Scorpion Hall

Scorpion Hall (HM2FOQ)

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N 42° 7.009', W 79° 58.927'

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Launched at Presque Isle in the spring of 1813, the schooner Scorpion was commanded by Sailing Master Stephen Champlin during the Battle of Lake Erie on September 10, 1813. She carried a crew of 35 and was armed with two 32-pounders. The Scorpion fired the first and last shots of the battle, capturing two British schooners at the close of action. In September 1814 while on blockade duty, the Scorpion and Tigress were captured by the British. Renamed HMS Confiance, she served in the Royal Navy for the remainder of the war and was dismantled at Colborne Basin, Ontario.
Placed ByPennsylvania State University
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Date Added Monday, April 15th, 2019 at 8:04pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 584144 N 4663247
Decimal Degrees42.11681667, -79.98211667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 7.009', W 79° 58.927'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 7' 0.54000000000002" N, 79° 58' 55.62" W
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