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Edward Bowater


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service10.1775CSORN
Last Known Service4.6.1814CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
24.10.177526.2.1776
Quebec 1774-1776
British Unrated Cutter
, Acting Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 354/191/255
ADM354
26.2.1776 LieutenantCSORN
26.2.177611.9.1776
Quebec 1774-1776
British Unrated Cutter
, Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/160
ADM 6/21
13.2.1781 CommanderADM 6/22
13.2.178114.5.1782
Salamander (8) 1776-1783
British 8 Gun
Unrated Sloop
1778 Renamed "Salamander"
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/405
Issued by
Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1782
, Barbados
Confirmed 30.1.1782
BWAS-1714
5.9.1781 Battle of the Chesapeake 
14.5.178216.1.1783
Pelican (18) 1781-1783
British 18 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/468
BWAS-1714
16.1.1783 CaptainCSORN
16.1.178318.1.1783
Danae (32) 1779-1797
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/10
ADM 6/23
21.5.17931.1795
Regulus (44) 1785-1816
British 44 Gun
5th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/241
BWAS-1714
3.17969.1796
Trent (36) 1796-1823
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
9.179610.1797
Trent (36) 1796-1823
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
18.7.17983.1801
Magnificent (74) 1766-1804
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
3.18014.1802
Magnificent (74) 1766-1804
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
23.4.1804 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
9.11.1805 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
28.4.1808 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
28.4.1810 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
1.8.1811 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
4.6.1814 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN


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