|HMS Briseis (1808)|
|Builder:||John King, Upnor|
|Launched:||19 May 1808|
|Fate:||Wrecked 5 November 1816|
|Class & type:||Cherokee-class brig-sloop|
|Tons burthen:||239 bm|
|Length:||90 ft 3 in (27.51 m)|
|Beam:||24 ft 7 in (7.49 m)|
|Draught:||11 ft 0 in (3.35 m)|
|Complement:||75 men and boys|
8 x 18-pounder carronades|
2 x 6-pounder guns
Briseis appears as part of Jack Aubrey's squadron in Patrick O'Brian's The Hundred Days, where she is described as "the little Briseis, one of that numerous class called coffin-brigs" (however, the real Briseis did not serve in the Mediterranean, where the novel's action is set).
- Michael Phillips' Ships of the Old Navy
- Colledge, J. J.; Warlow, Ben (2006) . Ships of the Royal Navy: The Complete Record of all Fighting Ships of the Royal Navy (Rev. ed.). London: Chatham Publishing. ISBN 978-1-86176-281-8. OCLC 67375475.
- James, William (1837). The Naval History of Great Britain, from the Declaration of War by France in 1793, to the Accession of George IV. R. Bentley. http://www.pbenyon.plus.com/Naval_History/Index.html.
- "HMS Briseis". Index of 19th Century Naval Vessels. http://www.pbenyon.plus.com/18-1900/B/00678.html.
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