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Sir Henry William Bayntun


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1766 - Algiers CSORN
First Known Service20.5.1775CSORN
Last Known Service10.1.1837CSORN
Date of Death16.12.1840 - Bath

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
20.5.177519.8.1775
Levant (28) 1758-1780
British 28 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Captain's Servant
ref:616
19.8.177515.10.1779
Levant (28) 1758-1780
British 28 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Midshipman
ref:616
15.10.177929.12.1782
Cleopatra (32) 1779-1814
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Midshipman
ref:616
5.8.1781 Battle of Dogger Bank 
29.12.17821.3.1783
Irresistible (74) 1782-1806
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Midshipman
ref:616
1.3.17839.4.1783
Syren (32) 1782-1822
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Able Seaman
ref:616
9.4.178315.4.1783
Formidable (98) 1777-1813
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Midshipman
ref:616
15.4.1783 Lieutenant ADM 6/23/160CSORN
15.4.178323.12.1784
Zebra (16) 1780-1812
British 16 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Lieutenant ADM 6/23/160
Issued by
Hugh PigotBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1787
, Barbados
Confirmed 11.11.1783
ref:616
4.12.178820.8.1790
Penelope (32) 1783-1797
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Second Lieutenant ADM 6/23/492
ref:616
30.8.17905.12.1790
Prince (98) 1788-1837
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Seventh Lieutenant ADM 6/24/63
ADM 6/24
5.12.179012.1792
Assistance (50) 1781-1802
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Lieutenant
ref:616
5.2.17933.11.1793
Duke (98) 1777-1843
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Lieutenant
ref:616
3.11.179329.1.1794
Ulysses (20) 1779-1816
British 20 Gun
5th Rate Ship
, Lieutenant
ref:616
29.1.17949.3.1794
Boyne (98) 1790-1795
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Lieutenant
ref:616
10.3.1794 Commander ADM 6/25/90ADM 6/25
10.3.17944.5.1794
Avenger (16) 1794-1802
British 16 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/90
Confirmed 27.9.1794
BWAS-1793
5.17947.1794
Undaunted (28) 1794-1795
British 28 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
4.5.1794 CaptainCSORN
1795 
Resource (28) 1778-1816
British 28 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
1806 Renamed "Enterprise"
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
9.179512.1795
Beaulieu (40) 1791-1806
British 40 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
7.17967.12.1796
Reunion (36) 1793-1796
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
1.17993.1801
Quebec (32) 1781-1816
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
4.1801 
Thunderer (74) 1783-1814
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
6.18031.1804
Cumberland (74) 1774-1804
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
25.7.1803 Capture of the Duquesne 
1.180411.1807
Leviathan (74) 1790-1848
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
18061807
Implacable (74) 1805-1949
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1943 Renamed "Foudroyant"
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
18072.1808
Africa (64) 1781-1814
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
5.18091810
Milford (74) 1809-1846
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
12.8.1812 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
4.6.1814 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
2.1.1815 Appointed Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
12.8.1819 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
19.7.1821 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
27.5.1825 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
22.7.1830 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
10.1.1837 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
25.10.1839 Appointed Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the BathCSORN


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Posted by Philip Stevens on Sunday 18th of February 2018 21:59

It looks as if this Leviathan accompanied the Speedwell on its voyage from Portsmouth to Malta in April 1804. Coleridge the poet was aboard Speedwell.

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