to the British and Portuguese Court of Mixed Commission, Sierra Leone, and sentenced to be condemned on 28 Aug 1822.

7 Apr 1822 Iphigenia, with the Myrmidon in company, detained in lat. 6° 20' N. long. 4° 12' E., the Portuguese slave vessel Esperanza Felis, with 187 slaves on board when detained, which was sent for adjudication to the British and Portuguese Court of Mixed Commission, Sierra Leone, and sentenced to be condemned on 4 Jul 1822.

15 Apr 1822 the ship's boats detained in lat. 4° 22' N. long. 7° 22' E., the Spanish slave vessel Yeanam, with 380 slaves on board when detained, which was sent for adjudication to the British and Spanish Mixed Court of Justice, Sierra Leone, and sentenced to be condemned on 25 Jun 1822. Unfortunately, on 2 Jun 1822 the prize capsized in a tornado in sight of the Myrmidon, with the loss of 2 officers, 16 men and 400 slaves, 7 of the Iphigenia's crew survived using the wreckage.

15 Apr 1822 the ship's boats detained in lat. 4° 22' N. long. 7° 22' E., the Spanish slave vessel Vecua, with 325 slaves on board when detained, which was sent for adjudication to the British and Spanish Mixed Court of Justice, Sierra Leone, and sentenced to be condemned on 25 Jun 1822.

Sierra Leone 20 Jun 1922 due to sail for England shortly, via the West Indies, to refit.

Kingston, Jamaica 27 Jul 1822 Exchanged signals with the Pyramus, off Barbadoes, on her passage here.

Portsmouth 15 Aug 1822 One of the vessels captured at the River Bonny on 15 Apr 1922, the French brigantine L'Utile, has arrived in the charge of Lieut. C. Elliott, leaving Sierra Leone on the 23d June.

1830 Chatham.

Deal 26 Oct 1831 Arrived from Portsmouth.

1833-1848 Lent to Marine Society.

River Thames, London 1 Aug 1835 the lads from the Marine Society manned the yards on the passing of the King and Queen, en route to pay a visit to Greenwich Hospital.

20 Dec 1848 Woolwich.