Richard Short


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service16.3.1690/91CSORN
Last Known Service29.5.1702CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
16.3.1690/91 CaptainCSORN
16.4.169130.9.1691Blaze (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
16921.1693Nonsuch (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
169421.10.1695Dover Prize (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
15.1.1694/9525.1.1694/95Appointed Commander-in-Chief — PlymouthADM 6/3
20.10.169525.9.1698Scarborough (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/96BWAS-1714
3.4.170129.5.1702Winchelsea (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/6/83BWAS-1603

Notes on Officer


Commisison as C-in-C PlymouthADM 6/3

Commission for Captain Richard Short Commander of his majesty's ship the Dover Prize to be Commander in Chief of his Majesty's ships and vessels at Plymouth to continue in force for ten dayes.




Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Saturday 28th of March 2020 11:31NedupJohn Innes
Saturday 28th of March 2020 06:15Tim OakleyBritish Sixth Rate frigate 'Vestal' (1779) (28)
Thursday 26th of March 2020 20:15Steve ManuelAmerican Privateer ship 'General Putnam' (1778) (20)
Thursday 26th of March 2020 08:36Tim OakleyEdward Hamilton Clark
Tuesday 24th of March 2020 01:15J R FreemanSir Thomas Teddeman (1620-1668)