HMS Charwell

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Charwell / Cherwell, late Earl of Moira, 1812
Type: Brig / Sloop ; late schooner ; Armament 14
Disposal date or year : 1837

Lake Ontario, 1814 the schooner Earl of Moira had been re-rigged as a brig and her name changed to Charwell.

Lake Ontario, 3 May 1814 Prince-Regent, Princess-Charlotte, Montreal, Niagara, Charwell, Star, and Magnet, departed for a raid on Oswego, followed by a blockade of Sackett's-Harbour which was raised at the end of July.

Lake Erie, 31 Aug 1814 boats and men from the Charwell and Netley captured the US schooners Somers and Ohio.

1817 converted to powder hulk.

Jul 1830 still list in the Navy List as being on Lake Ontario.