HMS Rippon

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Rippon, 1812
Type: 3rd rate ; Armament 74
Launched : 1812 ; Disposal date or year : 1821

18-21 Oct 1813 Scylla and Royalist, joined later by the Rippon, capture the Franco-Batavian 40-gun frigate Weser.

Plymouth 30 Oct 1813 arrived from Falmouth, having in tow the French frigate Weser.

14 Feb 1814 Menelaus, with the Rippon in sight, recaptured the large richly-laden Spanish ship San-Juan-de-Baptista.

Plymouth 21 Feb 1814 Sent in the Spanish ship St. Juan Baptiste, from Lima, bound to Cadiz, captured and recaptured on the 2 Feb. between Madeira and the Azores.

Plymouth 3 Apr 1814 arrived from the westward.

Cork 27 Jun 1814 arrived in Cove, their lower deck guns out, with troops from France.

Portsmouth 26 Jul 1814 arrived with troops from Bordeaux. Is ordered into harbour.

Portsmouth 4 Aug 1814 departed for Plymouth.

Plymouth 8 Aug 1814 Came in from Portsmouth.