1741 Establishment 20-Gunner

NationalityGreat Britain
Nominal Guns20
Approved1741
DesignerJacob Ackworth (d.1748/49)
RateSixth Rate
TypeShip
Designed Crew140
Ships in Class17

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 90.00 Imperial Pound ( 40.82 kg)BWAS-1714
Upper Gun Deck20 x British 9-Pounder

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     112' 0"91' 6"32' 0"11' 0"498 3694
Lowestoffe (20) 24.8.1741Deptford - London 8.7.17422.2.1748/49Sold112' 0 ½"92' 4 ¼"32' 3 ½"11' 0"512 2294
Aldborough (20) 17.11.1741Liverpool - Lancashire 16.3.1742/4328.11.1749Sold111' 11"92' 0"32' 2"11' 0"506 3294
Alderney (20) 31.12.1741Kingston upon Hull - Yorkshire - The Humber 18.3.1742/4326.6.1749Sold111' 11"92' 0"32' 2"11' 0"506 3294
Phoenix (20) 9.11.1742Limehouse - London 27.7.17439.12.1762Sold112' 6 ¾"93' 0 ¾"32' 3"11' 0"514 1794
Sheerness (20) 7.1.1742/43Rotherhithe - London - Surrey 8.10.174326.7.1768Sold112' 0"92' 11"32' 1"11' 0"508 6994
Shoreham (20) 19.5.1743Kingston upon Hull - Yorkshire - The Humber 31.5.17444.4.1759Sold112' 8 ½"91' 6"32' 6"11' 0"514 794
Wager (20) 30.4.1743Rotherhithe - London - Surrey 2.6.174410.11.1763Sold112' 6"91' 7 ¼"32' 4 ¾"11' 0 ½"511 3594
Bridgewater (20) 13.12.1743Northam - Devon 13.10.174428.4.1758Burnt to avoid capture112' 2 ½"91' 6"32' 0 ½"11' 0"499 6494
Glasgow (20) 1.5.1744Kingston upon Hull - Yorkshire - The Humber 22.5.17458.4.1756Sold112' 2"91' 8"32' 2"11' 0"504 4794
Triton (20) 23.5.1744Bursledon - Hampshire 17.8.174528.4.1758Burnt to avoid capture112' 7 ½"91' 6"32' 1"11' 0"500 9294
Siren (20) 27.8.1744Limehouse - London 3.9.174526.1.1764Sold112' 2 ½"92' 2 ¾"32' 0 ⅝"11' 0 ½"503 9394
Mercury (20) 11.8.1744Liverpool - Lancashire 13.10.17457.8.1753Broken Up112' 3"91' 1 ¾"32' 3"11' 0"504 2394
Surprise (24) 11.8.1744Buckler's Hard - Hampshire 27.1.1745/4617.7.1770Sold112' 6"91' 10"32' 3"11' 1"508 494
Rye (20) 30.11.1744Chapel - Southampton 11.2.1745/4615.3.1763Sold112' 7"92' 0"32' 3 ½"11' 0"510 2694
Fox (20) 27.8.1744Bursledon - Hampshire 26.4.174611.9.1751Wrecked112' 2"91' 7"32' 1 ½"11' 0 ½"502 7094
Centaur (20) 19.6.1745Kingston upon Hull - Yorkshire - The Humber 11.6.174630.1.1761Sold112' 0"92' 6"32' 0"11' 0"503 7894
Deal Castle (20) 19.6.1745Liverpool - Lancashire 2.12.174630.7.1754Broken Up112' 2"92' 4"32' 1"11' 0"505 5194

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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