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James Burney


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1772CSORN
WifeSally PayneTIMES
Last Known Service25.8.1815CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1772 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/6/258, ADM 6/87/314RNLPC
17.4.1773 LieutenantADM 6/20
2.10.1780 CommanderCSORN
2.10.178031.5.1781
Discovery (8) 1776-1797
British 8 Gun
Other Discovery Vessel
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/178
ADM 6/22
31.5.178118.6.1782
Defiance (20) 1781-1783
British 20 Gun
Hired Armed Vessel
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/294
ADM 6/22
18.6.1782 CaptainCSORN
18.6.17821784
Bristol (50) 1775-1810
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/482
BWAS-1714
20.6.1783 2nd Battle of Cuddalore 
6.9.1785 Married Sally at Chaffington, SurreyTIMES
23.4.1804 Superannuated CaptainCSORN
17.11.181417.8.1815
Aigle (36) 1801-1870
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Lieutenant
NBD1849


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Posted by C. Heathcote on Tuesday 18th of August 2020 02:27

HMS Adventure 1772-74
This was the second vessel in James Cook's Second Pacific expedition.
Mentioned in all literature on that historic expedition.

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