Charles Cotterel


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1712CSORN
A.K.A.CotterellRNLPC
Last Known Service28.7.1747CSORN
Date of Death28.7.1754CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1712 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/2/331RNLPC
7.7.1717 Lieutenant ADM 6/12/101ADM 6/12
7.7.171721.11.1717Barfleur (90), Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/12/101
Commission confirmed 26.7.1717
ADM 6/12
22.11.171727.2.1718/19Preston (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/12/107ADM 6/12
28.2.1718/195.6.1719Weymouth (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/12/154ADM 6/12
6.6.171927.5.1720Dover (40), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/12/183
Commission confirmed 19.11.1719
ADM 6/12
29.6.172118.3.1725/26Falkland (50), First Lieutenant ADM 6/13/14ADM 6/13
28.10.1722 Commander ADM 6/13/71CSORN
28.10.172221.5.1724Happy (6), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/71
Commission confirmed 15.5.1724
BWAS-1603
29.7.172528.6.1726Happy (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/91BWAS-1714
29.6.1726 Captain ADM 6/14/17CSORN
29.6.17266.12.1726Diamond (40), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/17
Commission confirmed 25.2.1728/29
BWAS-1603
26.2.1727/2815.2.1728/29Nottingham (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/17
Commission confirmed 25.2.1728/29
BWAS-1714
3.7.17317.9.1731Princess Louisa (40), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/84BWAS-1714
10.4.173225.1.1732/33Rose (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/104ADM 6/14
26.1.1732/3319.4.1735Lowestoffe (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/133BWAS-1714
18.4.1735 Preston (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/208BWAS-1603
17363.5.1737Rippon (60), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
15.5.173828.4.1740Canterbury (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/116BWAS-1714
26.8.174024.10.1743Lion (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/325BWAS-1714
4.3.1740/415.1741Operations against Cartagena 
12.6.174411.8.1745Royal George (100), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/320BWAS-1714
1.12.174428.4.1745Appointed Commander-in-Chief — River Medway and The Nore ADM 6/16/396ADM 6/16
20.5.174516.6.1745Appointed Commander-in-Chief — River Medway and The Nore ADM 6/16/481ADM 6/16
28.7.1747 Superannuated Rear-Admiral ADM 6/17/253ADM 6/17

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/13ADM 6/13 Commission and Warrent Book 1721 Feb.-1728 3 Oct. Archive
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/14ADM 6/14 Commission and Warrant Book 1728 4 Oct.-1735 23 Dec. Archive
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive
ADM 6/17ADM 6/17 Commission and Warrant Book 1745 18 Sep.-1751 Apr.  Archive

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Posted by Brian on Tuesday 19th of January 2016 18:34

Gentleman's Magazine 1732 Tuesday 23 - At a Court Martial at Portsmouth on board his Majesty's ship Dreadnought (Vice-Admiral Cavendish president) Captain Cotterel of the Rose, was muted? 3 months pay for the ill treatment of his ship's company, who were permitted to be discharged from their Captains service.
Friday 26 - Capt. Cotterel, late of the Rose, was appointed Captain of the Lowestoffe, and Captain Windham appointed Commander of the Rose.

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